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Nationalism and Sporting Culture: A Media Analysis of Croatia’s Participation in the 1998 World Cup
(Brock University, 2013-12-16)
The past two centuries have witnessed the rise of nationalist movements and widespread nationalism. As these movements gained strength in Europe, sport played a role in their development. Media representations of sport ...
When the Beautiful Game Turns Ugly: A Study of Fan Experiences of Perceived Match Fixing in Soccer
(Brock University, 2014-10-24)
Limited academic attention has been given to the nexus between corruption in soccer and its impact on fandom. Consequently, the purpose of this qualitative study was to better understand the lived experiences of highly ...