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Sporting embodiment: sports studies and the (continuing) promise of phenomenology
Whilst in recent years sports studies have addressed the calls ‘to bring the body back in’ to theorisations of sport and physical activity, the ‘promise of phenomenology’ remains largelyExpand
A Marked Man: Female-Perpetrated Intimate Partner Abuse
Concepts of intimate partner abuse and violence are shifting, complex, situational and multifaceted. Whilst women's narratives of abuse have provided much needed insights into the subjectiveExpand
Feeling the way: Notes toward a haptic phenomenology of distance running and scuba diving
Along with a resurgence of interest in ‘the body’ within the social sciences generally over the last two decades, in recent years a corpus of sociological research specifically on sporting embodimentExpand
Identity Change
For over a decade, practice-based research degrees in art and design have formed part of the United Kingdom research degree education portfolio, with a relatively rapid expansion in recent years.Expand
Feminist Phenomenology and the Woman in the Running Body
Modern phenomenology, with its roots in Husserlian philosophy, has been taken up and utilised in a myriad of ways within different disciplines, but until recently has remained relatively underusedExpand
Running the routes together: co-running and knowledge in action
The mundane, concrete practices of social life have remained underanalyzed, unproblematized, even taken for granted by some social theorists, despite their being constitutive of the very foundationExpand
Runners’ tales: autoethnography, injury and narrative
This paper examines the importance of narrative activity in the construction of the injured and rehabilitated sporting body and the successful reconstruction of positive athletic identity. It isExpand
Intention and epochē in tension: autophenomenography, bracketing and a novel approach to researching sporting embodiment
This article considers a novel approach to researching sporting embodiment via what has been termed ‘autophenomenography’. Whilst having some similarities with autoethnography, autophenomenographyExpand
‘What it takes’: perceptions of mental toughness and its development in an English Premier League Soccer Academy
The purpose of this qualitative study was to undertake an in-depth exploration of coaches’ and support staff perceptions regarding mental toughness and its development in the pressurised andExpand