Historical Social Research

43.2 - Visualities – Sports, Bodies, and Visual Sources

Special Issue: Visualities – Sports, Bodies, and Visual Sources.
  • Jörn Eiben & Olaf Stieglitz: Depicting Sporting Bodies – Visual Sources in the Writing of Sport History. An Introduction. [Abstract]
  • Contributions
  • Mike O’Mahony: Through a Glass Darkly: Reflections on Photography and the Visual Representation of Sport. [Abstract]
  • Jens Jäger: A Fist on the Cover. Some Remarks on Visual Sources in Sports History. [Abstract]
  • Markus Stauff: The Assertive Image: Referentiality and Reflexivity in Sports Photography. [Abstract]
  • Michael Krüger: Visual Sources in the History of Sports: Potential, Problems, and Perspectives with Selected Examples of Sporting Art. [Abstract]
  • Bernhard Hachleitner & Sema Colpan: The Wunderteam, Painted in Oil: Insights of Images / Insights through Images in Sport Studies. [Abstract]
  • Kasia Boddy: American Girl: The Iconographies of Helen Wills. [Abstract]
  • Matthias Marschik: Depicting Hakoah. Images of a Zionist Sports Club in Interwar Vienna. [Abstract]
  • Melanie Woitas: “Exercise Teaches You the Pleasure of Discipline” – The Female Body in Jane Fonda´s Aerobics Videos. [Abstract]
  • Barbara Englert: The Hollywood Sports Film – Visualizing Hidden and Familiar Aspects of American Culture. [Abstract]
  • Eva Maria Gajek: More than Munich 1972. Media, Emotions, and the Body in TV Broadcast of the 20th Summer Olympics. [Abstract]
  • Markus Stauff: The Pregnant-Moment Photograph: The 1908 London Marathon and the Cross-Media Evaluation of Sport Performances. [Abstract]
  • Amanda Shuman: No Longer ‘Sick’: Visualizing ‘Victorious’ Athletes in 1950s Chinese Films. [Abstract]
Mixed Issue
  • Eric Linhart & Johannes Raabe: Measuring Party System Concentration Including the Cabinet Level. [Abstract]
  • Kevin T. Hall: Luftgangster over Germany: The Lynching of American Airmen in the Shadow of the Air War. [Abstract]
  • Jens O. Zinn: The Proliferation of ‘at risk’ in The Times: A Corpus Approach to Historical Social Change, 1785-2009. [Abstract]