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The absence and presence of state militarism: Violence, football, Narcos, and Colombia

Fajardo, A.S. and Miller, T. (2017) The absence and presence of state militarism: Violence, football, Narcos, and Colombia. In: Butterworth, M.L., (ed.) Sport and Militarism: Contemporary Global Perspectives. Routledge as part of the Taylor and Francis Group.

Abstract

When English and French fans alike sang "La Marseille" before their countries met in a football match just days after Paris had been assaulted in 2015, they did so in the presence of the British Monarchy, the French presidency, the police, and the military, and the event was broadcast on public television and radio...

Publication Type: Book Chapter
Publisher: Routledge as part of the Taylor and Francis Group
Copyright: © 2017 – Routledge
Publishers Website: https://www.routledge.com/Sport-and-Militarism-Con...
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/40689
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