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The Impact of Digital Culture on Women in Sport

  • Katie Lebel
  • Ann Pegoraro
  • Alanna Harman
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Abstract

This chapter presents the results from several research projects related to women in sport and their interaction with social media platforms. The purpose is to provide a comprehensive look at some of the issues currently being faced by sportswomen, while providing a deeper understanding of the impact of digital culture on this demographic and generating insight into the negotiation of gender in the digital sport landscape.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Ted Rogers School of ManagementRyerson UniversityTorontoCanada
  2. 2.School of Human KineticsLaurentian UniversitySudburyCanada
  3. 3.Kinesiology & Physical EducationWilfrid Laurier UniversityWaterlooCanada

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