Everyday masculinities and extreme sport

male identity and rock climbing
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Berg , Oxford, New York
Rock climbing, Sports -- Social aspects, Sports -- Psychological aspects, Masculinity, Men -- Ide
StatementVictoria Robinson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV200.2 .R64 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16975378M
ISBN 101845201361, 184520137X
ISBN 139781845201364, 9781845201371
LC Control Number2008030293

Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport presents the first in-depth study of rock climbing in the Uk, analysing what it reveals about the contemporary construction and performance of masculinity through of the key concerns of the book is the relationship between everyday masculinity and the pursuit of the extraordinary through by: Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport presents the first in-depth study of rock climbing in the UK, analysing what it reveals about the contemporary construction and performance of masculinity through of the key concerns of the book is the relationship between everyday masculinity and the pursuit of the extraordinary through sport.

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Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport presents the first in-depth study of rock climbing in the UK, analysing what it reveals about the contemporary construction and performance of masculinity. EVERYDAY MASCULINITIES AND EXTREME SPORT: MALE IDENTITY AND ROCK CLIMBING Victoria Robinson 1st ed New Hardcover Multiple Copies Available By: Robinson, Victoria Price $ ~ Regular $, You Save $ (98%) - Item # BK ().

Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport: Male Identity and Rock Climbing. Managing Leisure: Vol. 16, No. 2, pp. In response to a review of the book Everyday masculinities and extreme sport: male identity and rock climbing (), the author offers thoughts from a (critical) distance on two central issues.

In response to a review of the book Everyday masculinities and extreme sport: male identity and rock climbing (), the author offers thoughts from a (critical) distance on two central issues the review raised: namely, that of the status of ‘everyday data’ and the use of interviews as a research method.

The conclusions reached are that in research on sporting masculinities we need to interrogate the everyday. Author: Belinda Wheaton; Publisher: Routledge ISBN: Category: Sports & Recreation Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Since their emergence in the s, lifestyle sports (also referred to as action sport, extreme sports, adventure sports) have experienced unprecedented growth both in terms of participation and in their increased visibility across public and private space.

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By Ian Wellard. These everyday bodily performances are rehearsed and performed either successfully or unsuccessfully - and the consequences of these actions play a significant.

The book, with the working title “A Different Kind of Hard: Everyday Masculinities, Identity and Rock Climbing”, was published by Berg Publishers in without the obvious innuendo as Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport: Male Identity and Rock Climbing.

Robinsons book, reviewed here by Dr. Åke Nilsén, also a sociologist and. Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport presents the first in-depth study of rock climbing in the UK, analysing what it reveals about the contemporary construction and performance of masculinity through sport.

One of the key concerns of the book is the relationship between everyday masculinity and the pursuit of the extraordinary through sport. Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport presents the first in-depth study of rock climbing in the UK, analysing what it reveals about the contemporary construction and performance of masculinity through sport." "One of the key concerns of the book is the relationship between everyday masculinity and the pursuit of the extraordinary through sport.

VICTORIA ROBINSON Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Sheffield, UK. She is the author of Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport, co-author of Mundane Heterosexualities, and co-editor of Introducing Gender and Women's Studies. The book, with the working title “A Different Kind of Hard: Everyday Masculinities, Identity and Rock Climbing”, was published by Berg Publishers in without the obvious innuendo as Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport: Male Identity and Rock Climbing.

Robinsons book, reviewed here by Dr. Åke Nilsén, also a sociologist and researcher in the field of extreme sports, is a study of male climbers.

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Robinson, V. () Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport: Male Identity and Rock Climbing (Oxford: Berg). Google Scholar Robinson, V. () ‘Researching Everyday Sporting Masculinities: Thoughts from a (Critical) Distance’, Journal of Gender Studies, 19, – VICTORIA ROBINSON Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Sheffield, UK.

She is the author of Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport, co-author of Mundane Heterosexualities, and co-editor of Introducing Gender and Women's Studies.

JENNY HOCKEY Emeritus Professor of Sociology at Sheffield University, UK. Sport, Masculinities and Sexualities examines the impact of decreasing cultural homophobia on both gay and straight male athletes.

It suggests that the study of sport, masculinities and sexualities emerged during a time of extreme homophobia&#; the Cultural homophobia.

Victoria Robinson, PhD, is reader in sociology at the University of Sheffield, research interests are extreme sport, rock climbing in particular; gender and sexualities; and men and masculinities.

Her published works include Everyday Masculinities: Male Identity and Rock Climbing; Heterosexualities: From Theory to Practices; and Maculinities in Transition. Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport: Male Identity and Rock Climbing Victoria Robinson Oxford: Berg Publishers (Åke Nilsén ) Extreme Landscapes of Leisure: Not a Hap-Hazardous Sport Patrick Laviolette Aldershot, Hamps.: Ashgate Publishing (Halvdan Haugsbakken ).

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His books include Power at Play: Sports and the Problem of Masculinity (), Sex, Violence, and Power in Sports: Rethinking Masculinity (), and Politics of Masculinities: Men in Movements (). He has conducted several studies on gender in televised sports, and is a Past President of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport.

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Always update books hourly, if not looking, search in the book search column. Enjoy % FREE. 📒 Masculinities And Place by Andrew g: extreme sport. Part 1: Representing masculinities in sport analyses media representations of men’s sports, exploring the variety and complexity of concepts of masculinity.

Part 2: Transgressing femininities in sport makes use of case studies to examine the experiences of women in. Part of the Global Culture and Sport Series book series (GCS) Abstract of rock climbing. In V. Robinson (Ed.), Special issue of sheffield online papers in social research, 'gender and extreme sports: The case of climbing.

August, Is 1– Everyday masculinities and extreme sport: Male identity and rock climbing. Oxford: Berg. masculinities. On a global scale, hegemonic masculinity is a representation of society’s ideal of how male behaviour military and sports symbolisms proliferate in all forms of media including video games, all enhancing the The increasing global popularity of skateboarding, snowboarding, motocross racing and extreme sports.

***Everyday Masculinities is still recruiting year old men for a PhD project on what it's like to be a man in *** Please get in touch if you would be happy to take part in a group discussion with of your friends for an hour. Each participant will be reimbursed £ EVERYDAY MASCULINITIES AND EXTREME SPORT: MALE IDENTITY AND ROCK CLIMBING Victoria Robinson 1st ed New Paperback Multiple Copies Available By: Robinson, Victoria Price $ ~ Regular $, You Save $ (98%) - Item # BK Her recent books include Masculinities in Transition (, with Jenny Hockey) and Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport ().

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