Violence and Racism in Football Politics and Cultural Conflict in British Society, 1968-1998
This study, based on government records, newspaper articles and fanzines, explores the complex interaction between politicians, police and the perpetrators of football violence. Bebber looks at how successive governments tried to impose law and order on football ‘hooligans’, whilst inadvertently escalating the violence. [From Amazon.com]
Pickering & Chatto
Great Britain, Racism in sports, Soccer, Soccer hooliganism, Violence
Cultural History | European History | Race and Ethnicity | Social History | Sports Studies
Bebber, Brett, "Violence and Racism in Football Politics and Cultural Conflict in British Society, 1968-1998" (2012). History Faculty Books. 5.