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Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Robin Kietlinski
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-16 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

In 'Japanese Women and Sport', Robin Kietlinski sets out to problematize the hegemonic image of the delicate Japanese woman, highlighting an overlooked area in the history of modern Japan. Previous studies of gender in the Japanese context do not explore the history of female participation in sport, and recent academic
Japanese Women and Sport
Language: en
Pages: 187
Authors: Robin Kietlinski
Categories: Electronic books
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

In 'Japanese Women and Sport', Robin Kietlinski sets out to problematize the hegemonic image of the delicate Japanese woman, highlighting an overlooked area in the history of modern Japan. Previous studies of gender in the Japanese context do not explore the history of female participation in sport, and recent academic
Japanese Women and Sport
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Robin Kietlinski
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

In 'Japanese Women and Sport', Robin Kietlinski sets out to problematize the hegemonic image of the delicate Japanese woman, highlighting an overlooked area in the history of modern Japan. Previous studies of gender in the Japanese context do not explore the history of female participation in sport, and recent academic
Women and Sport in Asia
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Rosa Lopez De D'Amico, Maryam Koushkie Jahromi, Maria Luisa M. Guinto
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-31 - Publisher: Routledge

This is the first book to survey the participation of women in sport and physical education across Asia, from the Middle East and South Asia through to the Asia-Pacific region. Covering sport and physical activity at all levels, from school-based PE and community sport to elite, high-performance sport, the book
International Encyclopedia of Women and Sports: H-R
Language: en
Pages: 1428
Authors: Karen Christensen, Allen Guttmann, Gertrud Pfister
Categories: Sports for women
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Macmillan Library Reference

"No other encyclopedia covers the world of women in international sports with such depth, currency, and detail. This three-volume, illustrated reference set provides articles on all aspects of the history and the current state of women's sports. Included are more than 230 biographies, 170 individual and group sports, and 75