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Second Call for Papers | Sporting Females: Past, Present and Future. A one day conference, 4 September 2014 at Leeds Met

Leeds  Metropolitan University’s Research Centre for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, is pleased to announce a forthcoming conference to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the publication of Jennifer Hargreaves’ book, Sporting Females: Critical Issues…

Sport in Society Volume 17, Issue 4, May 2014

The considerable growth of interest in commerce, media and politics in the modern world and their relationship to sport in international academia has resulted in academics in various disciplines writing about sport. Sport in Society is a multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary forum for academics to discuss the growing relationship of sport to significant areas of modern life.

New documentary on media & gender: 40% of the athletes are women, they get 4% of the media coverage

The Tucker Center for Research on Girls & Women in Sport at the University of Minnesota, in partnership with tptMN, have produced “Media Coverage and Female Athletes: Women Play Sports, Just Not in the…

Journal of Sport & Social Issues Vol. 38, No. 1, February 2014

Journal of Sport and Social Issues (JSSI) brings you the latest research, discussion and analysis on contemporary sport issues. Using an international, interdisciplinary perspective, JSSI examines today’s most pressing and far-reaching questions about sport.

Call for Chapters | Fighting Women: Women’s Boxing in the Americas

The editors of this anthology invite previously unpublished papers on women’s boxing in Canada, the United States, Latin America, and the Caribbean. We are seeking proposals for research papers (maximum 6,000 words) and case…

Catalyst Women and Sport eNewsletter, October 2013, from IWG, International Working Group on Women and Sport

The latest Catalyst eNewsletter Table of Content: The movement is YOU Kicking boundaries Girls and Football SA Q & A with “Girls with Balls” author Tim Tate Women and Cycling: new measures in…

Call for Papers | Special issue of IJHS
Sport, Women, and Society:
International Perspectives

CfP, the Second Biennial Edition of The International Journal of the History of Sport – Sport, Women, and Society: International Perspectives Since the 1970s, increasing national, regional, and international interest in the topic of women and…

Theme of the Month from Routledge in October: All 2013 Topics Revisited

Routledge is taking a look back at its Themes of the Month in 2013 and giving us ll access to the entire collection for freefor one month only! Click here for your last chance…

World Village of Women Sports arrangerar en paneldiskussion runt idrott och graviditet

”Ska först bli mamma – sedan bäst i världen” sa Susanna Kallur när hon gick ut med att hon var gravid. Therese Alshammar, Sofia Paldanius, Josefine Öqvist, Anna Lindberg – ja det är många…

Journal of Sport History Volume 39 (3) Fall 2012

The Journal of Sport History is published three times a year by the North American Society for Sport History (NASSH). The purpose of NASSH is to promote, stimulate, and encourage study and research and writing of the history of sport, and to support and cooperate with local, national, and international organizations having the same purposes.