Homosexuality and the Olympic movement

Baniak, Matthew and Jobling, Ian (2014) Homosexuality and the Olympic movement. Journal of Olympic History, 22 1: 41-49.

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Author Baniak, Matthew
Jobling, Ian
Title Homosexuality and the Olympic movement
Journal name Journal of Olympic History
ISSN 1085-5165
Publication date 2014
Year available 2014
Sub-type Article (original research)
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Volume 22
Issue 1
Start page 41
End page 49
Total pages 9
Editor Volker Kluge
Place of publication Oosterwolde, Netherlands
Publisher International Society of Olympic Historians
Collection year 2015
Language eng
Formatted abstract
Sport remains one of the last bastions of cultural and institutional homophobia in Western societies, despite the advances made since the birth of the gay rights movement. In a heteronormative culture such as sport, lack of knowledge and understanding has led to homophobia and discrimination against openly gay athletes. The Olympic Games are no exception to this stigma...
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