Sport, Politics and Society in the Arab World

  • Mahfoud Amara

Part of the Global Culture and Sport book series (GCS)

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This book explores the significance of sport in the understanding of past and current societal dynamics in the Arab world. It examines sport in relation to cultural, political and economic changes in the Arab World, including nation-state building, the formation of national identity and international relations in post-colonial context.


complexity conflict identity international relations Nation national identity politics society Sport

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  • Mahfoud Amara
    • 1
  1. 1.Loughborough UniversityUK

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