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Call for Papers | “Active Sport Ecotourism and Sustainability”, Special Issue of International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing. Call ends January 3, 2022
Sport ecotourism focuses on sustainable sport tourism in largely untouched natural and often rural environments. Ecotourism has helped extend an understanding of contributory effects associated with tourism accommodations, activities, and mobility includes economic stimulus, social, cultural, and environmental outcomes. This special issue focuses on the importance of sustainable management and/or marketing practices of active sport ecotourism.
International Review for the Sociology of Sport Calling | Proposals for Special Issues | Editors for a Virtual Special Issue. Call ends July 1, 2021
We are delighted to announce that the International Review for the Sociology of Sport is now accepting Proposals for Special Issues. A Special Issue provides an in-depth and sustained engagement with a particular topic through the curation and publication of a number of research articles. In addition we invite expressions of interest from people who would like to edit a Virtual Special Issue.
Call for Papers | “Risk, Socio-materiality, and Inequality in Sport, Exercise, and Health” | Special Issue of Qualitative Research in Sport, Exercise and Health. Call ends August 31, 2021
In this special issue, we seek theoretical, methodological, and empirical qualitative contributions that critically examine the socio-materiality of risk, especially in relation to inequality and social injustice. The goal of this thematic issue is to move beyond a risk dualism whereby the ‘social’ is the domain of socio-cultural scholars and the ‘material’ the realm of scientists. We are seeking novel contributions that are empirically rich, qualitatively informed, and theoretically grounded.
Call for Papers | “Emotions and Leisure: New Insights and Understandings”. Special Issue of Leisure Studies | Call ends February 14, 2022
This special issue intends to spark a revival of emotional discussions (and discussions about emotions) in leisure by drawing from a wide range of contexts, theoretical perspectives, and methodological considerations. Further research can provide greater understandings about both the individual and social processes by which leisure can contribute to (or be a detriment to) more holistic understandings of emotions.
Call for Papers | Frontiers Research Topic: “Engaging Women and Girls in Community Sport: Building an Equitable and Inclusive Future” | Call ends May 6, 2021
Internationally, women and girls are consistently reported to have lower levels of engagement in community sport than men and boys. The aim of this Research Topic is to showcase high-quality research related to women and girls in community sport. This is to inform policy makers and guide organizations in their efforts to build a more equitable and inclusive future for women and girls in community sport.
Call for Papers | “Global Maradona: Man, Athlete, Celebrity, Idol, Hero, Myth”. Special Issue of Eracle Journal of Sport and Social Sciences | Call ends April 10, 2021
It is difficult to find in the pantheon of champions of sports history a person who has received the same public attention as that of Diego Armando Maradona. Always on stage, always attracting everyone's attention, never an ordinary man. He was a great footballer, a great sportsman. His biography was full of extraordinary achievements and falls in sport and in life; he was a celebrity, fully integrated in the field of spectacular and commercialized sport.
Call for Papers | Frontiers Research Topic: “Media and the Olympic Games”. Call ends August 31, 2021
The intended scope of this Research Topic is to collect manuscripts that focus on Olympic media from a critical perspective and therefore assist in developing the deeper body of knowledge described above. We invite submissions (Original Research, Reviews, Policy and Practice Reviews, Perspectives, and General Commentaries) that will advance our knowledge about Olympic-related media.
Call for Papers | Frontiers Research Topic: “Can Sport, Leisure, Tourism & Events be Powers for Good?”. Call ends April 19, 2021
The overall purpose of this research theme is to advance current conceptions of – and critical reflection upon – the role, purpose and potential of sport, leisure, tourism and events (SLTE) in and for human society. The call is multi-disciplinary in nature but does require focus on one or more of the four elements in the proposed title, i.e. sport, leisure, tourism, and events.
Call for Papers | Sport, History & Society | Idrott, historia & samhälle 2021. Call ends June 30, 2021
Submission of contributions for this year’s issue is now open. Sport, History & Society is a peer-reviewed academic publication of sport history, leisure and recreation seated in Sweden and Scandinavia. Its scope, however, goes beyond the borders of Scandinavia, and we publish articles in English as well as in Scandinavian languages. Sport, History and Society invites prospective authors from across the globe to contribute.
Call for Papers | Frontiers Research Topic: “Spectator Sport and Fan Behavior”. Call ends April 9, 2021
Spectator sports represents one of society’s most universal leisure activities. While event attendance and media consumption have received a great deal of attention from scholars, there is a growing understanding that sports fans interact, both physically and digitally, with their favorite teams in numerous other ways. The aim of this Research Topic is to explore fan behaviors in many different areas, involving sports media and the (ever changing) digital environment.