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Downplaying the public acknowledgement of the achievements of women in sport is rather like saying everyone should have a government but only men can vote for it

Evans, Mary (2011) Downplaying the public acknowledgement of the achievements of women in sport is rather like saying everyone should have a government but only men can vote for it. British Politics and Policy at LSE (01 Dec 2011) Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Released this week, the BBC Sports Personality of the Year shortlist is entirely male. Mary Evans argues that the list highlights the regressive elements of contemporary sport which detract from the achievements and aspirations of women, and in turn deny them the right to enjoy and participate in sports and to enjoy its rewards.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2011 The authors
Library of Congress subject classification: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Sets: Departments > Gender Institute
Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Rights: http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/usingTheLibrary/academicSupport/OA/depositYourResearch.aspx
Date Deposited: 06 Dec 2011 12:31
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/39918/

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