New PDF release: Cricket, Race and the 2007 World Cup (Sport in the Global

By Boria Majumdar,Jon Gemmell

ISBN-10: 0415371643

ISBN-13: 9780415371643

ISBN-10: 0415494583

ISBN-13: 9780415494588

Cricket has been topic to a couple of adjustments during the last two decades. we will be able to now not speak of a game specific to an out-dated English lifestyle. Cricket has develop into international and has to exist in the worldwide setting. basically the area video game has develop into commercialised. This choice of essays assesses the advancements inside significant taking part in international locations among the realm Cups. will we now dwell in an international the place commercialism is the first think about making a choice on activities, or are wider ancient prejudices nonetheless obtrusive? trying to resolution those questions, Cricket, Race & the 2007 global Cup focuses on racial and ethnic tensions and their position within the new globalized, cricketing environment.

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