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The Civilizing Process: Sociogenetic and Psychogenetic Investigations
When there are many people who don't need to expect something more than the benefits to take, we will suggest you to have willing to reach all benefits. Be sure and surely do to take this theExpand
Sport Matters: Sociological Studies of Sport, Violence and Civilisation
1999 North American Society for the Sociology of Sport Annual Book Award Sport Matters offers a comprehensive introduction to the study of modern sport from a sociological perspective. It covers suchExpand
The Germans: Power Struggles and the Development of Habitus in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries.
Preface by Eric Dunning and Stephen Mennell. Introduction. 1. Civilization and Informalization. 2. A Digression on Nationalism. 3. Civilization and Violence: On the State Monopoly of PhysicalExpand
Quest for Excitement: Sport and Leisure in the Civilizing Process
Norbert Elias, 1897-1990 Note on the text Introduction, Norbert Elias The Quest for Excitement in Leisure, Norbert Elias and Eric Dunning Leisure in the Sparetime Spectrum, Norbert Elias and EricExpand
Figurational Sociology and the Sociology of Sport: Some Concluding Remarks
A number of possibilities suggest themselves as far as the format and contents of this concluding chapter are concerned. I could, for example, indicate the areas of criticism of the figurationalExpand
Towards a Sociological Understanding of Football Hooliganism as a World Phenomenon
In this article a sociological diagnosis of football hooliganism as a world phenomenon is given. The author uses mainly English (newspaper) data about football violence (in and outside England) as anExpand
Barbarians, Gentlemen and Players : A Sociological Study of the Development of Rugby Football
Part I: Folk Antecedents and Transitional Forms of Football in the Public Schools 1. The folk antecedents of modern rugby and their decline 2. Football in the early 19th century public schools PartExpand
The Roots of Football Hooliganism: An Historical and Sociological Study
1. Understanding Football Hooliganism: A Critical Review of Some Theories 2. The Football Fever (1) 3. The Football Fever (2) 4. Football Hooliganism and the Working Class Before the First World WarExpand