Journals Higher Education



Published: 20 July 2012

224 Pages | 3 Tables, black & white

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719087042

Bookseller Code (06)

Leisure and cultural conflict in twentieth-century Britain

Brett Bebber, Allison Abra, Brad Beaven, Brett Bebber, and Kelly Boyd

Published by Manchester University Press

Studies in Popular Culture MUP

  • Covers a broad range of socially and culturally significant topics such as tlevision, cineman, the circus, football and drug culture
  • Explores national culture, Britishness and the representation of leisure in the twentieth century
  • Offers new research alongside historiographical essays whilch thereby providing the perfect scholarly introduction to the study of leisure in Britain
  • Contains articles by two pre-eminent authors in this field, Jeff Hill and Cecily Doustaly, which will be important reference points for researchers for years to come

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