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International Football History Conference, 15-16 June 2017, Manchester, UK

“We are particularly delighted to include papers focusing on football’s origins, regional histories, gender, race and issues within football from across the globe. This promises to be a significant conference and one which aims to provide networking opportunities, as well as the potential for collaborations.”

Call for Papers | “Football and its shifting global powerbase” | Special issue of Sport, Business and Management. Call ends June 30, 2017

In line with the aims of Sport, Business and Management: An International Journal (SBM) this special issue aims to capture a coherent, high-quality body of work in sport, business and management. As such, the special issue welcomes a range of high-quality academic papers including conceptual and empirical, as well as case studies and critical analyses.

Call for Papers | Gender Discourses, Heroes, Sport Nationalisms, and Scandals: The Public Perception of Soccer in the 19th and 20th Centuries. Call ends April 15, 2017

Modern soccer developed in 19th century Britain, but became one of the globally most popular sports in the 20th century, especially since it provided a politically and economically extraordinary impact. These positions were controversially discussed in the press, especially the last FIFA scandals, related to the World Cups in Russia (2018) and Qatar (2022).

Soccer & Society, Volume 18, 2017, Issue 4

Soccer and Society is the first international journal devoted to the world’s most popular game. It covers all aspects of soccer globally from anthropological, cultural, economic, historical, political and sociological perspectives.

Soccer & Society, Volume 18, 2017, Issue 2–3

Soccer and Society is the first international journal devoted to the world’s most popular game. It covers all aspects of soccer globally from anthropological, cultural, economic, historical, political and sociological perspectives.

Soccer & Society, Volume 18, 2017, Issue 1

Soccer and Society is the first international journal devoted to the world’s most popular game. It covers all aspects of soccer globally from anthropological, cultural, economic, historical, political and sociological perspectives.

En vandring längs välviljans väg – Niklas Hafen disputerar, fredagen den 16 december 2016

I avhandlingen, som fokuserar idrott och internationellt utvecklingsarbete, undersöker Niklas Hafen två skandinaviska hjälpinsatser där fotboll används som medel – för HIV/AIDS-bekämpning i Sydafrika och för att skapa politisk stabilitet i Moldavien – med hjälp av nyinstitutionell organisationsteori och genom etnografiskt inspirerade fältarbeten.

Soccer & Society, Volume 17, 2016, Issue 6

Soccer and Society is the first international journal devoted to the world’s most popular game. It covers all aspects of soccer globally from anthropological, cultural, economic, historical, political and sociological perspectives.

Soccer & Society, Volume 17, 2016, Issue 5

Soccer and Society is the first international journal devoted to the world’s most popular game. It covers all aspects of soccer globally from anthropological, cultural, economic, historical, political and sociological perspectives.

Soccer & Society Volume 17, Issue 4, 2016

Soccer and Society is the first international journal devoted to the world’s most popular game. It covers all aspects of soccer globally from anthropological, cultural, economic, historical, political and sociological perspectives.