Zoom Women and Sporthttp://library.olympic.org/Portal/recherche/openfind.svc/GetOpenFindSelectionRss?selectionUid=SELECTION_d89772c2-2d15-4032-a1ed-d0774a3556bd&_sc=Default168341https://library.olympic.org/Default/doc/SYRACUSE/168341/the-social-responsibility-of-the-olympic-games-olympic-women-elisabeth-pikeThe social responsibility of the Olympic Games : Olympic women / Elisabeth Pike<h3 class="title template-title" title="The social responsibility of the Olympic Games : Olympic women / Elisabeth Pike">The social responsibility of the Olympic Game...</h3> <p class="template-info"> Article | Pike, Elisabeth</p> <p class="template-resume"> This paper reviews the history of women’s involvement in the Olympic Games, how gender is socially (re)constructed through these events, current issues facing women who compete at the Olympic/Paralympic level, and what social resp... </p> 2017-09-25T11:51:28+02:00166858https://library.olympic.org/Default/doc/SYRACUSE/166858/women-in-sport-leadership-research-and-practice-for-change-ed-by-laura-j-burton-et-alWomen in sport leadership : research and practice for change / ed. by Laura J. Burton... [et al.]<h3 class="title template-title" title="Women in sport leadership : research and practice for change / ed. by Laura J. Burton... [et al.]"> Women in sport leadership : research and practice for change / ed. by Laura J. Burton... [et al.] </h3> <p class="template-info"> Leberman, Sarah. Author. </p> <p class="template-info"> Routledge. London - 2017 </p> <p class="template-resume"> Although women and girls participate in sport in greater numbers than ever before, research shows there has been no significant increase in women leading sport organizations. This book takes an international, evidence-based perspe... </p> 2017-09-25T11:51:06+02:00165138https://library.olympic.org/Default/doc/SYRACUSE/165138/female-olympians-a-mediated-socio-cultural-and-political-economic-timeline-linda-k-fullerFemale Olympians : a mediated socio-cultural and political-economic timeline / Linda K. Fuller<h3 class="title template-title" title="Female Olympians : a mediated socio-cultural and political-economic timeline / Linda K. Fuller"> Female Olympians : a mediated socio-cultural and political-economic timeline / Linda K. Fuller </h3> <p class="template-info"> Fuller, Linda K </p> <p class="template-info"> Palgrave Macmillan. Basingstoke - 2016 </p> <p class="template-resume"> This book examines women's participation in the Olympic Games since they were allowed to be included in that global arena. Using a holistic, social scientific approach, and emphasizing the rhetoric of sport mediatization, "Female ... </p> 2017-02-08T13:15:23+01:00161808https://library.olympic.org/Default/doc/SYRACUSE/161808/women-and-sport-continuing-a-journey-of-liberation-and-celebration-ed-by-ellen-j-staurowskyWomen and sport : continuing a journey of liberation and celebration / ed. by Ellen J. Staurowsky<h3 class="title template-title" title="Women and sport : continuing a journey of liberation and celebration / ed. by Ellen J. Staurowsky"> Women and sport : continuing a journey of liberation and celebration / ed. by Ellen J. Staurowsky </h3> <p class="template-info"> Staurowsky, Ellen J. </p> <p class="template-info"> Human Kinetics. Champaign - 2016 </p> <p class="template-resume"> “Women and sport: continuing a journey of liberation and celebration” focuses on women winning access to the playing field as well as the front office in sport. Readers will gain an understanding of how women have been involved in... </p> 2016-11-29T13:47:25+01:0071826https://library.olympic.org/Default/doc/SYRACUSE/71826/sex-testing-gender-policing-in-women-s-sports-lindsay-parks-pieperSex testing : gender policing in women's sports / Lindsay Parks Pieper<h3 class="title template-title" title="Sex testing : gender policing in women&#39;s sports / Lindsay Parks Pieper"> Sex testing : gender policing in women's sports / Lindsay Parks Pieper </h3> <p class="template-info"> Pieper, Lindsay </p> <p class="template-info"> University of Illinois Press. Champaign - 2016 </p> <p class="template-resume"> In 1968, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) implemented sex testing for female athletes at that year's Games. When it became clear that testing regimes failed to delineate a sex divide, the IOC began to test for gender --a ... </p> 2016-11-29T13:47:13+01:0031904https://library.olympic.org/Default/doc/SYRACUSE/31904/women-and-sport-in-latin-america-ed-by-rosa-lopez-de-d-amico-et-alWomen and sport in Latin America / ed. by Rosa Lopez De D'Amico... [et al.]<h3 class="title template-title" title="Women and sport in Latin America / ed. by Rosa Lopez De D&#39;Amico... [et al.]"> Women and sport in Latin America / ed. by Rosa Lopez De D'Amico... [et al.] </h3> <p class="template-info"> López de D'Amico, Rosa </p> <p class="template-info"> Routledge. London - 2016 </p> <p class="template-resume"> This multidisciplinary book draws on sociology, cultural studies, anthropology and history, to explore the diversity, challenges and achievements of Latin American women in sport. It offers an in-depth analysis of women’s sport in... </p> 2016-11-29T13:47:05+01:0043063https://library.olympic.org/Default/doc/SYRACUSE/43063/handbook-on-the-economics-of-women-in-sports-eva-marikova-leeds-et-alHandbook on the economics of women in sports / Eva Marikova Leeds... [et al.]<h3 class="title template-title" title="Handbook on the economics of women in sports / Eva Marikova Leeds... [et al.]"> Handbook on the economics of women in sports / Eva Marikova Leeds... [et al.] </h3> <p class="template-info"> Marikova Leeds, Eva </p> <p class="template-info"> Edward Elgar. Cheltenham - 2013 </p> <p class="template-resume"> Women's sports have received much less attention from economists than from other social scientists. This handbook fills that gap with a comprehensive economic analysis of women's sports. It also analyzes how the behavior and treat... </p> 2016-11-29T13:46:51+01:0023264https://library.olympic.org/Default/doc/SYRACUSE/23264/coming-on-strong-gender-and-sexuality-in-women-s-sport-susan-k-cahnComing on strong : gender and sexuality in women's sport / Susan K. Cahn<h3 class="title template-title" title="Coming on strong : gender and sexuality in women&#39;s sport / Susan K. Cahn"> Coming on strong : gender and sexuality in women's sport / Susan K. Cahn </h3> <p class="template-info"> Cahn, Susan K </p> <p class="template-info"> University of Illinois Press. Chicago - 2015 </p> <p class="template-resume"> Acclaimed since its original publication, "Coming on Strong" has become a much-cited touchstone in scholarship on women and sports. In this new edition, Susan K. Cahn updates her detailed history of women's sport and the struggles... </p> 2016-11-29T13:46:42+01:0040017https://library.olympic.org/Default/doc/SYRACUSE/40017/from-brighton-to-helsinki-women-and-sport-progress-report-kari-fasting-et-al-iwgFrom Brighton to Helsinki : women and sport progress report / Kari Fasting.... [et al.] ; IWG<h3 class="title template-title" title="From Brighton to Helsinki : women and sport progress report / Kari Fasting.... [et al.] ; IWG"> From Brighton to Helsinki : women and sport progress report / Kari Fasting.... [et al.] ; IWG </h3> <p class="template-info"> Fasting, Kari </p> <p class="template-info"> IWG. [Great Britain] - 2014 </p> <p class="template-resume"> The International Working Group on Women and Sports developed this report to determine the progress made for women and sports throughout the world based on the signatories to the Brighton Declaration. This report summarizes the ty... </p> 2016-11-29T13:46:33+01:0074282https://library.olympic.org/Default/doc/SYRACUSE/74282/a-contemporary-history-of-women-s-sport-jean-williamsA contemporary history of women's sport / Jean Williams<h3 class="title template-title" title="A contemporary history of women&#39;s sport / Jean Williams"> A contemporary history of women's sport / Jean Williams </h3> <p class="template-info"> Williams, Jean </p> <p class="template-info"> Routledge. New York - 2014- </p> <p class="template-resume"> Part 1: Sporting women, 1850-1960. </p> 2016-11-29T13:46:21+01:0043176https://library.olympic.org/Default/doc/SYRACUSE/43176/gender-and-sport-changes-and-challenges-gertrud-pfister-et-alGender and sport : changes and challenges / Gertrud Pfister... [et al.]<h3 class="title template-title" title="Gender and sport : changes and challenges / Gertrud Pfister... [et al.]"> Gender and sport : changes and challenges / Gertrud Pfister... [et al.] </h3> <p class="template-info"> </p> <p class="template-info"> Waxmann. Münster - 2013 </p> <p class="template-resume"> This volume covers current issues, cutting-edge debates and new knowledgeon women and sport. The range of topics extends from female coachesand women in sport to sexual harassment, from snowboarders to schoolgirls, and from physic... </p> 2016-11-29T13:46:08+01:0072500https://library.olympic.org/Default/doc/SYRACUSE/72500/olympic-women-and-the-media-international-perspectives-ed-by-pirkko-markulaOlympic women and the media : international perspectives / ed. by Pirkko Markula<h3 class="title template-title" title="Olympic women and the media : international perspectives / ed. by Pirkko Markula"> Olympic women and the media : international perspectives / ed. by Pirkko Markula </h3> <p class="template-info"> Markula, Pirkko </p> <p class="template-info"> Palgrave Macmillan. Basingstoke, New York - 2009 </p> <p class="template-resume"> This book examines how women athletes were represented in international media coverage during the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. Through feminist theorising and qualitative textual analysis, the contributions examine the type of me... </p> 2016-11-29T13:45:51+01:0026494https://library.olympic.org/Default/doc/SYRACUSE/26494/the-process-of-inclusion-of-women-in-the-olympic-games-by-ana-maria-miragaya-lamartine-da-costa-supeThe process of inclusion of women in the Olympic Games / by Ana Maria Miragaya ; Lamartine Da Costa (supervisor)<h3 class="title template-title" title="The process of inclusion of women in the Olympic Games / by Ana Maria Miragaya ; Lamartine Da Costa (supervisor)"> The process of inclusion of women in the Olympic Games / by Ana Maria Miragaya ; Lamartine Da Costa (supervisor) </h3> <p class="template-info"> Costa, Lamartine Pereira da </p> <p class="template-info"> Universidad Gama Filho. Brésil - 2006 </p> 2016-11-29T13:45:25+01:00