By J.A. Mangan,J. A. Mangan
In a time of unparalleled political and fiscal transformation, the center periods of Victorian and Edwardian England turned vital avid gamers in a brand new social order. Nowhere did their tradition, values and id achieve clearer expression than of their activities, and their impression remains to be felt within the means we organise, play and contemplate recreation this day.
A Sport-Loving Society offers a variety of groundbreaking essays from the journals that have outlined recreation historical past during the last 3 many years. those essays discover the function of the social associations and problems with the Victorian and Edwardian classes in shaping the activities of the English heart sessions, together with:
- the emancipation of women
- culture and class
- diplomacy and war.
Showcasing the paintings of fashionable recreation historians, this publication demonstrates the worth of activity as a car for the research of wider social switch.
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A Sport-Loving Society: Victorian and Edwardian Middle-Class England at Play (Sport in the Global Society) by J.A. Mangan,J. A. Mangan