Kit: Fashioning the Sporting Body – Introduction
This is an introductory essay for the editied collection entitled ‘Kit: Fashioning the Sporting Body’. As well as giving an overview of the six articles in the collection, the introduction seeks to give an overview of sport and dress history. It then raises questions of the intersection of national style, costume history and sporting fashion as active and leisurewear.
Citation : Williams, J. (2015) Kit: Fashioning the Sporting Body – Introduction. In: Jean Williams (ed) Kit: Fashioning the Sporting Body, Routledge, pp. 1-19
ISBN : 9781138922051
Research Group : International Centre for Sports History and Culture
Peer Reviewed : Yes
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