Topic: Aggression and violence in sports

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Aggression in the Sports World: A Social Psychological Perspective Gordon W. Russell Oxford: Oxford University Press 2008 (Lise Joern 081001)
Football Fans Around the World: From Supporters to Fanatics Sean Brown (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2007 (Arve Hjelseth 081126)
Football Hooliganism in Europe: Security and Civil Liberties in the Balance Anastassia TsoukalaBasingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2009 (Aage Radmann 110216)
Hooligan – de danske broderskaber: Respekten, æren, rusen Jonas Nyrup & Tom Carstensen København: Lindhardt og Ringhof 2011 (Martin Alsiö 110921)
Rethinking Aggression and Violence in Sport John H. Kerr Oxford: Routledge 2004 (Bo Carlsson 050419)
Sport, Violence and Society Kevin Young Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2012 (David Wästerfors 121010)
Sport and Violence: A Critical Examination of Sport Lynn M. Jamieson & Thomas J. Orr Oxford, Oxon: Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann 2009 (David Cardell 101103)
Sports Fan Violence in North America Jerry M. Lewis Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield 2007 (Torbjörn Andersson 081015)
Villains: The Inside Story of Aston Villa’s Hooligan Gangs Danny Brown & Paul Brittle Wrea Green, Lancs: Milo Books 2006 (Halvdan Haugsbakken 081029)
Violence and Racism in Football: Politics and Cultural Conflict in British Society, 1968–1998 Brett Bebber London: Pickering & Chatto 2012 (Lise Joern 130904)
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