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Sport and International Development

  • Roger Levermore
  • Aaron Beacom

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

About this book

Introduction

Investigating the capacity of sport to act both as a conduit for traditional development assistance activities and as an agent for change in its own right, this book argues that sport can contribute to the development process, particularly where traditional development approaches have difficulty in engaging with communities.

Keywords

development development aid gender Nation politics Sport

Editors and affiliations

  • Roger Levermore
    • 1
  • Aaron Beacom
    • 2
  1. 1.Football Industry GroupUniversity of Liverpool Management SchoolUK
  2. 2.University College Plymouth, St. Mark & St. JohnUK

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