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Rugby Union and Globalization

An Odd-Shaped World

  • John Harris
Book

Part of the Global Culture and Sport book series (GCS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
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  10. Back Matter
    Pages 151-168

About this book

Introduction

In 1995 rugby union finally became a professional sport following more than a century as an amateur game. This book offers a critical analysis of the sport in the professional era and assesses the relationship between the local and the global in contemporary rugby union.

Keywords

globalization migration Sport sports

Authors and affiliations

  • John Harris
    • 1
  1. 1.Kent State UniversityUSA

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