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2 edition of Women and Violent Sports found in the catalog.

Women and Violent Sports

Gat

Women and Violent Sports

by Gat

  • 194 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Women"s Press, Ltd. (UK) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Combat sports & self-defence,
  • Popular culture,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Sociology of Sports,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Sex & Gender/Feminine,
  • Social Science/Women"s Studies - General,
  • Sports & Recreation / Sociology of Sports,
  • Sports Psychology,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11193617M
    ISBN 100704347776
    ISBN 109780704347779

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      In my recently published book, I distinguish two phenomena: violence in politics and violence against women in politics. The first involves conflicts over political ideas, when healthy democratic Irish Sports Women Book @ Lidl. Keep an eye out for a new book by RTÉ Sports broadcaster Jacqui Hurley due in Lidl stores from Thur next 20th. Great to see awareness of Irish Women in sport and some great stories and background on how the Women started out and how their journey might help young girls in starting out in Gaa and sport ://


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I found the book especially uplifting because, as a woman with a desire to participate in violent sports, it shows that I'm the norm rather than the exception. The many interviews with women from all walks of life make the book objective and  › Books › Sports & Outdoors › Individual Sports.

Get this from a library. Punch!: why women participate in violent sports. [Jennifer Lawler] -- As Women and Violent Sports book participation in violent sports such as boxing, hockey and martial arts grows, so do the questions. It can no longer be called a novelty or a gimmick, as it has been in the past.

Through PUNCH. Why Women Participate in Violent Sports User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. With a black belt in tae kwon do, Lawler (Coaching Women in the Martial Arts) wrote this book to answer her feminist friends (and her mother), who continually asked, "Why do you enjoy this violent ?id=3PBGxmZPEvUC.

Through interviews and questionnaires with athletes, coaches and observers as well as trained mental health professionals, the reasons why women participate in contact sports and what they get out of them are examined in this :// Women who have written about female violence, such as Patricia Pearson, author of the book When She Was Bad: Violent Women and the Myth of Innocence, have often been accused of Violence in sports usually refers to violent and often unnecessarily harmful intentional physical acts committed during, or motivated by, a sports game, often in relation to contact sports such as American football, ice hockey, rugby football, lacrosse, association football, boxing, mixed martial arts.

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