The sports boycott against Rhodesia reconsidered

  title={The sports boycott against Rhodesia reconsidered},
  author={Charles T. Little},
  journal={Sport in Society},
  pages={193 - 207}
Lost amongst the contemporary debate over Zimbabwe's place in world sport (and especially international cricket) is an awareness that its predecessor state, Rhodesia, had itself been the target of an international sporting boycott during its period of Unilateral Declaration of Independence from Britain (1965–79). This paper reconsiders that campaign and analyses its broader significance. Two key elements of the campaign against Rhodesian sport are highlighted that are particularly worthy of… Expand
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