Muscular Christianity in colonial and post-colonial worlds / edited by John J. MacAloon.

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Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 2008.
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Series:Sport in the global society
Format: Book
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Muscular Christianity After 150 Years / John J. MacAloon
  • 1. Muscular Christianity and Value-centred Sport: The Legacy of Tom Brown in Canada / Bruce Kidd
  • 2. Muscular Christianity in Japan: The Growth of a Hybrid / Ikuo Abe
  • 3. From Trobriand Cricket to Rugby Nation: The Mission of Sport in Papua New Guinea / Robert J. Foster
  • 4. Yoga at the Fin de Siecle: Muscular Christianity with a 'Hindu' Twist / Joseph S. Alter
  • 5. Christ and the Imperial Playing Fields: Thomas Hughes's Ideological Heirs in Empire / J. A. Mangan
  • 6. Tom Brown Goes Global: The 'Brown' Ethic in Colonial and Post-colonial India / Boria Majumdar
  • 7. Baseball and Decolonization: The Caribbean, 1945-1975 / John D. Kelly
  • 8. The Muscular Christian Ethos in Post-Second World War American Liberalism: Women in Outward Bound 1962-1975 / Matthew Millikan
  • 9. High Ropes and Hard Times: Wilderness and the Sublime in Adventure-based Education / Alexander S. Dent.