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Kevin Dixon is a senior lecturer in the sociology of sport at Northumbria University, UK. He has authored and co-authored five books: "Online Research Methods in Sport Studies" (Routledge, 2019); "Screen Society" (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018); "Studying Football" (Routledge, 2016); "The Impact of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games: Diminishing Contrasts, Increasing Varieties" (Palgrave, 2015); and "Consuming Football in Late Modern Life" (Routledge, 2013). He has also published over 30 articles and chapters related to the sociology of sport.
There is a deep resentment of trans people, not just trans athletes, shared by a significant majority of people. Continue ReadingOctober 28, 2019