Sex Power and the Games

  • Kath Woodward

Part of the Genders and Sexualities in the Social Sciences book series (GSSS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Kath Woodward
    Pages 44-70
  3. Kath Woodward
    Pages 71-99
  4. Kath Woodward
    Pages 100-121
  5. Kath Woodward
    Pages 122-152
  6. Kath Woodward
    Pages 153-177
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 191-205

About this book


This book explores the social and cultural impact of the Olympic Games, examining gender and sport, the inequalities between nations and people and at what the Games offer and how they are changing, in relation to spectacles, spectatorship and culture, including the links between art and sport.


culture gender Nation Sex Sport

Authors and affiliations

  • Kath Woodward
    • 1
  1. 1.Open UniversityUK

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