Soccer in South Asia: Empire, Nation, Diaspora - Sport in the Global Society No. 29 (Paperback)

by Paul Dimeo, James Mills, Keith Cooper, J. A. Mangan

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The place of football in the colonial and post-colonial past is explored and both British and Portuguese influences on the development of the game are considered. Contemporary issues such as the impact of the professional league in India and the role of UK Asians in the organization of the Indian game are considered. Future scenarios are explored and models for progression and problems facing the sport in south Asia are outlined.

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Published
01/09/2001

Publisher
Frank Cass Publishers

ISBN
9780714681702


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