• Tomas Peterson
  • Katarina Schenker


There is a general lack both of knowledge of social entrepreneurship related to sport and of policies for social entrepreneurship. The authors of this anthology have studied and evaluated different forms of sporting activity. On the basis of a large number of cases, they have formulated theses relevant to the understanding of social entrepreneurship in a Swedish context. The editors introduce the structure of the anthology and the content of each chapter.


Social entrepreneurship The Nordic sports model People’s movement Democratic fostering Competition fostering Sports policy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tomas Peterson
    • 1
  • Katarina Schenker
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Sport ScienceMalmö UniversityMalmöSweden
  2. 2.Department of Sport ScienceLinnæus UniversityVäxjöSweden

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