A Game of Two Halves : Football Fandom, Television and Globalisation

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Professional football is one of the most popular television genres worldwide, attracting the support of millions of fans, and the sponsorship of powerful companies. In A Game of Two Halves, Sandvoss considers footballs relationship with television, its links with transnational capitalism, and the importance of football fandom in forming social and cultural identities around the globe. He presents the phenomenon of football as a reflection postmodern culture and globalization.Through a series of case studies, based in ethnographic audience research, Sandvoss explores the motivations and pleasures of football fans, the intense bond formed between supporters and their clubs, the implications of football consumption on political discourse and citizenship, football as a factor of cultural globalisation, and the pivotal role of football and television in a postmodern cultural order.
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Author: Cornel Sandvoss

Format: Paperback | 224 pages

Dimensions:156 x 234 x 17.53mm | 340g

Publication Date: 10 Nov 2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd

Language: English

ISBN 10: 0415314852

ISBN 13: 9780415314855