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The Resource Marathon Japan : distance racing and civic culture, Thomas R.H. Havens

Marathon Japan : distance racing and civic culture, Thomas R.H. Havens

Label
Marathon Japan : distance racing and civic culture
Title
Marathon Japan
Title remainder
distance racing and civic culture
Statement of responsibility
Thomas R.H. Havens
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Japanese have been fervid long-distance runners for many centuries. 'Marathon Japan' is a comprehensive English-language chronicle of the history of this important part of Japanese sports culture. It traces the development of distance racing beginning with the Stockholm Olympics of 1912, when the Japanese government used athletics as a means of winning the respect of Western countries and achieving parity with the world powers
Cataloging source
P@U
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Havens, Thomas R. H
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports and state
  • Relay racing
  • Marathon running
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • GAMES
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • TRAVEL
  • Marathon running
  • Relay racing
  • Sports and state
  • Japan
Label
Marathon Japan : distance racing and civic culture, Thomas R.H. Havens
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The culture of running in Japan -- Racing to catch up -- A galaxy of distance runners -- Distance running as a commodity -- "Greater depth, more women": marathons and ekidens in the 1990s -- From peak to plateau: elite runners in the 2000s -- Running for everyone
Control code
ocn905636932
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780824854133
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13n7mmd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905636932
Label
Marathon Japan : distance racing and civic culture, Thomas R.H. Havens
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The culture of running in Japan -- Racing to catch up -- A galaxy of distance runners -- Distance running as a commodity -- "Greater depth, more women": marathons and ekidens in the 1990s -- From peak to plateau: elite runners in the 2000s -- Running for everyone
Control code
ocn905636932
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780824854133
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13n7mmd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905636932

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