Douglas Booth

Douglas Booth is Professor of Sport and Leisure Studies at the University of Waikato, New Zealand. He serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Sport History, Sport History Review and The International Journal of the History of Sport. He is a well-known, respected and popular sport historian, with a high profile in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and the USA. His book The Race Game: Politics and Sport in South Africa (Frank Cass) was awarded the 1998 North American Society for...See more