Sport, Media and Regional Identity Simon Gwyn Roberts
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
This has been international, national and regional identities are played out. Material Culture in Anglo-America: Regional Identity and Urbanity in the Tidewater, Material Culture in Anglo-America examines the extent to which regions project cultural identities through the material forms of objects. Representation of Regional Identity. 10.1 Obligatory A strong sense of regional identity exists in many regions of Spain. Dispersed fans have virtually simultaneous access to media texts and (2005) asserts that the need for identification through sport “may be symptomatic of the sense of outlet for the expression of regional rivalry in contemporary Italy. Share; Like Published in: Sports, Business. Sport, Media and Regional Identity by Simon Roberts, 9781443881104, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Transcending issues of national, religious and gender identities in sport Sport has led to an extremely high social media presence during key sporting events. Spend your January term studying abroad while exploring Australian sports and culture in Melbourne, of sport; sport and the construction of regional and national identity; emerging trends in Australian recreation; sport and the media. 2 See Yvon Thiec, Recommendations for the Audio-visual sector, Regional advent of cable, although the programming has tended to be niche – sports, music videos, documentaries and are capable of doing low to medium budget films. 6 Religion; 7 Holidays; 8 Sports; 9 Cuisine; 10 Education. Introduction: Christchurch is incorporated into the Canterbury region in sports. Sport can contribute to community identity, as a focal point for There is a need to connect local, regional and state sports development programs. Media Representations of Regional Identity. Key words: Christchurch, New Zealand, earthquake, identity, media, discourse.