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ERIC Number: EJ652890
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0142-5692
'The Money's Good, The Fame's Good, The Girls Are Good': The Role of Playground Football in the Construction of Young Boys' Masculinity in a Junior School.
Swain, Jon
British Journal of Sociology of Education, v21 n1 p95-109 Mar 2000
Explores the effects of football (soccer) in the social construction of hegemonic masculine practices among a group of Year 6 English junior school boys. Argues that football (soccer) acts as a model for the boys in which they utilize the game as a means of constructing, negotiating, and performing their masculinity. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)