Bibliographic Details

Football goes east : business, culture and the people's game in China, Japan and South Korea / edited by Wolfram Manzenreiter and John Horne.

Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2004.
Description xv, 268 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Language English
Subject Soccer -- Economic aspects -- East Asia.
Soccer -- Economic aspects.
East Asia.
Format Print, Book
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Other authors / contributors Manzenreiter, Wolfram.
Horne, John, 1955-
ISBN 0415318971
041531898X (pbk.)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Football, Culture, Globalisation
  • Part I. The Business of Football in East Asian Nation States
  • 2. Strategies for Locating Professional Sports Leagues
  • 3. The Making of a Professional Football League
  • 4. Football in the People's Republic of China
  • Part II. Players and Supporters of the East Asian Game
  • 5. Japanese Football Players and the Sport Talent Migration Business
  • 6. Football 'Hooligans' and Football Supporters Culture in China
  • 7. School Sport, Physical Education and the Development of Football Culture in Japan
  • 8. Government Involvement in Football in Korea
  • Part III. Football, Representation and identity in East Asia After 2002
  • 9. Football and the South Korean Imagination
  • 10. Football, Fashion and Fandom
  • 11. The Banality of Football
  • 12. Football, Nationalism and Celebrity Culture
  • Part IV. Football in East Asia Beyond the Nation State
  • 13. Her Place in the 'House of Football'
  • 14. An International Comparison of the Motivations and Experiences of Volunteers at the 2002 World Cup
  • 15. Globalisation and Football in East Asia