[Read] ➵ More Noble Than War ➲ Nicholas Blincoe – Heartforum.co.uk By turns tragic and hopeful the history of Israel and Palestine through the lens of the world's most popular sportSoccer has never been apolitical This is especially true for Israel and Palestine The By turns tragic and hopeful the history of Israel and Palestine through the lens of the world's most popular sportSoccer has never been apolitical This is especially true for Israel and Palestine The game played a direct role in shaping the politics of both countries and the view from the stands or the pitch shines a light on More Noble Epub / key moments in the region's volatile historyIn More Noble Than War Nicholas Blincoe weaves a dramatic narrative filled with driven players and coaches who are inspired as much by nationalism as a love of the game Blincoe traces the history from the sport's introduction through church leagues he rising tensions after the creation of Israel and the decades of violence war and hunger strikes that have decimated teams More Noble Than War is a must read for soccer fans and anyone seeking a new understanding of the world's most intractable conflict.
Blincoe was born in Rochdale Lancashire in After briefly studying art at Middlesex Polytechnic he attended the University of Warwick where he studied Philosophy gaining a PhD in The thesis was entitled Depression and Economics The thesis explored the relationship between political sciences and economic theories with particular reference to the philosophy of Jacues DerridaBlincoe.
- 304 pages
- More Noble Than War
- Nicholas Blincoe
- 09 January 2016 Nicholas Blincoe