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General works on Media and Sport

Bernstein, A ‘Things you can see from there you can’t see from here: globalisation, media and the Olympics’ in Journal of sport & social issues 24 (4) 351-369
London Reference Collections shelfmark: ZC.9.a.4268
DS shelfmark: 5066.184000

Bernstein, Alina and Blain, Neil (eds)  Sport, media culture: global and local dimensions. London: Frank Cass, 2003.
London Reference Collections: YC.2003.a.1419
DS shelfmark: m03/19023

Billings, Andrew. Olympic media: inside the biggest show on television London: Routledge, 2008
DS shelfmark: m08/14201

Rowe, David. Sport, culture and the media: the unruly trinity Buckingham: Open University Press, 2003
London Reference Collections:YC.2004.a.1346
DS shelfmark: m04/12443

Roche, Maurice. ‘Mega-events and media culture: sport and the Olympics’ in Mega-events & modernity: Olympics & expos in the growth of culture London: Routledge, 2000
London Reference Collections: YC.2003.b.2166
DS shelfmark: m00/41968

Wenner, Lawrence (ed). Mediasport
London: Routledge, 1998
London Reference Collections: YC.1999.b.7858
DS shelfmark: m00/26088

The Olympic movement and mass media: past, present, and future issues: international conference proceedings, The University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, February 15-19 Calgary: Hurford Enterprises, 1989
London Reference Collections:YA.1991.b.7004

Slater, J. ‘Changing partners: the relationship between the mass media and the Olympic Games’ in Global and cultural critique: problematizing the Olympic Games: fourth international symposium for Olympic research
Ontario: University of Western Ontario, 1998
DS shelfmark: m01/16719

Rowe, David & Stevenson, Deborah ‘Sydney 2000: sociality and spatiality in global media events’ in National identity and global sports events Alan Tomlinson and Christopher Young (eds). New York: State University of New York, 2006
London Reference Collections: SPIS306.483
DS shelfmark: m06/18690 DSC

Rivenburgh, Nancy K. The Olympic Games, media, and the challenges of global image making
Available online courtesy of the Olympic Studies Centre in Barcelona


Smith, Briar. ‘Journalism and the Beijing Olympics: liminality with Chinese characteristics’ in Owning the Olympics: narratives of the new China Monroe E Price and Daniel Dayan (eds.). Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2008
London Reference Collections: YD.2008.a.7703
DS shelfmark: m08/29666


Booth, Dick. Talking of sport: the story of radio commentary. Cheltenham: SportsBooks, 2008
London Reference Collections: HUS.384.5409

Gearing, Brian and McNeill Phil (eds.) Seventy years of BBC sport London: Andre Deutsch, 1999
London Reference Collections: LB.31.b.17045


Rothenbuhler, E ‘The living room celebration of the Olympic Games’ Journal of Communication vol 39, 4, pp61-81
London Reference Collections: P.961/279
DS shelfmark: 4961.5000000

Larson James F & Hung-Soo, Park. Global television and the politics of the Seoul OlympicsBoulder, Colo: Westview, 1993
London Reference Collections: YC.1994.b.4495
DS shelfmark: 94/05115

Moregas, Miquel de et al. Television in the Olympics Miquel de Moregas Spa, Nancy Rivenburgh, James F Larson, in cooperation with researchers from 25 countries. London: J Libbey, 1995
London Reference Collections: YK.1996.b.8094
DS shelfmark: 96/28877

Billings, A.C; Eastman, S.T & Newton, G.D ‘Atlanta revisited: prime time promotion in the 1996 Summer Olympics’ Journal of sport and social issues 1998 22(1) 65-78
London Reference Collections: ZC.9.a.4268
DS shelfmark: 5066.184000

Kennett, Christopher & Moragas, Miquel de ‘From Athens to Beijing: the closing ceremony and Olympic television broadcast narratives’ in Owning the Olympics: narratives of the new China Monroe E Price and Daniel Dayan (eds.)
London Reference Collections: YD.2008.a.7703
DS shelfmark: m08/29666

Whannel, Garry. Fields in vision: television sport and cultural transformation
London: Routledge, 1992
London Reference Collections: YK.1992.b.7447
DS shelfmark: 92/22030

Riggs K E; Eastman, S T & Golobic, T S ‘Manufactured conflict in the 1992 Olympics: the discourse of television and politics’ in Critical studies in mass communication vol 10, no 2, pp 253-272
London Reference Collections: Z.C.9.a.6933
DS shelfmark: 3487.4881000

Whannel, Garry ‘The five rings and the small screen’ in Global Olympics: historical and sociological studies of the modern Games Kevin Young & Kevin B. Wamsley (eds.)
Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2005
London Reference Collections: YC.2007.a.7267
DS shelfmark: 7770.738000 3

Rowe, David ‘The global love-match: sport and television’ in Media, culture and society 1996 18(4) 565-582
London Reference Collections: P.521/3296
DS shelfmark: 5525.255500

Daddario, Gina Women’s sport and spectacle: gendered television coverage and the Olympic Games. Westport, Conn: Praeger, 1998
London Reference Collections: YC.1999.a.5127
DS shelfmark: 98/21641

New Media

Boyle, Raymond & Haynes, Richard ‘New media sport’ in Culture, sport, society Autumn 2002, vol 5, 3, 95-114
London Reference Collections: ZC.9.a.5440
DS shelfmark: 3491.669150

Miah, Andy; Garcia, Beatriz & Zhihui, Tian ‘We are the media: non-accredited media and citizen journalists at the Olympic Games’ in Owning the Olympics: narratives of the new China Monroe E Price and Daniel Dayan (eds.). Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2008
London Reference Collections: YD.2008.a.7703
DS shelfmark: m08/29666

Humphries, Lee & Finlay, Christopher J ‘New technologies; new narratives’ in Owning the Olympics: narratives of the new China Monroe E Price and Daniel Dayan (eds.)
Ann Arbor: University of Michigan press, 2008
London Reference Collections: YD.2008.a.7703
DS shelfmark: m08/29666


Media and Paralympics


Cumberbatch, Guy. Images of disability on television
London : Routledge, 1992.
London reference collections shelfmark:YC.1992.a.689
DS shelfmark: 91/21760

Embodied rhetorics : disability in language and cultureedited by James C Wilson & Cynthia Lewiecki-Wilson. Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, 2001
London reference collections shelfmark:YC.2001.a.20236.
DS shelfmark: m01/40694

Campbell, Fiona Kumari, Contours of ableism: the production of disability and abledness  Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
DS shelfmark: m09/.33615

Riley, Charles A. Disability and the media: prescriptions for change Hanover, NH London : University Press of New England, c2005.
London reference collections shelfmark:YC.2007.a.3479
DS shelfmark: m05/.27609

Disability and the media in India: a study. London: World Association for Christian Communication, 2001.
London reference collections shelfmark:YC.2002.a.20268

Thomas, Nigel, Disability, sport and society: an introduction London: Routledge, c2009.
London reference collections shelfmark: SPIS796.087
DS collections shelfmark: m09/.18486

Examining identity in sports media editors, Heather L Hundley, Andrew C Billings. London: Sage Publications, c2010.
London reference collections: YK.2010.a.25344
DS shelfmark: m09/.30550

Brittain, Ian The Paralympic Games explained London: Routledge, 2010
London reference collections shelfmark: SPIS796.0456
DS shelfmark: m09/30402

Sweeney, Brian J. Mainstreaming disability on Radio 4 Glasgow: University of Glasgow, 2003.
DS shelfmark: 272907

Perspectives of disability in broadcasting. Broadcasting Standards Council, 1995.
DS shelfmark: 11 7774.350000

Titchkosky, Tanya, Reading and writing disability differently: the textured life of embodiment Toronto; London : University of Toronto Press, c2007
DS shelfmark: m07/.23771

The representation and portrayal of people with disabilities in Irish broadcasting. Dublin: Broadcasting Commission of Ireland: National Disability Authority, [2009]
London reference collections shelfmark: EMC.2010.b.293

Conway, Madeline Ruth. Representing difference: a study of physical disability in contemporary Spanish cinema. University of London, 2001
DS shelfmark: 368909

Browne, Jacqui. Telling it as it is: public relations & media handbook for disability networks Dublin: Irish Council of People with Disabilities, 1999.
London reference collections shelfmark:YK.1999.b.7566

Smith, Steve, What the papers say and don't say about disability Spastics Society, c1991.
London reference collections shelfmark:YC.1992.b.3877
DS shelfmark: q92/05472

Howe, P David 'From inside the newsroom: Paralympic media and the 'production' of elite disability' in International review for the sociology of sport Vol 43, Issue 2
London reference collections shelfmark: ZA.9.a.188
DS shelfmark: 4547.744000

Howe, P David The cultural politics of the Paralympic movement London: Routledge, 2008
London reference collections shelfmark: YC2008.a.5410
DS shelfmark: m08/14725

Ik Young Chang & Crossman, Jane 'When there is a will, there is a way': a quantitative comparison of the newspaper coverage of the 2004 summer Paralympic and Olympic Games' in International journal of applied sport sciences vol 21, Issue 2
DS shelfmark: 4542.100950 

Smith, Andrew & Thomas, Nigel 'The inclusion of elite athletes with disabilities in the 2002  Manchester Commonwealth Games: an exploratory analysis of British newspaper coverage' in Sport, education & society 2005 vol 10 issue 1
London reference collections shelfmark: ZC.9.a.4559
DS shelfmark: 8419.519500

Stein, J.U.  'U.S media - where were you during the 1988 Paralympics?' in Palaestra Summer/Paralympics 1989 vol 5 issue 4
DS shelfmark: 6345.214200

Schell, L.A & Duncan M.C 'A content analysis of CBS's coverage of the 1996 Paralympic Games' in Adapted physical activity quarterlyJan 1999 vol 16 issue 1
DS shelfmark: 0678.308000

Thomas, N & Smith A 'Preoccupied with able-bodiedness?: an analysis of the British media coverage of the 2000 Paralympic Games' in Adapted physical activity quarterly 2003, vol 20, issue 2
DS shelfmark: 0678.308000

Schantz Otto & Gilbert, Keith 'An ideal misconstrued: newspaper coverage of the Atlanta Paralympic Games in France and Germany' in Sociology of sport journal 2001 vol 18, issue 1
DS shelfmark: 8319696830

Goggin G & Newell C 'Crippling Paralympics? Media, disability and Olympism' in Media International Australia 2000, issue 97
DS shelfmark: 5525.258185

Bertling, Christoph & Schierl 'Disabled sport and its relation to contemporary cultures of presence and aesthetics' in Sport in history vol 28, issue 1

Brittain, Ian 'Perceptions of disability and their impact upon involvement in sport for people with disabilities at all levels' in Journal of sport and social issues 2004, vol 28 no 4
London reference collections shelfmark:ZC.9.a.4268
DS shelfmark: 5066.184000

Pappous, A., Marcellini, A. de Leseleuc, E. 'From Sydney to Beijing: the evolution of the photographic coverage of Paralympics Games in five European countries’ in Sport in Society 2011, vol 14 no 3
London reference collections shelfmark:ZC.9.a.7405
DS shelfmark:8419.65000


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