Transnational Mobilities in Action Sport Cultures

  • Holly¬†Thorpe

Part of the Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship Series book series (MDC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction: Transnational Mobilities and Action Sport Cultures: Conceptual, Theoretical and Methodological Considerations

  3. Transnational Action Sport Cultural Networks

  4. Action Sport Migration and Transnational Mobilities

  5. Action Sport (Im)mobilities in Disrupted and Conflicted Spaces

  6. Conclusion

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 280-332

About this book

Introduction

This book contributes to recent debates in transnationalism, mobilities and migration studies by offering the first in-depth sociological examination of the global phenomenon of action sports and the transnational networks and connections being established within and across local contexts around the world.

Keywords

digital media Memo migration Nation nationalism politics sociology Sport transformation Transnational

Authors and affiliations

  • Holly¬†Thorpe
    • 1
  1. 1.University of WaikatoNew Zealand

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230390744
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-35136-7
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-39074-4
  • About this book