Sports and Indigenous Peoples

Christopher Hallinan, Barry Judd

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Hallinan and Judd trace the development of indigenous peoples’ participation in sports around the world, with a particular focus on Australian colonial and postcolonial examples. They discuss issues surrounding Aboriginal Australians by outlining and countering patterns of inequality, including empowerment and self-determination in political activism. They conclude with an overview of the future challenges for indigenous peoples in Australia.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Business and Culture of Sports
Subtitle of host publicationSociety, Politics, Economy, Environment
EditorsJoseph Macquire
Place of PublicationUSA
PublisherMacmillan Reference USA
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)0028665031 , 9780028665030
Publication statusPublished - 2019

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    Hallinan, C., & Judd, B. (2019). Sports and Indigenous Peoples. In J. Macquire (Ed.), The Business and Culture of Sports: Society, Politics, Economy, Environment (1 ed., Vol. 3, pp. 145-158). Macmillan Reference USA.