Sociology of Sport Journal, Volume 35, 2018, Issue 3: Sport, Feminism and the Global South


Introduction: Sport, Feminism and the Global South
Kim Toffoletti, Catherine Palmer, and Sumaya Samie


Not Just Merely Different: Travelling Theories, Post-Feminism and the Racialized Politics of Women of Color
Aarti Ratna

Anishinaabekweg Dibaajimowinan (Stories) of Decolonization Through Running
Tricia D. McGuire-Adams and Audrey R. Giles

Dilemmas of Gender and Global Sports Governance: An Invitation to Southern Theory
Kathryn Henne and Madeleine Pape

‘Once My Relatives See Me on Social Media… It Will be Something Very Bad for My Family’: The Ethics and Risks of Organizational Representations of Sporting Girls From the Global South
Holly Thorpe, Lyndsay Hayhurst, and Megan Chawansky

Empowerment Discourses in Transnational Sporting Contexts: The Case of Sarah Attar, The First Female Saudi Olympian
Paulette Stevenson

Exploring Empowerment and Gender Relations in a Sport for Development Program in Papua New Guinea
Emma Seal and Emma Sherry

“You Have to Play Like a Man, But Still be a Woman”: Young Female Colombians Negotiating Gender Through Participation in a Sport for Development and Peace (SDP) Organization
Sarah Oxford and Fiona McLachlan

“You Challenge Yourself and You’re not Afraid of Anything!” Women’s Narratives of Running in Shanghai
Noora J. Ronkainen, Amanda Shuman, and Lin Xu

Navigating Norms: Charting Gender-Based Violence Prevention and Sexual Health Rights Through Global-Local Sport for Development and Peace Relations in Nicaragua
Lyndsay M.C. Hayhurst, Lisa McIntosh Sundstrom, and Emma Sundstrom


Race, Gender and Sport: The Politics of Ethnic ‘Other’ Girls and Women
Manal Hamzeh

The Sexual and Gender Politics of Sport Mega-events: Roving Colonialism
Martha Saavedra

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