The Race Game: Sport and Politics in South Africa

1st Edition

Douglas Booth

Published April 30, 1998
Reference - 272 Pages
ISBN 9780714643540 - CAT# RU32435
Series: Sport in the Global Society

For Instructors Request Inspection Copy


Add to Wish List
FREE Standard Shipping!


1999 North American Society for Sports History Book of the Year

Douglas Booth looks at the role of sport in the fostering of a new national identity in South Africa. He analyzes the effect of the 30-year sport boycott but concludes that sport will never unite South Africans except in the most fleeting and superficial manner.


We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption.

Request an
e-inspection copy

Share this Title