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Leading sport and media scholars unearth the mediatization of sport mega-events

Lawrence A. Wenner and Andrew C. Billings have gathered leading scholars in the field of sport media studies for their edited volume Sport, Media and Mega-Events (Routledge), in which each contribution takes stock of a mega-event in terms of the level of mediatization. Henk Erik Meier is our knowledgeable reviewer, and he’s impressed.

Billings senaste bok om idrott och medier av diskutabelt värde

En av mediesportforskningens stora, Andrew C. Billings, når inte sin sedvanliga nivå i senaste boken, Communication and Sport: Surveying the Field, skriven tillsammans med Michael L. Butterworth och Paul D. Turman, menar vår recensent Marit Nybelius.