Book Announcements April 2018

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Quarterly, H-Sport publishes a list of newly released books on Sport Studies which members have submitted to H-Sport. If you would like to announce the publication of your new book, please submit the following information to the author's name, the title of the book, the press, the month it appeared in print, and a link to the publisher/book's site (optional).

Please note that the Book Announcements are not restricted to publications in English. We accept academic works in any language.


All H-Sport Book Announcements can be viewed at There is also a permanent link to the Book Announcements from the main H-Sport page:


Agergaard, Sine. Rethinking Sports and Integration. Developing a Transnational Perspective on Migrants and Descendants in Sports. Routledge. April 2018.


Demas, Lane. Game of Privilege: An African American History of Golf. University of North Carolina Press. September 2017.


Dorsey, James. Shifting Sands, Essays on Sports and Politics in the Middle East and North Africa. World Scientific. November 2017.


Gietschier, Steven (ed.). Replays, Rivalries, and Rumbles: The Most Iconic Moments in American Sports. Urbana: University of Illinois Press. December 2017. http://go.illinois.eud/f17gietschier


Kalman-Lamb, Nathan. Game Misconduct: Injury, Fandom, and the Business of Sport. Fernwood Publishing. April 2018.


Lipsyte, Robert. SportsWorld: An American Dreamland. Rutgers University Press. May 2018. 

Robinson, Roger. When Running Made History. Syracuse University Press. 2018.


Wilson, Wayne and Wiggins, David K. (eds.). LA Sports – Play, Games, and Community in the City of Angels. University of Arkansas. February 2018.