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Title Sport and its female fans [electronic resource] / edited by Kim Toffoletti and Peter Mewett.
Publication Info. New York : Routledge, 2012.

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Description 1 online resource.
Series Routledge research in sport, culture and society ; 17.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Stoic observers or fanatic fans? Women ice hockey spectators in 1930s North America / Russell Field -- The ladies stand / Fiona Allon -- 'Forever ultras' : female football support in Italy / Rinella Cere -- Women fans of the rodeo : circuit friends, helpmates and buckle bunnies / Carol Y. Thompson and Craig J. Forsyth -- The meaning of sport in the lives of 'hot' and 'cool' female fans of football and rugby union / Stacey Pope -- "Oh yes, he is hot" : female football fans and the sexual objectification of sportsmen's bodies / Kim Toffoletti and Peter Mewett -- Fantasy, fun and identity construction among female fans of rugby union / Camilla Obel -- Reading the commodified female sports fan : interrogating strategic dirt and characterization in commercial narratives / Lawrence A. Wenner -- How do women talk sports? Women sports fans in a blog community / Marie Hardin and Erin Whiteside -- Empowerment through sport? Female fans, women's sport, and the construction of gendered fandom / Lindsey Meân.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Sports spectators.
Women -- Social life and customs.
Sports -- Sociological aspects.
Gender identity.
Added Author Toffoletti, Kim.
Mewett, Peter.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780415883818 0415883814 (DLC) 2012007169
ISBN 1136234845 (electronic bk.)
9781136234842 (electronic bk.)
9780415883818 (hardback)
0415883814 (hardback)
OCLC # EBC1047129
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