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F�tbol! Why Soccer Matters in Latin America

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ISBN-10: 0813049385

ISBN-13: 9780813049380

Edition: 2014

Authors: Joshua H. Nadel

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GOOOOOOOOOOOOAL! "Lively and fascinating. Nadel shows beautifully how soccer and politics have long been deeply intertwined, serving both to further state agendas and open up space for protest and contestation."--Laurent Dubois, author of Soccer Empire "Thoughtful and engaging. Examining the history of the game, its powerful myths, and its engrossing reality, Nadel helps scholars, students, and fans to understand Latin Americans' passion for the world's sport."--Gregg Bocketti, Transylvania University "Here are the football cultures of Latin America in all their macho glory, but here too is the story of women's football and its challenge to Latino masculinities. Above all, here is an…    
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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: University Press of Florida
Publication date: 4/15/2014
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 292
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.188
Language: English