A Contemporary History of Women's Sport, Part One: Sporting by Jean Williams

By Jean Williams

This book is an ancient survey of women’s sport from 1850-1960. It seems to be at many of the more moderen methodological methods to writing activities heritage and increases questions on how the background of women’s recreation has up to now been formed by means of educational writers. Questions explored during this textual content comprise: What are the clean views and newly to be had assets for the historian of women’s recreation? How do those take ahead proven debates on women’s position in wearing tradition and what novel methods do they recommend? How can our appreciation of favor, go back and forth, foodstuff and scientific background be complex by means of women’s involvement in activity? How do we use many of the present principles and methodologies within the contemporary literature at the historical past and sociology of activity with a view to glance afresh at women’s participation? Jean Williams’s unique study on those subject matters and extra may be an invaluable source for students within the fields of activities, women’s reviews, background and sociology.

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