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Aspirational Reflections: The Future of Sport History
(Taylor and Francis, 2017-10-30)
This article provides a scrambled form of SWOT analysis of the ideas contained in the various contributions to this special issue on sport historians and the field of sport history. The market for sport history, pure and ...
Animalympics, Or How I Became a Sport Scholar
While at first unintentional, the author’s path to becoming a sport historian has incorporated her academic trajectory of sport and German/European history along with working in the sport industry. These experiences have ...
Aspiration and Reflection: Sport Historians on Sport History
Following the series of Presidential Forum conversation pieces instigated by Kevin Wamsley on the NASSH website, this piece places the context of the collection of comments and criticisms by 29 contributors to this special ...
'We have allowed our decisions to be determined by political considerations': The early Cold War in the International Ski Federation
(Taylor and Francis, 2017-08-17)
Like other international federations after the Second World War, the International Ski Federation (FIS) received an application from the Soviet Union and both German states for recognition. As one of the earliest international ...