By Dominic Malcolm
Whilst empirically excited about the game itself, the publication addresses broader concerns similar to social improvement, imperialism, race, diaspora and nationwide identities. Tracing the beginnings of cricket as a 'folk online game' via to the current, it attracts jointly those assorted strands to ascertain the that means and social value of the fashionable online game. This e-book is a must-read for somebody attracted to the position of recreation in either colonial and post-colonial classes; the heritage and peculiarities of English nationwide identification; or just intrigued via the sport and its history.
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Globalizing Cricket: Englishness, Empire and Identity (Globalizing Sport Studies) by Dominic Malcolm