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Gender equity, hegemonic masculinity and the governmentalisation of Australian amateur sport

McKay, J., Lawrence, G., Miller, T. and Rowe, D. (2001) Gender equity, hegemonic masculinity and the governmentalisation of Australian amateur sport. In: Bennett, T. and Carter, D., (eds.) Culture in Australia: Policies, Publics and Programs. Cambridge University Press, pp. 233-251.

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Abstract

... In particular, Australian sport has a reputation for its male-dominated management structures (McKay, 1993; Booth and Tatz, 2000). Constant pressure has been put on the system to recognise and address the gender inequality in sport management (McKay et al., 2001). Therefore the final aspect which we wanted to explore related to the under-representation of female administrators in sport organisations (Fitzpatrick and Brimage, 1998)...

Publication Type: Book Chapter
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Copyright: © 2001 Cambridge University Press
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/41029
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