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The Race Game: Media Sport, Race and Ethnicity

Raymond Boyle and Richard Haynes

in Power Play

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Published in print May 2009 | ISBN: 9780748635924
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780748671083 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635924.003.0006
The Race Game: Media Sport, Race and Ethnicity

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Examines the role sport plays in representing race in the media. Looks at how television and the media more generally reproduce and challenge expectations around race, ethnicity and sport. It examines the implications of this process for the media and sport.

Keywords: Race; Ethnicity; Television; Sports

Chapter.  5632 words. 

Subjects: Media Studies

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