Women’s Cricket and Global Processes

The Emergence and Development of Women’s Cricket as a Global Game

  • Philippa Velija

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Philippa Velija
    Pages 1-23
  3. Philippa Velija
    Pages 145-157
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 159-178

About this book


How can the diffusion and development of women's cricket as a global sport be explained? Women 's Cricket and Global Processes considers the emergence and growth of women's cricket around the world and seeks to provide a sociological explanation for how and why the women's game has developed the way it has.


gender Nation organization sociology Sport women

Authors and affiliations

  • Philippa Velija
    • 1
  1. 1.York St John UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137323521
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-58107-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-32352-1
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