© 2013

Sporting Times


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Kath Woodward
    Pages 1-14
  3. Kath Woodward
    Pages 15-29
  4. Kath Woodward
    Pages 30-45
  5. Kath Woodward
    Pages 46-63
  6. Kath Woodward
    Pages 64-80
  7. Kath Woodward
    Pages 81-93
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 94-104

About this book


Written against the backdrop of the 2012 London Olympics, this book examines the idea of 'time' in sport, using time as a conceptual lens to explore movement, bodies, sports reporting, memory, disability, technology and the role of the past and the future in sport.


memory methodology methods Sport sports technology

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Open UniversityUK

About the authors

Kath Woodward is Professor of Sociology and Head of Department in the Sociology Department at the Open University, UK. Her interests bring together feminist theory, gender studies and sport. She is author of Boxing, Masculinity and Identity, Social Sciences: The Big Issues, Why Feminism Matters, Embodied Sporting Practices, and Sex, Power and the Games.

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