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The Palgrave Handbook of Feminism and Sport, Leisure and Physical Education

  • Louise Mansfield
  • Jayne Caudwell
  • Belinda Wheaton
  • Beccy Watson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Louise Mansfield, Jayne Caudwell, Belinda Wheaton, Beccy Watson
    Pages 1-15
  3. Challenges and Transformations in Women’s Leisure, Sport and Physical Education Movements

  4. Feminist Epistemologies, Methodologies and Method

  5. Feminist Theories of Sport, Leisure and Physical Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 351-351
    2. Jayne Caudwell, Belinda Wheaton, Beccy Watson, Louise Mansfield
      Pages 353-356
    3. Samantha King
      Pages 375-391
    4. Simone Fullagar, Adele Pavlidis
      Pages 447-462
    5. Leslie Heywood
      Pages 463-477
    6. Letisha Engracia Cardoso Brown
      Pages 479-495
  6. Contemporary Feminist Issues in Sport, Leisure and Physical Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 515-515
    2. Louise Mansfield, Jayne Caudwell, Belinda Wheaton, Beccy Watson
      Pages 517-522
    3. Lyndsay M. C. Hayhurst, Lisa McIntosh Sundstrom, Devra Waldman
      Pages 589-607
    4. Aarti Ratna, Sumaya Farooq Samie, Katherine Jamieson, Stanley Thangaraj
      Pages 627-648
    5. Ann Travers
      Pages 649-665
    6. Hayley Fitzgerald, Scarlett Drury, Annette Stride
      Pages 667-680
    7. Heather J. Gibson, Mona Mirehie
      Pages 681-697
    8. Holly Thorpe
      Pages 699-719
  7. Feminist Praxis in Sport, Leisure and Physical Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 721-721
    2. Jayne Caudwell, Louise Mansfield, Beccy Watson, Belinda Wheaton
      Pages 723-727

About this book

Introduction

This handbook provides an original, comprehensive and unparalleled overview of feminist scholarship in sport, leisure and physical education. It captures the complexities of past, current and future developments in feminism while highlighting its theoretical, methodological and empirical applications. It also critically engages with policy and practice issues for women and girls taking part in sport and leisure pursuits and in physical education provision.

The Palgrave Handbook of Feminism and Sport, Leisure and Physical Education is international in scope and includes the work of established and emerging feminist scholars. It will be of interest to students and scholars across a range of disciplines, including sociology, gender studies, sport sciences, and sports business and management.

Keywords

education feminism philosophy Feminism in Sport Feminism in Leisure Feminism in Physical Education Sporting Females Black Feminism and Sport Emotion and Affect in Sport

Editors and affiliations

  • Louise Mansfield
    • 1
  • Jayne Caudwell
    • 2
  • Belinda Wheaton
    • 3
  • Beccy Watson
    • 4
  1. 1.Brunel UniversityLondonUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Bournemouth UniversityPooleUnited Kingdom
  3. 3.University of WaikatoHamiltonNew Zealand
  4. 4.Leeds Beckett UniversityLeedsUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/978-1-137-53318-0
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2018
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Social Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-53317-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-53318-0
  • Buy this book on publisher's site