Sport in History, Volume 42, 2022, Issue 3


Introduction: racism, protest, and the antecedents of the Black Lives Matter movement in the world of sports
Adam Burns
Pages: 315-319 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2022.2106296

‘Scientific exponent of the art’ or ‘punching bag in chocolate’?: colonialism, race and precarity in the prizefighting and boxing career of Joe ‘Young Pluto’ Brown, c. 1872–1931
Hendrik Snyders
Pages: 320-346 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2022.2029760

Paralympic protest: athlete activism, apartheid South Africa, and the international sport boycott in British para sport, 1979–1981
Cam Mallett & Michelle M. Sikes
Pages: 347-365 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2021.1963827

Through a long lens: racism, protest, memory and sovereignty in Australian sport
Gary Osmond & Matthew Klugman
Pages: 366-383 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2022.2069849

Australian cricket, race, and First Nations Australians: the past and present
Chelsea Litchfield, Jaquelyn Osborne & Tracey Gale
Pages: 384-404 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2022.2100459

Tommie Smith and John Carlos statue on the campus of San Jose State University. (Ken Wolter/Shutterstock)

What media coverage of the 1968 Olympic protests reveals about the deep structure of attitudes about athletic activism in the United States
Douglas Hartmann
Pages: 405-426 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2022.2058074

Book Reviews

Flashpoint: how a little-known sporting event fuelled America’s anti-apartheid movement; Pitch battles: sport, racism and resistance, by Peter Hain and Andre Odendaal
Flashpoint: how a little-known sporting event fuelled America’s anti-apartheid movement, by Derek Charles Catsam, Lanham, Rowman and Littlefield, 2021, 215 pp., £26 (hardback), ISBN 978-1-5381-4469-5; Pitch battles: sport, racism and resistance, by Peter Hain and Andre Odendaal, Lanham, Rowman and Littlefield, 2021, 503 pp., £25 (hardback), ISBN 978-1-78661-522-0
Malcolm MacLean
Pages: 427-431 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2022.2073026

The ideals of global sport: from peace to human rights
edited by Barbara J. Keys, Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2019, 248 pp., £40.00 (eBook), ISBN 978-0-8122-9599-3
Y. Andrew Hao
Pages: 431-433 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2021.1963058

Too black to wear whites: Krom Hendricks, the remarkable story of a cricket hero who was rejected by the Empire
by Jonty Winch and Richard Parry, Worthing, Pitch Publishing, 2021, 284 pp., £19.99 (hardcover), ISBN 978-1-78531-825-2
Geoffrey Levett
Pages: 433-435 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2021.1963062

Learie Constantine and race relations in Britain and the Empire
by Jeffrey Hill, London, Bloomsbury, 2018, 228 pp., £85 (hardback), ISBN 978-1-3500-6983-1
Derek Barnard
Pages: 435-437 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2021.1898221

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