Includes bibliographical references (p. -179) and index. Athlete as anthropologist, anthropologist as athlete -- A social history of sport for the disabled -- Paralympic "lived history" : reflections of a participant observer -- The politics of sporting disablement -- Mediated paralympic culture -- The imperfect body and sport -- Technology and the paralympic games -- Accommodating paralympic bodies.
- LCC: GV709.3
- Dewey Decimal: 796.087
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: x. 187 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
- Edition Info: (ebook)
- Sports for people with disabilities -- Social aspects
- Athletes with disabilities -- Social conditions
- Sports for people with disabilities
- Electronic books
- Paralympics -- Social aspects
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