Ingerland Expects: Football, National Identity and World Cup 2002

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England is a football nation in search of ways to celebrate pride without prejudice. At the World Cup the team will represent England on the pitch and the fans will do the same in the stands and in the streets. Football has a responsibility for the state of the English national identity. Ingerland Expects explores an England fan culture with the potential to be inclusive and internationalist without losing any of its reputation for passion and commitment.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherInstitute for Public Policy Research
Number of pages40
ISBN (Print)1860301908
Publication statusPublished - 18 Apr 2002

Publication series

NameSponsored by The Football Association, UK Sport, UNISON and Ladbrokes

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  • Football
  • National Identity
  • World Cup 2002
  • sport and leisure cultures


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