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Sports Mania: Essays on Fandom and the Media in the 21st Century Paperback – Jul 18 2008

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  • Paperback: 287 pages
  • Publisher: McFarland Publishing (Sept. 30 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 078643726X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0786437269
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 1.7 x 22.9 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 408 g
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #4,120,202 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"an impressive collection...likely the widest array of content available on sports and fandom...impressive...a much-needed look"--Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly; "Sports Mania is perhaps the first monograph dedicated to showcasing research on the relationship between sports fans and the media...will be particularly useful to scholars interested in the changing face of sports media and the role of fans in that evolution"--Journal of Sport History; "a valuable reference volume for any committed scholar of sport or media"--Nordic Sport Science Forum.

About the Author

The late Lawrence W. Hugenberg was a communication professor at Kent State University and had published on NASCAR and its fans. Paul M. Haridakis is an associate professor at Kent State University. He lives in Akron, Ohio. Adam C. Earnheardt is an assistant professor of communication studies and basic course director at Youngstown State University. His research interests include sports media effects, media ethics, and new media studies.

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