Football hooligans

knowing the score by Armstrong, Gary lecturer.

Publisher: Berg in Oxford, New York

Written in English
Cover of: Football hooligans | Armstrong, Gary lecturer.
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Places:

  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Soccer fans -- Great Britain,
  • Soccer hooliganism -- Great Britain

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-346) and index.

StatementGary Armstrong.
SeriesExplorations in anthropology
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV943.9.F35 A76 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 361 p., [10] p. of plates :
Number of Pages361
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL423514M
ISBN 101859739520, 1859739571
LC Control Number98128792
OCLC/WorldCa38572071

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It's hard to think of someone so removed from the British working-class as Bill Buford, a scholar and an academic from by: The book examines the history of football-related violence, the problems in defining the nature of football hooliganism, the data available on the extent of football hooliganism, provides a detailed review of the various theories about who hooligans are and why they behave as they do, and an analysis of policing and social policy in relation to /5(4).

Steaming in: Journal of a football fan by Colin Ward. Book Jacket Countless words on the subject of football hooliganism have been bandied about by politicians, journalists and sociologists. But here is the unvarnished account of life on the terraces in the s and s, the inside story of a fan.

Bill Gardner (born 29 January ) is an English football supporter, former football hooligan and co-author of books on football hooliganism. Born in Hornchurch, Essex, Gardner came to prominence in the s as a supporter of West Ham United and as a leader of their firm, the I.C.F.

Gardner was arrested by the Metropolitan police in as part of Operation ity control: LCCN: nr. Tracking the Hooligans: The History of Football Violence on the UK Rail Network by Michael Layton and Alan Pacey | 15 Jan out of 5 stars   This book examines how groups of young male fans come to be defined and identified as football `hooligans' and challenges the assumption that violence is wholly central to the match-day experience for these supporters/5.

Please note that Bleacher Report does not share or condone his views on what makes hooliganism appealing. My name is Andy Nicholls, and for 30 years, I. The book examines the history of football-related violence, the problems in defining the nature of football hooliganism, the data available on the extent of football hooliganism, provides a detailed review of the various theories about who hooligans are and why they behave as they do, and an analysis of policing and social policy in relation to /5(6).

Among the Thugs: The Experience, and the Seduction, of Crowd Violence is a work of journalism by American writer Bill Buford documenting football hooliganism in the United Kingdom.

Buford, who lived in the UK at the time, became interested in crowd hooliganism when, on his way home from Cardiff in he boarded a train that was commandeered by supporters coming from a football : Bill Buford. The title Football Hooliganism, Fan Behaviour and Crime: Contemporary Issues suggests this is intended primarily for a non-US readership.

Football, of course, refers to association football – “soccer” is probably an abbreviation of “assoc” +er. So, from this point, I’ll stick with the editors and use “football.”.

That’s why we put together this list of the top 20 football hooligan films of all time. Prepare to watch some violent, emotional and football passion scenes. All of these football hooligan films contain the typical script themes, monster in the house, the quest, redemption, revenge, underdog, rivalry, temptation, sacrifice and so on.

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Decorate your laptops, water bottles, notebooks and windows. White or transparent. 4 sizes available. Violent acts and delinquent behavior have long been associated with football (or, as Americans know it, "soccer") games.

The need to feel accepted by a group and to gain power are the main reasons people partake in what is known as football hooliganism. A new book on football hooliganism has revealed some of the sickening and depraved acts carried out by twisted thugs - including one 'fan' who removed the head of a corpse.

Khan insists there was a code of honour among the serious football hooligans: they only fought among themselves. “You wouldn’t go round picking on normal fans because that’s idiotic.

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Hooligans of FC Berlin with masked faces in match between FC Carl Zeiss Jena and FC Berlin in This is a list of notable hooligan firms or football firms, which are groups that have been verified as participating in football hooliganism or other sports-related hooliganism.

This book examines how groups of young male fans come to be defined and identified as football 'hooligans and challenges the assumption that violence is wholly central to the match-day experience for these supporters.

Rather, the creation of identity is at the root of hooliganism, with all the Pages: They’re as British as Page 3 girls or fish and chips – but they’re far from tasty, except when it comes to a brutal scrap. In fact, gangs of vicious soccer thugs leave a decidedly bad taste in the mouth.

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Rather, the creation of identity is at the root of hooliganism, with all the cultural values and rituals, codes of honour and shame, and communal patterns of behaviour and. SHOCKING CCTV footage has emerged showing a mass brawl involving a group of football hooligans in Hull city centre.

The men – supporters of Hull Author: Tom Michael. Football Hooligans: Knowing the Score, Paperback by Armstrong, Gary, ISBNISBN This book examines how groups of young male fans come to be defined and identified as football `hooligans and challenges the assumption that violence is wholly central to the match-day experience for these supporters/5(27).

Hooliganism has rarely been associated with the good name of Liverpool FC and a recent study on football hooligans that focuses on the last decade seems to substantiate that LFC fans rarely get into trouble with the law nowadays.

Manchester United tops this interesting list and Reds can well remember clashes between the supporters of these two historic teams. When did football related violence first become a problem.

The history of hooligans can be traced way back to 14th century England. Back then it wasn't so much the beautiful game as a rowdy mass brawl between rival villages, kicking a pigs bladder across town.

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Allies. InChelsea Headhunters formed a temporary alliance with other British hooligans supporting Linfield F.C., Rangers F.C., Cardiff City, Swansea City and Leeds United led by Arsenal's firm, The Herd, to attack Galatasaray fans in Copenhagen and Turkish fans in Brussels during Euro as part of revenge for the UEFA Cup semi-final stabbing of two Leeds United fans by a Allies: Rangers F.C, Linfield F.C.Road End Hooligans: 80’s Boys and There Violent Exploits – View Here.

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The Boys From The Mersey:The Story Of Liverpool’s Annie Road End Crew – View Here. Man City. Guvnor General. Hooligans were generally chaotic and drunk. Italy’s ultras are uber-organised, hierarchical and calculating. They started, in the late s and early s, as wannabe paramilitary groups.