Topic: Sociology of sport

The topical pages gather articles, book reviews and other material from about a particular topic of sport studies, such as ”action sports”, “sport history”, “gender, sex and sports” or “tennis”. The topical page contains links to published texts relevant to the topic in question.


Aalberg, Ruben Ringereide & Stig Arve Sæther Trøndelag – verdens beste «skinasjon»? En undersøkelse av hvordan representanter fra regionen forstår sin egen suksess som dominerende skiidrettsregion i Norge (131024)
Agergaard, Sine & Lars Tore Ronglan Player Migration and Talent Development in Elite Sports Teams: A comparative analysis of inbound and outbound career trajectories in Danish and Norwegian women’s handball (published 150428  in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum, Vol 6, 2015)
Andersson, Mette Multikulturelle representanter mellom nasjonal og global toppidrett (041012)
Andreasson, Jesper Mellan svett och mascara: Maskulinitet i ett kvinnligt fotbollslag (060913)
Andreasson, Jesper Between Performance  and Beauty: Towards a sociological understanding of trajectories to drug use in a gym and bodybuildning context (published in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum, Vol 4, 2013)
Andreasson, Jesper & Thomas Johansson From exercise to “exertainment”: Body techniques and body philosophies within a differentiated fitness culture (published 150513  in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum, Vol 6, 2015)
Apelmo, Elisabet ”Från det att jag var liten har det alltid varit boll.” Om konstruktionen av femininitet bland elitsatsande fotbollstjejer (051005)
Apelmo, Elisabet ”Shit, jag kan också lyckas”: Om genus, funktionshinder och idrottande kroppar (070228)
Barker, Dean, Anthony Rossi, Uwe Pühse Managing Teams: Comparing Organizational and Sport Psychological Approaches to Teamwork (published in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum Vol. 1, 2010)
Bjørner, Tomas ‘You’ve been in the house too long, she said, and I naturally fled’: An analysis of habitus among Danish e-sport players (published in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum Vol. 5, 2014)
Carlsson, Bo Vad bör idrottssociologin göra? (150210)
Carlsson, Bo & Martin Svensson Masterchef and the ‘Sportification’ of Popular Culture… and Society (150930)
Johan Carlsson Authenticity – a major concern in sports (170515)
Dumas, Alex & Sophie Laforest Intergenerational Conflict: What can skateboarding tell us about the struggles for legitimacy in the field of sports? (080409)
Eichberg, Henning Kropsligt demokrati: Mellemfolkelig anerkendelse og udvikling gennem idræt (110420)
Eichberg, Henning Review Essay: Individuals? Factors? Definitions? The sociological abstraction of the body (published 2014-11-10, in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum Vol 5, 2014)
Ekholm, David Research on Sport as a Means of Crime Prevention in a Swedish Welfare Context: A Literature Review (published 131017  in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum, Vol 4, 2013)
Enoksen, Eystein, Per Göran Fahlström, Bjørn Tore Johansen, Carl-Axel Hageskog, Jens Behrend Christensen & Rune Høigaard Perceptions of leadership behavior and the relationship to athletes among ­Scandinavian coaches (published in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum Vol. 5, 2014)
Fasting, K., C. Brackenridge &G. Kjølberg Using Court Reports to Enhance Knowledge of Sexual Abluse in Sport: A Norwegian Case Study (published in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum Vol. 4, 2013)
Hanssen, Petter Remen Kæm e kongen? En undersøkelse av kjønnskonstruksjoner i NRKs sportsrevy (130529)
Hanstad, Dag Vidar & Eivind ÅSkille Does Elite Sport Develop Mass Sport? A Norwegian Case Study (published in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum March 31, 2010)
Hjelm, Jonny The Aristocratic Taste for Sport among Swedish Sport Researchers (published in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum Vol 8 2017, 2017-03-02)
Håman, Linn, Natalie Barker-Ruchti, Göran Patriksson & Eva-Carin Lindgren The framing of orthorexia nervosa in Swedish daily newspapers: A longitudinal qualitative content analysis (published in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum Vol. 7, 2016)
Jakobsen, Arne Martin How can a Sports Team Go From Good to Great and Then Turn Great Results into Enduring Great Results (131212)
Jonsson, Cecilia, Marie Eriksson & Evelina Källberg Gymnastikflickor och ishockeybrudar – genus i två idrottsföreningar (150414)
Jönsson, Emelie ’’Vi säger hej och välkommen, på med skorna’’: En kvalitativ studie om hur idrottsföreningar bemöter nyanlända invandrare (161116)
Kilger, Magnus & Mats Börjesson Searching for Talent: The Construction of Legitimate Selection in Sports (published 151013 in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum Vol. 6, 2015)
Kristiansen, Elsa, Eivind Å. Skille & Dag Vidar Hanstad From Community Based Identities to Individual Benefits for Volunteers: A Comparison of Three Sporting Events  (published in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum Vol. 5, 2014)
Nevala, Arto Lokal och global fotboll? Aspekter på sociologisk forskning om fotboll i Finland (041109)
Netland, Katrine O., Vidar Schei & Therese E. Sverdrup The Winner Takes All: A Qualitative Study of cooperation on Cycling Teams (published in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum Vol. 3, 2012)
Nygård, Stig-Ivan, Egil Galaaen Gjølme & Stig Leirdal Personlig Trener – nåtid og fremtid (150507)
Pedersen, Henrik & Lone Friis Thing ”Løb for livet”: En teoretisk sociologisk analyse af løbekultur (DAN 160914)
Peterson, Tomas The double articulation of the Relative Age Effect on Swedish Football players (141216)
Pilgaard, Maja Teenageres idrætsdeltagelse i moderne hverdagsliv (published in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum Vol. 3, 2012, pp. 71–95)
Ronglan, Lars Tore Coaching – en sak for idrettssosiologien? (110309)
Sund, Bill Fotbollens mäktiga globalisering (SWE 151221)
Sæther, Stig Arve Høye ambisjoner og riktig studievalg – eneste vei til en fotballkarriere? (130213)
Tangen, Jan Ove Forskning på demokrati og makt i den frivillige idretten i Norge – noen refleksjoner(091111)
Thing, Lone F. Motion på recept – er en svær pille at sluge! En sociologisk diskussion af motion som behandling i velfærdsstaten (050419)
Ulseth, Anne-Lene Bakken & Ørnulf Seippel Fitness, Class and Culture: Social Inequality in Fitness Centres (111123)
Vettenniemi, Erkki Paradise (Totally) Lost: Kalevi Heinilä’s Totalization Theory Revisited (100901)
Vinther, Sidsel Brædder  & Lone Friis Thing Krop og Træning i Kilo Killers (150310)
Wagner, Ulrik The Publishing Game: The dubious mission of evaluating research and measuring performance in a cross-disciplinary field (published 2016-05-18, in Scandinavian Sport Studies Forum Vol 7, 2016)
Zirin, Dave Calling Sports Sociology Off the Bench (081126)


21st Century Jocks: Sporting Men and Contemporary Heterosexuality Eric Andersson Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2014 (Marie Larneby 141113)
forsyth_gilesAboriginal Peoples and Sport in Canada: Historical Foundations and Contemporary Issues Janice Forsyth & Audrey R. Giles (red) Vancouver, BC: UBC Press 2013 (Helge Chr. Pedersen 150121)
Alkohol i den danske idrætsverden – mellem vision og virkelighed Solveig Skovmose Vinther Århus: Aarhus Universitet 2011 (Henning Eichberg 130322)
Animals, Work, and the Promise of Interspecies Solidarity Kendra Coulter Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2015 (Susanna Hedenborg 160526)
The Anthropology of Sport and Human Movement: A Biocultural Perspective Robert R. Sands & Linda R. Sands (red) Lanham, MD: Lexington Books 2010 (Kalle Jonasson 140523)
Artistic Impressions: Figure Skating, Masculinity, and the Limits of Sport Mary Louise Adams Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press 2011 (Anna Maria Hellborg 111012)
Athletes’ Careers Across Cultures Natalia B.  Stambulova & Tatiana V. Ryba (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2013 (Sepand Mashreghi 141211)
Bicycling beyond the Divide: Two Journeys into the West Daryl Farmer Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press 2012 (Bill Sund 141024)
Bodies of Discourse: Sports Stars, Media and the Global Public Cornel Sandvoss, Michael Real & Alina Bernstein (red) Bern: Peter Lang Publishing Group 2012 (John Hellström 130502)
The Body and Everyday Life Helen Thomas Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2013 (Mats Franzén 140530)
The Body and Social Theory: Third Edition Chris Shilling London: Sage Publications 2012 (Henning Eichberg 141110)
Body, town planning, and participation: The roles of young people and sport Antonio Borgogni Jyväskylä: University of Jyväskylä 2012 (Henning Eichberg 130307)
Capitalism and Sport: Politics, Protest, People and Play Michael Lavalette (red) London: Bookmarks Publication 2013 (Russell Holden 140923)
Children and Organised Sport Kate Alexander & Anne Stafford Edinburgh: Dunedin Academic Press 2011 (Karin Redelius 130906)
A Companion to Sport David L. Andrews & Ben Carrington (red) Oxford, Oxon.: Wiley Blackwell 2013 (Alan Bairner 140425)
Consuming Football in Late Modern Life Kevin Dixon Aldershot, Hamps.: Ashgate Publishing 2013 (Arve Hjelseth 140917)
Contemporary Issues in Physical Education: International Perspectives Ken Hardman & Ken Green (red) Maidenhead, Berks.: Meyer & Meyer Sport  (Claes Annerstedt 130614)
Counterpunch: The Cultural Battles over Heavyweight Prizefighting in the American West Meg Frisbee Seattle: University of Washington Press 2016 (Anne Tjønndal 170131)
Critical Readings in Bodybuilding Adam Locks & Niall Richardson (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2012 (Jesper Andreasson 140311)
The Cultural Politics of Lifestyle Sports Belinda Wheaton Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2013 (Kalle Jonasson 170426)
The Cultural Politics of Post-9/11 American Sport: Power, Pedagogy and the Popular Michael Silk Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2012 (Rasmus Storm 121010)
Defining Sport: Conceptions and Borderlines Shawn E. Klein (red) Lanham, MD: Lexington Books 2017 (Anne Tjønndal 170517)
Delivering Olympic and Elite Sport in a Cross Cultural Context: From Beijing to London Fan Hong & Lu Zhouziang (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2015 (Jon Helge Lesjø 170119)
Demystifying Talent Management: A Critical Approach to the Realities of Talent Billy Adamsen Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2016 (Inge Kryger Pedersen 160608)
Design for Sport Anxo Cereijo Roibás, Emmanuel Stamatakis & Ken Black (red) Farnham, Surrey: Gower 2011 (Karl Palmås 121121)
Deviance and Social Control in Sport Michael Atkinson & Kevin Young Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics 2008 (Inge Kryger Pedersen 091216)
Doping and Public Health Nader Ahmadi, Arne Ljungqvist & Göran Svedsäter (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2016 (Ask Vest Christiansen 170518)
Endurance Running: A socio-cultural examination William Bridel, Pirkko Markula & Jim Denison (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2016 (Øyvind Førland Standal 160428)
Ethnomethodology at Play Peter Tolmie & Mark Rouncefield (red) Aldershot, Hamps.: Ashgate Publishing 2013 (Björn Sjöblom 140821)
Ethnosport: The End of Decline Alexey Kylasov Münster: Lit Verlag 2015 (Henning Eichberg 160519)
Examining Sports Development Mike Collins (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2010 (Björn Sandahl 121010)
spracklen-kExploring Sports and Society: A critical introduction for students Karl Spracklen Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2015 (Håvard Bergesen Dalen 160203)
Fame to Infamy: Race, Sport, and the Fall from Grace David C. Ogden & Joel Nathan Rosen (red) Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi 2010 (Wendy Varney 120215)
The Fantasy Sport Industry: Games within games Andrew C. Billings & Brody J. Ruihley Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2014 (Shawn E. Klein 141003)
FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association): The Men, the Myths and the Money Alan Tomlinson Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2014 (Arve Hjelseth 150326)
Fit for Consumption: Sociology and the Business of Fitness Jennifer Smith Maguire Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2008 (Henning Eichberg 081001)
choFootball in Asia: History, Culture and Business Younghan Cho (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2015 (Bill Sund 151221)
Fortellinger om doping og kroppskultur Bjørn Barland Oslo: Cappelen Damm Akademisk 2016 (Morten Renslo Sandvik 160427)
Gender and Equestrian Sport: Riding Around the World Miriam Adelman & Jorge Knijnik (red) Dordrecht: Springer 2013 (Petra Andersson 140304)
Gender and Sport: Changes and Challenges Gertrud Pfister & Mari Kristin Sisjord (red) Münster: Waxmann 2013 (Helena Tolvhed 140313)
The Global Football League: Transnational Networks, Social Movements and Sport in the New Media Age Peter Millward Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2011 (David Holt Olsen 130131)
Global Perspectives on Football in Afrika: Visualising the Game Susann Baller, Giorgio Miescher & Ciraj Rassool (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2014 (Bill Sund 151221)
Globalising Women’s Football: Europe, Migration and Professionalization Jean Williams Bern: Peter Lang Publishing Group 2013 (Mattias Melkersson 140228)
woodwardGlobalizing Boxing Kath Woodward London: Bloomsbury 2015 (Anne Tjønndal 160104)
Globalization and Football Richard Giulianotti & Roland Robertson London: Sage Publications 2009 (Bo Carlsson 101103)
Globalizing Cricket: Englishness, Empire and Identity Dominic Malcolm London: Bloomsbury 2013 (Russell Holden 130417)
Grundbog i idrætssociologi Lone Friis Thing & Ulrik Wagner (red) København: Munksgaard Danmark 2011 (Arve Hjelseth 121121)
Health and Elite Sport: Is High Performance Sport a Healthy Pursuit? Joseph Baker, Parissa Safai & Jessica Fraser-Thomas (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2015 (Suzanne Lundvall 160407)
Hoop Dreams on Wheels: Disability and the Competitive Wheelchair Athlete Ronald J. Berger Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2009 (Oskar Krantz 100310)
Huliganlandskapet: Medier, våld och maskuliniteter Aage Radmann Malmö: Malmö högskola 2013 (Hans Kristian Hognestad 130320)
Hvordan er idrett mulig? Skisse til en idrettssosiologi Jan Ove Tangen Kristiansand: Høyskoleforlaget 2004 (David Hoff 050914)
Idrett og anlegg i endring: Oppslutning om idrettsaktiviteter og bruk av idrettsanlegg i den norske befolkningen Kolbjørn Rafoss & Gunnar Breivik Oslo: Akilles 2010 (Jens Høyer-Kruse 120919)
Idrettsdemokratiet: Makt og styring i idretten Bernard Enjolras & Ragnhild Holmen Waldahl Olso: Akilles 2009 (Bjarne Ibsen 091216)
Idrettssosiologi: Sportens ekspansjon i det moderne samfunn Jon Helge Lesjø Oslo: Abstrakt Forlag 2008 (Hallgeir Gammelsæter 090606)
wiren-akessonIdrottens akademisering: Idrottsvetenskaplig kunskap inom forskning, utbildning och på arbetsmarknaden Joakim Wirén Åkesson Malmö: Malmö högskola 2014 (Bjarne Ibsen 151014)
Idræt og køn. Temanummer av Dansk Sociologi Nr. 2/15. Årg. juli 2004 Inge Kryger Pedersen (red) København: Dansk sociologförening 2004 (Ingela Kolfjord 040914)
Immaterial Bodies: Affect, Embodiment, Mediation Lisa Blackman London: Sage Publications 2012 (Ørnulf Seippel 131015)
Inclusion and Exclusion Through Youth Sport Symeon Dagkas & Kathleen Armour (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2012 (Karin Redelius 120509)
Inclusive Masculinities in Contemporary Football: Men in the Beautiful Game Rory Magrath Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2017 (Marie Larneby 170405)
Italian Fascism and the Female Body: Sport, Submissive Women and Strong Mothers Gigliola Gori Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2004 (Kutte Jönsson 141217)
Jag hör till de få som kan leva: En bok om supporterkultur Katarina Kuick & Björn Qvarfordt Stockholm: Ordblandning Förlag 2013 (Torbjörn Andersson 141007)
Kampen om tribunen: Fotball, identitet & makt Hans K. Hognestad & Arve Hjelseth (red) Trondheim: Akademika Forlag 2012 (Rasmus Storm 131009)
Key Concepts in Body & Society Kate Cregan London: Sage Publications 2012 (Henning Eichberg 141110)
Key Concepts in Sports Studies Stephen Wagg et al London: Sage Publications 2009 (Lars-Erik Alkvist 100901)
Key Themes in Youth Sport Ken Green Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2010 (Åsa Bäckström 120125)
Kjønnsmakt i idrett og friluftsliv Gerd von der Lippe & Hans K. Hognestad (red) Oslo: Novus forlag 2014 (Suzanne Lundvall 150508)
Kändisskap och statuspassager: Idrottslig identitet i upplevelseindustrins tjänst Jonas Stier Lund: Studentlitteratur 2011 (John Hellström 140328)
Legal Responses to Football “Hooliganism” in Europe Anastassia Tsoukala, Geoff Pearson & Peter T.M. Coenen (red) Haag: TMC Asser Press 2016 (Aage Radmann 170406)
Leisure, Sports & Society Karl Spracklen Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2013 (Erik Backman 141114)
Leka för livet Lars H Gustafsson Stockholm: Norstedts 2013 (David Wästerfors 140110)
License to Jump! A Story of Women’s Ski Jumping Marit Stub Nybelius & Annette R. Hofmann (red) Göteborg: Beijbom Books 2015 (Daniel Svensson 160601)
douglas_carlessLife Story Research in Sport: Understanding the experiences of elite and professional athletes through narrative Kitrina Douglas & David Carless Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2015 (John Hellström 160309)
The Making of Sporting Cultures John Hughson Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2011 (Ørnulf Seippel 121010)
Making Meaning out of Mountain: The Political Ecology of Skiing Mark C.J. Stoddart Vancouver, BC: UBC Press 2012 (Eivind Å. Skille 130426)
Making Sense of Sports: Fifth Edition Ellis Cashmore Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2010 (Lars-Erik Alkvist 121121)
Men and the War on Obesity: A Sociological Study Lee F. Monaghan Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2008 (Inge Kryger Pedersen 081126)
chambersMentoring in Physical Education and Sports Coaching Fiona C. Chambers (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2015 (Pia Lundquist Wanneberg 151215)
The ‘Olympic and Paralympic’ Effect on Public Policy Daniel Bloyce & Andy Smith (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2015 (Jon Helge Lesjø 170119)
Olympic Ceremonialism and the Performance of National Character: From London 2012 to Rio 2016 Rodanthi Tzanelli Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2013 (Björn Sandahl 141204)
The Olympic Games and the Environment John Karamichas Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2013 (Erik Jönsson 140902)
The Olympics: The Basics Andy Miah & Beatriz García Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2012 (Christian Widholm 130207)
Out of Left Field: Social Inequality and Sports Gamal Abdel-Shehid & Nathan Kalman-Lamb Black Point, Nova Scotia: Fernwood Publishing 2011 (Russell Holden 131124)
The Palgrave Handbook of Olympic Studies Helen Jefferson Lenskyj & Stephen Wagg (red) Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2012 (Jon Helge Lesjø 130319)
lisahunteretalPierre Bourdieu and Physical Culture  lisahunter, Wayne Smith & elke emerald (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2015 (Mats Franzén 151022)
Playing for Change: The Continuing Struggle for Sport and Recreation Russell Field (ed.) Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press 2016 (Alan Bairner 160928)
The Politics of Sport: Community, Mobility, Identity Paul Gilchrist & Russell Holden (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2012 (Mats Franzén 121031)
Power Games: A Critical Sociology of Sport John Sugden & Alan Tomlinson (red) London: Routledge 2002 (Åke Nilsén 040420)
Proffsliv och karriärslut: En sociologisk studie av identitet Jonas Stier Malmö: Liber 2005 (Hallgeir Gammelsæter 060118)
Qualifying Times: Points of Change in U.S. Women’s Sport Jaime Schultz Urbana and Chicago, IL: University of Illinois Press 2014 (Jean Williams 141120)
Questioning Play: What play can tell us about social life Henning Eichberg Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2016 (Ejgil Jespersen 170113)
Race, Sport and Politics: The Sporting Black Diaspora Ben Carrington London: Sage Publications 2010 (Wendy Varney 120215)
The Research Process in Sport, Exercise and Health: Case Studies of Active Researchers Rich Neil, Sheldon Hanton, Scott Fleming & Kylie Wilson (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2014 (Andreas Ivarsson 140527)
Sex, Power and the Games Kath Woodward Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2012 (Helena Tolvhed 130827)
Sexual Minorities in Sports: Predudice at Play Melanie L. Sartore-Baldwin (red) New York & London: Lynne Rienner Publishers 2013 (Jesper Fundberg 150312)
Skateboarding: Subcultures, sites and shifts Kara-Jane Lombard (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2016 (Åsa Bäckström 161026)
raab_khalidiSoccer in the Middle East Alon Raab & Issam Khalidi (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2015 (Bill Sund 151221)
Social Capital and Sport Governance in Europe Margaret Groeneveld, Barrie Houlihan & Fabien Ohl (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2011 (Bjarne Ibsen 130110)
The Social Geography of Healthy Aging: The Importance of Place and Space Jasmin Tahmaseb McConatha & Karin Volkwein-Caplan Maidenhead, Berks.: Meyer & Meyer Sport 2012 (Josefin Eman 140522)
Social Sciences in Sport Joseph Maguire (red) Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics 2014 (Alan Bairner 140930)
A Sociology of Football in a Global Context Jamie Cleland Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2015 (Torbjörn Andersson 160824)
Sociology of North American Sports: 8th Edition D. Stanley Eitzen & George H. Sage Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers 2009 (Steven Connolley & Jon Helge Lesjø 090923)
Sociology of Sport: Vol I: Core Theories and Perspectives; Vol II: Social Divisions and Conflicts in Sport; Vol III: Social Identities and Sites of Sport; Vol IV: Sport and Globalization Richard Giulianotti (red) London: Sage Publications 2011 (Bo Carlsson 120919)
Sociology of Sport and Social Theory Earl Smith (red) Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics 2010 (Inge Kryger Pedersen 111012)
Sociology of Sports: An Introduction, The Tim Delaney & Tim Madigan Jefferson, NC: McFarland 2009 (Jan O. Tangen 091021)
Som vem som helst: Kön, funktionalitet och idrottande kroppar Elisabet Apelmo Göteborg: Daidalos 2013 (Marie Larneby 131101)
Spenningssøkingens sosialitet: En sosiologisk undersøkelse av verdisystem i risikosport Tommy Langseth Oslo: Norges idrettshøgskole 2012 (Åke Nilsén 131129)
Sport: A Critical Sociology Richard Giulianotti Cambridge: Polity Press 2005 (Kutte Jönsson 050606)
Sport, Health and Drugs: A Critical Sociological Perspective Ivan Waddington London: E & FN Spon 2000 (David Hoff 040518)
Sport, Masculinities and the Body Ian Wellard Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2009 (Jesper Fundberg 111012)
Sport, Politics and Society in the Arab World Mahfoud Amara Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2012 (Halvdan Haugsbakken 121031)
liston_dolanSport, Race and Ethnicity: The Scope of Belonging Katie Liston & Paddy Dolan (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2015 (Helge Chr. Pedersen 160121)
Sport, Technology and the Body: The Nature of Performance Tara Magdalinski Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2009 (Wendy Varney 100901)
Sport, Theory and Social Problems: A Critical Introduction Eric Anderson Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2010 (David Hoff 111012)
Sport, Violence and Society Kevin Young Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2012 (David Wästerfors 121010)
Sport and Gender Identities: Masculinities, Femininities and Sexualities Cara Carmichael Aitchison (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2007 (Gunlög Fur 071107)
Sport and Migration: Borders, Boundaries and Crossings Joseph Maguire & Mark Falcous (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2010 (Isabella Grujoska 111012)
Sport and Neoliberalism: Politics, Consumption, and Culture David L. Andrews & Michail L. Silk (red) Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press 2012 (Russell Holden 161013)
Sport and Public Policy: Social, Political and Economic Perspectives Charles A. Santo & Gerard C.S. Mildner (red) Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics 2010 (Anders Östnäs 131120)
Sport and Social Exclusion: Second Edition Mike Collins & Tess Kay Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2014 (Anne Tjønndal 150305)
spaaijetalSport and Social Exclusion in Global Society Ramón Spaaij, Jonathan Magee & Ruth Jeanes Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2014 (Anders Östnäs 150408)
Sport and Social Identities John Harris & Andrew Parker (red) Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2009 (Mats Franzén 100606)
Sport and Social Mobility: Crossing Boundaries Ramón Spaaij Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2013 (Mats Franzén 161103)
Sport & Society: A student introduction Barrie Houlihan (red) London: Sage Publications 2003 (Bosse Carlsson 031111)
Sport and Society: 3rd Edition Barrie Houlihan & Dominic Malcolm (red) London: Sage Publications 2016 (Jay Coakley 170127)
Sport and Society in the Global Age Timothy Marjoribanks & Karen Farquharson Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2012 (Malcolm MacLean 160601)
The Sport and Society Reader David Karen & Robert E. Washington (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2010 (Lars-Erik Alkvist 110126)
Sport and Sociology Dominic Malcolm Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2012 (Lars-Erik Alkvist 130516)
Sport and the Transformation of Modern Europe: States, media and markets 1950–2010 Alan Tomlinson, Christopher Young & Richard Holt (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2011 (Christian Widholm 120509)
Sport for all’ in new settings: A study of the Norwegian Confederation of Sports’ Sport for All projects in Tanzania in the 1980s and Zimbabwe in the 1990s Solveig Straume Oslo: Norges idrettshøgskole 2013 (Henning Eichberg 140321)
Sport Governance: International Case Studies Ian O’Boyle & Trish Bradbury (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2013 (Hallgeir Gammelsæter 150409)
Sport in a Changing World Howard L. Nixon II Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers 2008 (Hallgeir Gammelsæter 090606)
Sport in Capitalist Society: A Short History Tony Collins Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2013 (Tobias Stark 140207)
Sport in Prison: Exploring the role of physical activity in correctional settings Rosie Meek Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2014 (Lars-Erik Alkvist 140326)
Sport Policy and Development: An Introduction Daniel Bloyce & Andy Smith Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2010 (Anders Östnäs 100217)
Sport Sociology: Second Edition Peter Craig & Paul Beedie (red) London: Sage Publications 2010 (Lars-Erik Alkvist 140116)
Sport Sociology: 3rd Edition Peter Craig London: Sage Publications 2016 (Jay Coakley 170127)
Sportista: Female Fandom in the United States Andrei S. Markovits & Emily K. Albertson Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press 2012 (Lise Joern 140214)
Sports: Why People Love Them! Tim Delaney & Tim Madigan Lanham, MD: University Press of America 2009 (Jan O. Tangen 110608)
Sports Fans, Identity and Socialization: Exploring the Fandemonium Adam C. Earnheardt, Paul M. Haridakis & Barbara S. Hugenberg (red) Lanham, MD: Lexington Books 2010 (Lise Joern 121214)
epsteinThe Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance David Epstein New York: Current (The Penguin Group) 2013 (Håvard Bergesen Dalen 150416)
Sports in Society: Issues and Controversies (Tenth Edition) Jay Coakley Dubuque, IA: McGraw Hill (Higher Education) 2009 (Bill Sund 100310)
Sports Officials and Officiating: Science and Practice Clare MacMahon & et al Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2015 (Bente Ovèdie Skogvang 160330)
The Struggle for Clean Sports: Anti-doping strategies from 1960 to 2009 Ulrik Wagner København: Institut for Idræt 2009 (David Hoff 110126)
Success and Failure of Countries at the Olympic Games Danyel Reiche Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2016 (Björn Sandahl 170207)
Surfing Life: Surface, Substructure and the Commodification of the Sublime Mark Stranger Aldershot, Hamps.: Ashgate Publishing 2011 (Åsa Bäckström 121010)
Sustainability and Sport Jill Savery & Keith Gilbert (red) Champaign, IL: Common Ground 2011 (Karin Book 141010)
The Swimsuit: Fashion from Poolside to Catwalk Christine Schmidt Oxford: Berg Publishers 2012 (Malcolm MacLean 130523)
Taking Sport Seriously: Social Issues in Canadian Sport Peter Donnelly (red) Toronto, ON: Thompson Educational Publishing 2011 (Anders Östnäs 110921)
Talangutveckling eller talangavveckling? Tomas Peterson Stockholm: SISU Idrottsböcker 2011 (Mette Krogh Christensen 120328)
Testing for Athlete Citizenship: Regulating Doping and Sex in Sport Kathryn E. Henne New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press 2015 (Anna Efverström 160316)
piperTouch in Sports Coaching and Physical Education: Fear, risk and moral panic Heather Piper (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2015 (Eystein Enoksen 151202)
The Transformation of European Football: Towards the Europeanisation of the National Game Arne Niemann, Borja García & Wyn Grant (red) Manchester: Manchester University Press 2011 (Arve Hjelseth 121031)
Transnational Sport: Gender, Media, and Global Korea Rachael Miyung Joo Durham, NC: Duke University Press 2012 (Anders Östnäs 130405)
Understanding the Sociology of Health: 3rd edition Anne-Marie Barry & Chris Yuill London: Sage Publications 2012 (Inge Kryger Pedersen 130124) 
Ungdom og idrett Ørnulf Seippel, Mari Kristin Sisjord & Åse Strandbu (red) Oslo: Cappelen Damm Akademisk  2016 (Karin Redelius 170504)
The Urban Geography of Boxing: Race, Class, and Gender in the Ring Benita Heiskanen Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2012 (Anne Tjønndal 160331)
Utafor sporet?: Idrett, identiteter og regionalisme i nord [Off the beaten track: Sports, identity and regionalism in the north] Helge Chr. Pedersen & Eivind Å. Skille (red) Vallset: Oplandske Bokforlag 2016 (Daniel Svensson 170209)
Venner på tur: Naturguiding som relasjonell kunnskap Thomas Vold Oslo: Norges idrettshøgskole 2015 (Henning Eichberg 160421)
Vilka stannar kvar och varför?: En studie om ungas föreningsidrottande under uppväxtåren Britta Thedin Jakobsson Stockholm: Gymnastik- och idrottshögskolan, GIH 2015 (Louis Palmgren 161027)
The War on Drugs in Sport: Moral Panics and Organizational Legitimacy Vanessa McDermott Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2016 (Anna Efverström 160316)
Watching the Olympics: Politics, Power and Representation John Sugden & Alan Tomlinson (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2012 (Jon Helge Lesjø 120328)
We Love to Hate Each Other: Mediated Football Fan Culture Roy Krøvel & Thore Roksvold (red) Gothenburg, Sweden: Nordicom 2012 (Henk Erik Meier 121031)
Why Would Anyone Do That? Lifestyle Sport in the Twenty-First Century Stephen C. Poulson New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press 2016 (Åke Nilsén 170322)
Women, Soccer and Transnational Migration Sine Agergaard & Nina Clara Tiesler (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2014 (Jonny Hjelm 161014)
Writing the Prizefight: Pierce Egan’s Boxiana World David Snowdon Bern: Peter Lang Publishing Group 2013 (Birger Hedén 150104)
hanstadetalThe Youth Olympic Games Dag Vidar Hanstad, Milena M. Parent & Barrie Houlihan (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2014 (Björn Sandahl 151007)
Är idrott nyttigt? En antologi om idrott och samhällsnytta Johan Hvenmark (red) Stockholm: SISU Idrottsböcker 2012 (Johan Carlsson 141001)


Alm, Jens, Anna Maria Hellborg, Joakim Ingrell, Marie Larneby & Gabriella Thorell Idrottsforskning i tiden. Konferensrapport från SVEBI:s årskonferens 20-21 november, 2013 (131201)
Diefendorf, Sarah What happens to men who stay abstinent until marriage? (Conversation piece 151010)
Hedenborg, Susanna & Aage Radmann NASSS Conference: “Sport in place”, New Orleans, LA, 2012 (conference report 130109)
Hellborg, Anna Maria Professionell idrott för kvinnor – en (o)möjlig ekvation? Ett avhandlingsprojekt (feature 130419)
Kappes, Andreas Why improving your own performance isn’t always good for the team (Conversation piece, 151209)
MacLean, Malcolm Opening up a space for social justice and sport & leisure activism (conference report 130929)
Salasuo, Mikko, Mikko Piispa & Helena Huhta Exceptional Life Courses: Elite Athletes and Successful Artists in 2000s Finland (160525)
Stub, Henrik Hon tar fighten mot idrottskorruptionen. Henrik Stub intervjuar Sylvia Schenk (150626)
Sund, Bill Den fjärde cykelnormen – “omertà” (130228)
Östnäs, Anders 40 år med SVEBI – några sammanfattande reflektioner fritt ur minnet ((160221)


Asia Pacific Journal of Sport and Social Science (Routledge)
European Journal for Sport and Society (European Association for Sociology of Sport)
Graduate Journal of Sport, Exercise & Physical Education Research (University of Worcester)
International Journal of Sport and Society (Common Ground)
International Review for the Sociology of Sport (Sage)
Journal of Amateur Sport* (University of Kansas & Wichita State University)
Journal of Sport and Social Issues (Sage Publications)
Journal of Sport Behavior* (University of South Alabama)
Performance Enhancement & Health (Elsevier)
Physical Culture and Sport. Studies and Research* (De Gruyter)
Soccer & Society* (Routledge)
Sport in Society (Routledge)
Sports* (MDPI)
Sociology of Sport Journal (Human Kinetics)
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