Mass Observing sport

Courage, Fiona and Scantlebury, Jessica (2013) Mass Observing sport. In: Recording leisure lives: sports, spectacles and spectators in 20th century Britain. LSA Publication (121). Leisure Studies Association, London, pp. 1-13. ISBN 9781905369324

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Abstract

An overview of the studies undertaken on sport and the field of leisure by Mass Observation between 1937 and mid 1950s and from 1981 to the present day. Using examples drawn directly from the Mass Observation Archive, this paper demonstrates how the Archive can provide researchers with the opportunity to study sporting themes and attitudes.

Item Type: Book Section
Schools and Departments: Professional Services > Library
Subjects: D History General and Old World > DA History of Great Britain
Depositing User: Fiona Courage
Date Deposited: 27 Jun 2013 11:48
Last Modified: 28 Jun 2013 11:50
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/45524

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