Topic: Environment, sustainability and sports

The topical pages gather articles, book reviews and other material from about a particular topic of sport studies, such as ”action sports”, “sport history”, “gender, sex and sports” or “tennis”. The topical page contains links to published texts relevant to the topic in question.


Book reviews

Applied Ethics for Sport Managers Kadence Otto Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press 2019 (review in English by Hallgeir Gammelsæter, published 200527)
Cycling: A Sociology of Vélomobility Peter Cox Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2019 (review in English by Duncan Jamieson, published 191016)
Energiske faciliteter: Bæredygtig idrætsarkitektur Vibeke Grupe Larsen København: Lokale- & Anlægsfonden 2009 (Karin Book 100606)
Experiential Learning and Outdoor Education: Traditions of Practice and Philosophical Perspectives Jim Parry & Pete Allison (ed.) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2021 (review in English by Jonas Mikaels, published 220406)
Footnotes: How Running Makes Us Human Vybarr Cregan-Reid London: Ebury Press 2016 (Diane McManus 171109)
Golf and Philosophy: Lessons from the Links Andy Wible (red) Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky 2010 (Erik Jönsson 130517)
Idrett og bærekraft: Perspektiver på miljø- og samfunnsansvar i idrettens organisasjoner [Sport and Sustainability: Perspectives on Environmental and Societal Responsibilities in Sport Organizations] Dag Vidar Hanstad, Morten Renslo Sandvik & Anna-Maria Strittmatter Bergen: Fagbokforlaget 2021 (book in Norwegian, review in English by Daniel Svensson, published 220519)
Making Meaning out of Mountain: The Political Ecology of Skiing Mark C.J. Stoddart Vancouver, BC: UBC Press 2012 (Eivind Å. Skille 130426)
Mega-Events and Globalization: Capital and spectacle in a changing world order Richard Gruneau & John Horne (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2017 (Christian Tolstrup Jensen 181129)
Olympic Games, Mega-Events and Civil Societies: Globalization, Environment, Resistance Graeme Hayes & John Karamichas (red) Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2012 (Simon Junström 130218)
The Olympic Games and the Environment John Karamichas Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2013 (Erik Jönsson 140902)
On the Wrong Side of the Track? East London and the Post Olympics Phil Cohen London: Lawrence & Wishart 2013 (Malcolm MacLean 141121)
Routledge Handbook of Sport and the Environment Brian P. McCullough & Timothy B. Kellison (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2018 (review in English by Daniel Svensson, published 191217)
Routledge International Handbook of Outdoor Studies Barbara Humberstone, Heather Prince & Karla A. Henderson (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2016 (Daniel Svensson 171206)
Serious Leisure and Nature: Sustainable Consumption in the Outdoors Lee Davidson & Robert A. Stebbins Basingstoke, Hamps.: Palgrave Macmillan 2011 (Klas Sandell 130607)
Sport and Sustainable Development: An Introduction Stavros Triantafyllidis & Cheryl Mallen (ed.) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2022 (review in English by Daniel Svensson, published 221018)
Sport in the City: Cultural Connections Michael P. Sam & John E. Hughson (red) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2011 (Karin Book 120919)
Sport Tourism and Sustainable Destinations Brent D. Moyle, Tom D. Hinch & James E. S. Higham (eds.) Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2018 (review by Aage Radmann, published 190905)
Sustainability and Sport Jill Savery & Keith Gilbert (red) Champaign, IL: Common Ground 2011 (Karin Book 141010)
Sustainable Olympic Design and Urban Development Adrian Pitts & Hanwen Liao Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2009 (Karin Book 100512)
Wide Open Fairways: A Journey Across the Landscapes of Modern Golf Bradley S. Klein Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press 2013 (Erik Jönsson 150313)



Ericsson, Ingegerd, Patrik Grahn & Erik Skärbäck Värna närmiljön för fysisk och psykisk hälsa (100310)
Fröberg, Andreas & Suzanne Lundvall The distinct role of physical education in the context of Agenda 2030 and sustainable development goals: An explorative review and suggestions for future work | A summary (211220)
Fröberg, Andreas, Suzanne Lundvall & Petter Wiklander A new research project explores the contribution of physical education and health to the sustainable development agenda: the POSSIBILITY project (220913)
Hedenborg, Susanna, Petra Andersson, Simon Beames, Aage Radmann & Gabriella Torell Palmquist Riding Schools as Future Learning Centers for an Environmentally Just Equine Sector and Broader Society (220302)
Jensen, Christian Tolstrup Sustainability as a concept in local sport event policies (220223)