The Resource The country of football : soccer and the making of modern Brazil, Roger Kittleson

The country of football : soccer and the making of modern Brazil, Roger Kittleson

Label
The country of football : soccer and the making of modern Brazil
Title
The country of football
Title remainder
soccer and the making of modern Brazil
Statement of responsibility
Roger Kittleson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Soccer is the world's most popular sport, and the Brazilian national team is beloved around the planet for its beautiful playing style, the jogo bonito. With the most successful national soccer team in the history of the World Cup, Brazil is the only country to have played in every competition and the winner of more championships than any other nation. Soccer is perceived, like carnival and samba, to be quintessentially Brazilian and Afro-Brazilian. Yet the practice and history of soccer are also synonymous with conflict and contradiction as Brazil continues its trajectory toward modernity and
Member of
Action
ebrary DDA
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
796.3340981
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV944.B7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Sport in world history
Series volume
2
Label
The country of football : soccer and the making of modern Brazil, Roger Kittleson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. A National Game: Futebol Made Popular, Professional, and Afro-Brazilian -- 2. When It was Good to be Brazilian: Tropical Modernity Affirmed, 1958-70 -- 3. Playing Modern: Efficiency over Art, 1971-80 -- 4. Risky Beauty: Art and the Opening of Brazil in the 1980s -- 5. The Business of Winning: Brand Brazil and the New Globalism, 1990-2010 -- Conclusion: Mega-Brazil
Control code
ocn872631153
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306498470
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b36338242
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)872631153
  • acaebk052095825X

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