9780415658386

New Book on Football, Sexual Assault and the Media

9780415658386

A new book by Dr Deb Waterhouse-Watson, ‘Athletes, Sexual Assault and “Trials by Media”  (Routledge 2013) has just been released. It details how popular conceptions of masculinity and femininity inform the way footballers’ bodies, team bonding, women, sex and alcohol are portrayed in the media, and connects stories relating to the cases with sports reporting generally. Information about this title is available here.