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  • Frames of war: when is life grievable? (invited review essay) 

    Kenny, Kate (Taylor & Francis, 2010)
    Sometimes when faced with photographs and videos of terrible war scenes, we are left feeling nothing. Though increasingly exposed to images of the horrors of conflict, we often remain immune, unable to really engage with ...
  • How French is 'French' sport? 

    Dine, Philip (Edinburgh University Press, 2015-12)
    This article explores how sports in France have responded to the challenges of globalization, and also to the opportunities of an increasingly multicultural society. Two case studies are offered in which a distinctive ...
  • IRF Off: Connacht's fight for survival and the foundation myth of a rugby Identity 

    Cooke, Ruadhán; Ó Cofaigh, Éamon (Taylor & Francis, 2017-08-24)
    Last of the four provincial branches to be formed in 1885, Connacht has always been fourth among equals in the pecking order of Irish rugby. In the late 1990s, spiralling costs associated with the administration of a ...
  • Sport and the media in Ireland: an introduction 

    Crosson, Seán; Dine, Philip (Taylor and Francis, 2011)
    [Introduction to Media History Special Issue on Sport and the Media in Ireland]. The symbiotic relationship that has existed since the mid-nineteenth century between sport and the media - from the popular press, through ...