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Sports CriminologyA Critical Criminology of Sport and Games$
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Nic Groombridge

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9781447323150

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: January 2017

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781447323150.001.0001

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The second half: critical criminological theory and sport

The second half: critical criminological theory and sport

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(p.73) Five The second half: critical criminological theory and sport
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Sports Criminology
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Nic Groombridge

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Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447323150.003.0005

This chapter takes up the ‘story’ of criminology by examining the new, radical and marxist criminologies that mention but do not study sport - save some work on football hooligans - which leads to a consideration of left realism. Issues of gender are raised throughout the book but here specifically feminist perspectives and those of the emerging masculinities literature examine violence by sports meant towards women (including the ‘Super Bowl’ effect.) Consideration is given to cultural criminology and to emerging green and queer perspectives.

Keywords:   masculinities, feminist, marxist, realism, violence

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