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Lang Matl
Author Foer, Franklin.

Title How soccer explains the world : an unlikely theory of globalization / Franklin Foer.

Imprint New York : Harper Perennial ; Enfield : Publishers Group UK [distributor], 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  JZ1318    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  JZ1318    Available
Description 271 p. ; 20 cm.
Note Originally published: New York: HarperCollins, 2004. With a new afteword.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents How soccer explains the gangster's paradise -- How soccer explains the pornography of sects -- How soccer explains the Jewish question -- How soccer explains the sentimental hooligan -- How soccer explains the survival of the top hats -- How soc
Summary Soccer is much more than a game, or even a way of life. It's a perfect window into the crosscurrents of today's world, with all its joys and sorrows. In this insightful, wide-ranging work of reportage, Franklin Foer takes us on a surprising tour
Subject Globalization.
Soccer fans -- Attitudes.
Soccer -- Social aspects.
Social history -- 21st century.
ISBN 9780061978050 (pbk.)
0061978051 (pbk.)