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Professional Wrestling : Sport and Spectacle
by Sharon Mazer




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Author Sharon Mazer looks at the world of professional wrestling both from the fan's-eye-view and from the wrestlers' gym. It begins with how performances are constructed and sold to spectators. Also the book explores professional wrestling's carnivalesque presentation of masculinities and the question of the "real" and the "fake" as the fans themselves confront it. 30 photos.

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Overview

Author Sharon Mazer looks at the world of professional wrestling both from the fan's-eye-view and from the wrestlers' gym. It begins with how performances are constructed and sold to spectators. Also the book explores professional wrestling's carnivalesque presentation of masculinities and the question of the "real" and the "fake" as the fans themselves confront it. 30 photos.


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  • ISBN-13: 9781578060214
  • ISBN-10: 1578060214
  • Publisher: University Press of Mississippi
  • Publish Date: February 1998
  • Page Count: 206
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 5.5 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.7 pounds

Series: Peformance Studies

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