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Learning disability, sport and legacy.
(De Montfort University, 2011-06)
This report examines the holding of the Special Olympics Great Britain (SOGB) National Summer Games – for people with learning disabilities – in Leicester in July 2009. For the first time, the views of the organisers, the ...
Introduction: The Empire and Commonwealth Games and the Challenge of History
(Taylor & Francis, 2014)
This is the introduction to a special issue of the journal Sport in Histiry, dedicated to the British Empire and Commonwealth Games. It provides a survey of the event's history and historiography, raises critical questions ...
(Oxford University Press, 2017)
A biography of the British wrestler Mick McManus (1921-2013) for the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Denazification, Democratization, and the Cold War: Diplomatic Manipulation of the German Olympic Committee
(University of Arkansas Press, 2018)
The western Allies paid careful attention to the re-formation of athletic clubs in occupied Germany as part of the policies of using sport as a way to help with the democratization process after the Second World War. The ...