A Beautiful Game

Internaitonal Perspectives on Women"s Football by Jean Williams

Publisher: Berg Publishers

Written in English
Cover of: A Beautiful Game | Jean Williams
Published: Pages: 224 Downloads: 427
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  • Soccer (Association football),
  • Women"s studies,
  • Women And Sports,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Sports,
  • Soccer,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Soccer for women,
  • Social aspects
The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11911646M
ISBN 101845206746
ISBN 109781845206741

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