"Rory Magrath" tag

International Review for the Sociology of Sport, Vol. 52, 2017, No. 4

The International Review for the Sociology of Sport is a peer reviewed academic journal. Its main purpose is to disseminate research and scholarship on sport throughout the international academic community. The journal publishes research articles of varying lengths, from standard length research papers to shorter reports and commentary, as well as book and media reviews.

Football and homophobia
– things may be a-changing, with the times

Rory Magrath presents a qualitative study of two PL football academies and a university team in Inclusive Masculinities in Contemporary Football: Men in the Beautiful Game (Routledge). Our reviewer is Marie Larneby, and a few critical notes notwithstanding, she commends the study and the book with a resounding “Read it!”