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Published: 01 May 2020
Figure 1. 2014 Map of Admiralty. Created by Helen Fan. More
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (125): 35–54.
Published: 01 May 2016
... as they related to three aspects of recreational football culture—men's workplace teams, women's football, and fan clubs—it argues that the sport, like few other leisure pursuits, illustrates the complex relationship between politics and pleasure in a one-party dictatorship. Football was an unusually visible...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (125): 55–73.
Published: 01 May 2016
...-administered leagues of black workers and sport administrators entertained crowds and provided ethnically diverse Zambians with a valuable opportunity to create new urban social networks, communities, and identities. Ordinary fans founded organized supporters' clubs that attempted to make coaches, club...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (125): 159–167.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Thomas P. Oates In the past several decades, a new narrative framework for American football in the United States has been offered to mainstream consumers. In a number of entertainments, notably fantasy football, fans are invited to enjoy National Football League (NFL) games through the lens...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (103): 59–81.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., and the place of Western empire in the modern world. These African American boxers provided French fans with a comfortable abstraction of the colonial question, enabling them to project a public image of enlightened benevolence. Nevertheless, African American pugilists cleverly capitalized on this French...
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Published: 01 October 2022
Figure 5. Backstage at midday. Temperatures are almost 40 degrees Celsius, but there is no air conditioning available, just a few fans. Image courtesy of Héctor Mediavilla. More
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (125): 206–213.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of Our Lives ultimately offers a partial critique. Goldblatt has little nostalgia for the violence, racism, and occasional mediocrity that a more insu- lar football culture produced, although he does lament the parallel loss of elements of traditional fan culture. As a story of globalization...
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Radical History Review (1987) 1987 (37): 134–141.
Published: 01 January 1987
... covenant. Beg Your Pardon No one has to tell today’s sports fans how deeply the past af€ects the present. The extraordinary explosion of statistical trivia in all major sports testifies to the fans’ reverence for the record. But just as computers have made the expansion...
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Radical History Review (1996) 1996 (66): 203–209.
Published: 01 October 1996
... of engagement with rock and pop music and I hope the assignment will pull together their emotional and critical faculties. Is there a bridge between academic and popular discourse? One of the variants on the authenticity question is the instinctive knowl- edge by rock ‘n’ roll fans that anything any...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (125): 74–96.
Published: 01 May 2016
... major leagues, there was a slow but steady exodus of Negro Leaguers to the “big leagues.” The influx of black players in the MLB also brought an influx of black baseball fans. Baseball’s integra- tion coincided with postwar migration and metropolitan growth that created major demographic shifts...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (110): 155–160.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Busse, Fan Fiction and Fan Communities in the Age of the Internet: New Essays (Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co., 2006). 5. Henry Jenkins, Textual Poachers: Television Fans and Participatory Culture, Studies in Culture and Communication (New York: Routledge, 1992); Jonathan Gray, Cornel...
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Radical History Review (1996) 1996 (66): 191–202.
Published: 01 October 1996
... not simply as music but also as knowledge. To be a rock fan is not just to like something but also to know something, to share a secret with one‘s fellow fans, to take for granted the ignorance of nonfans. This common sense of rock fandom has had a constricting effect on the development...
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Radical History Review (1996) 1996 (66): 124–145.
Published: 01 October 1996
... into this crooked syllogism, it must be referred to as a ”rap song;” its musical appeal to white fans of heavy metal must be com- pletel y repressed .20 Time Warner summed up their position on the controversy with this statement issued on 15 June: It is vital that we stand by our commitment...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (125): 97–115.
Published: 01 May 2016
... boxing race Latin America ethnicity Argentina A “Suspiciously Swarthy” Boxer Luis Firpo and the Ambiguities of the Latin Race Brian D. Bunk On September 14, 1923, Jack Dempsey and Luis Firpo fought for the heavyweight championship of the world before 82,228 fans at the Polo Grounds...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (125): 1–12.
Published: 01 May 2016
... and academics disagreed, insisting that sport distracted fans from politics and ingratiated capitalist values into popular culture. The schemes of American and European industrialists to use sport to dis- cipline workers and instill Taylorist time management systems buttressed this view. Moreover, many...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (143): 79–88.
Published: 01 May 2022
... . Du Bois W. E. B. The World and Africa: An Inquiry into the Part Which Africa Has Played in World History . New York : International Publishers , 1965 . Fanning Bryan . Racism and Social Change in the Republic of Ireland . Manchester : Manchester University Press , 2002...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (144): 205–217.
Published: 01 October 2022
...Figure 5. Backstage at midday. Temperatures are almost 40 degrees Celsius, but there is no air conditioning available, just a few fans. Image courtesy of Héctor Mediavilla. ...
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Radical History Review (1986) 1986 (35): 5.
Published: 01 May 1986
... class. In his studies of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century peasants and church authorities, Italian cultural historian Carlo Ginzburg has imaginatively and provocatively explored the construction of cultural meanings in people’s ”private lives” -including their fan- tasies and religious...
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Radical History Review (1991) 1991 (49): 175–176.
Published: 01 January 1991
..., and to all those wonderful fans who have been calling him and then hanging up. Tim Mason taught history at the University of Oxfwd and in Germany, the U.S., and Rome for over twenty years before his death in March 1990. Benny Morris is the author of The Birth of the Palesfinian Refigee problem...
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Radical History Review (1993) 1993 (55): 154–164.
Published: 01 January 1993
... scholars have argued that ”the percent of the team’s players who are black is positively and significantly (at the 1-per- cent level) related to team revenue,” most observers agree that, as the league became predominantly African American, the sport lost what little fan and marketing appeal it had...