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Author Elsey, Brenda.

Title Citizens and sportsmen : fĂștbol and politics in twentieth-century Chile / Brenda Elsey.

Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  796.3340983 ELSE    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description ix, 315 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [291]-306) and index.
Contents 1 Rayando la Cancha-Marking the Field: Chilean Football, 1893-1919 17 -- 2 Massive, Modern, and Marginalized in Football of the 1920s 51 -- 3 "The White Elephant": The National Stadium, Populism, and the Popular Front, 1933-1942 90 -- 4 "Latin Lions" and the "Dogs of Constantinople": Immigrant Clubs, Ethnicity, and Racial Hierarchies in Football, 1920-1953 127 -- 5 "Because We Have Nothing ...": The Radicalization of Amateurs and the World Cup of 1962 165 -- 6 New Left, Popular Unity, and Football, 1963-1973 207.
Subject Soccer -- Political aspects -- Chile.
Nationalism and sports -- Chile.
Soccer -- Chile.
ISBN 9780292726307 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0292726309 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780292734777 (ebk.)