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Superfans : into the heart of obsessive sports fandom

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First edition.

"Draws on cutting-edge sports psychology and visits with fans from diverse walks of life to present an immersive assessment of American sports fandom, discussing the roots of fandom and its effects on everyday life"--

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Honeoye Public Library 306.4 (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780553394214
  • ISBN: 0553394215
  • Physical Description: xiv, 202 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, [2018]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Fan Zero -- Putting with PhDs -- What Exactly Are We Rooting For? -- Nature v. Nurture -- Members Only -- How to Stand Out (But Still Fit In) -- There's No Place Like Home -- The Power of Connection -- Is There Such a Thing as "The Female Fan"? -- Delusions of Influence -- Hell Hath No Fury Like a Fan Scorned -- Breaking Away -- Sunday Worship -- Salvation Army -- Nevets.
Summary, etc.:
"Draws on cutting-edge sports psychology and visits with fans from diverse walks of life to present an immersive assessment of American sports fandom, discussing the roots of fandom and its effects on everyday life"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Sports spectators > United States > Psychology.
Sports > Social aspects > United States.
SPORTS & RECREATION / Sports Psychology.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture.
SPORTS & RECREATION / Sociology of Sports.


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