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Out in Sport: The Experiences of Openly Gay and Lesbian Athletes in Competitive Sport

Anderson, E., Magrath, R. and Bullingham, Rachael (2016) Out in Sport: The Experiences of Openly Gay and Lesbian Athletes in Competitive Sport. Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group), Abingdon, Oxon. ISBN Paperback: 9781138182240 Hardback: 9781138182219

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Research has shown that since the turn of the millennia, matters have rapidly improved for gays and lesbians in sport. Where gay and lesbian athletes were merely tolerated a decade ago, today they are celebrated. This book represents the most comprehensive examination of the experiences of gays and lesbians in sport ever produced.

Item Type: Book
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A copy of this title is held at the Hive. Shelf mark: 796.08664 AND. Staff and students at the University of Worcester can access the e-book version via the UW online library search. External users should check availability with their local library or Interlibrary Requests Service.

Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: gays and sports, lesbians and sports, sport, gay/lesbian interest, gay athletes, United States, Great Britain, gender, sexuality, culture, homophobia in sports
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Divisions: College of Business, Psychology and Sport > School of Sport and Exercise Science
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Depositing User: Rachael Bullingham
Date Deposited: 31 Jul 2019 09:42
Last Modified: 15 Feb 2021 10:40

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