Many Faces of Snow Sports: Ski Congress 2017

 Many Faces of Snow Sports: Ski Congress 2017

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The Many Faces of Snow Sports: Ski Congress 2017. Ed. Heikki Roiko-Jokela & Piia Pöyhönen
Suomen urheiluhistoriallinen seura ry
Suomen urheiluhistoriallisen seuran vuosikirja/Finlands idrottshistoriska förenings årsbok 2017
Jyväskylä 2017, 324 pp.

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The Many Faces of Snow Sports: Ski Congress 2017 includes the following articles among others: Heikki Roiko-Jokela & Piia Pöyhönen, Snow Sports from Many Angles; Kalle Virtapohja, Urho Kekkonen – The Skiing President; Susan Barton, Snow, Sport and Style: Winter Sports Clothing – the First Century; Anssi Halmesvirta, The Sports of All Sports: Skiing as National Panacea in Finland at the Turn of the Twentieth Century; Isak Lidström, Skiers of ”Nature” versus Skiers of ”Culture”: Ethnic Stereotypes within Swedish Cross-Country Skiing from the late 19th Century to the 1930s; Andreas Brugger, Skiing as a Unifying Element during the French Occupation in the Montafon, Western Austria, after World War II; Antero Holmila, The games must go on – but without Karl Schranz: Sapporo 1972 Games Controversy and the Question Olympic Amateurism; Heikki Halttunen, Laurie Niemi – amerikansuomalainen futistähti; Ville Kallinen, Kaisu Mononen, Minna Blomqvist, Marc Lochbaum & Niilo Konttinen, Motor Performance and Achievement Goal-Orientations among Finnish 10-Year-Old Children Involved with Cross-Country Skiing; Janne Vilkuna, Jussi-Pekka Taavitsainen & Timo Kuokkanen, Ancient Skis from Museum of the Lake District of South Ostrobothnia, Finland, or Museum “Finds”: A possibility to Improve Our Knowledge of Ski Development; Borut Batagelj, Archives and the History of Skiing: Slovene Case; Jouni Lavikainen, Sinecures, Stipends and Pool Money – Professionalization of Finnish Skiing 1960–1990; E. John B. Allen, Immigrant Values and New World Mores: On Skis in America 1880 to 1920; Suvi Kuisma, Lahti International Ski City – the Development of Lahti City to Remarkable Ski Games Resort from 1920s to 1950s; Esa Mangeloja, Economics of Snowboarding; Ismo Björn, Hannu Itkonen & Anna-Katriina Salmikangas, Pioneers and Marketers of Sports: The First Decades of the Finnish Ski Jump; Leif Yttergren, Norway, Skiing and Swede Hate: Some Reflections on the World Ski Championship in Cortina d’Ampezzo and Its Consequences; Enn Mainla, The Estonians as Apprentices at the World Championships in Lahti 1938; Anna-Liisa Ojala, Arctic Sense of Artificial Snow: From a Traditional Lappish Ski Resort to an International Crossover Alp Resort; Nélida Quintero & Douglas Scherer, Experiential Resonance: Tapping into Embodied Knowledge and Image Memory – A Qualitative Study of Snow Sports Instruction in New York; Christof Thöny, The Development of Organized Winter Sport in Austria: The Example of the DAKS (Deutsche Arlberg Kurse Schneider).

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ISBN 978-952-67440-7-0
ISSN 1237-3133