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John Harris

Professor

  • 70 Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow Caledonian University

    G4 0BA Glasgow

    United Kingdom

20092019
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Research Output 2009 2019

2019

Andy Murray and the borders of national identities: (re)claiming a tennis champion

Harris, J., 2019, Routledge Handbook of Tennis: History, Culture and Politics. Lake, R. J. (ed.). Routledge , p. 383-391 9 p. (Routledge International Handbooks).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

national identity
politics
Sports
popular sport
social issue

Challenging the core: The rise of Argentina in international rugby

Wise, N. & Harris, J., 22 Aug 2019, Rugby in Global Perspective: Playing on the Periphery. Harris, J. & Wise, N. (eds.). 1 ed. Routledge , p. 12-23 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Argentina
Sports
cultural geography
event
management

Conclusion: expanding (inter)disciplinary perspectives in research on events

Harris, J. & Wise, N., Apr 2019, Events, Places and Societies. Wise, N. & Harris, J. (eds.). 1 ed. Abingdon: Routledge , p. 241-243 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

event
planning conception
society
sociologist
competitiveness

Events, Places and Societies

Wise, N. (ed.) & Harris, J. (ed.), 2019, 1 ed. Abingdon: Routledge . 252 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology/Edited Book

event
society
planning conception
sociologist
competitiveness

Events, places and societies: introducing cases, perspectives and research directions

Wise, N. & Harris, J., Apr 2019, Events, Places and Societies. Wise, N. & Harris, J. (eds.). 1 ed. Abingdon: Routledge , p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

event
society
planning conception
sociologist
competitiveness

Japan 2019 and the internationalisation of rugby union

Harris, J. & Wise, N., Aug 2019, Rugby in Global Perspective: Playing on the Periphery. Harris, J. & Wise, N. (eds.). 1 ed. Routledge , p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

internationalization
Sports
Japan
cultural geography
event

Rugby in Global Perspective: Playing on the Periphery

Harris, J. (ed.) & Wise, N. (ed.), 2019, London: Routledge . 117 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology/Edited Book

Sports
cultural geography
event
management
Middle East

Rugby towards 2030

Harris, J., Aug 2019, Rugby in Global Perspective: Playing on the Periphery. Harris, J. & Wise, N. (eds.). 1 ed. Routledge , p. 104-114 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Sports
cultural geography
event
management
Middle East

The isles of wonder—a new Jerusalem? British newspaper narratives about the opening ceremony of the XXXth Olympiad

Vincent, J., Harris, J., Kian, E. T. & Billings, A., 3 Jul 2019, In : Sport in Society. 22, 7, p. 1275-1296 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

British Newspapers
New Jerusalem
Ceremony
Britishness
J.M.W. Turner

Two project players and a kilted kiwi with a granny from fife: (re)presenting Scotland at the 2015 Rugby World Cup

Cullen, J. & Harris, J., 2019, In : Sport in Society. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

national identity
newspaper
Olympic Games
print media
Sports

Whose Europe? Representing place in the Ryder Cup

Colley, D. & Harris, J., Apr 2019, Events, Places and Societies. Harris, J. & Wise, N. (eds.). 1 ed. Abingdon: Routledge , p. 209-221 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

event
planning conception
society
sociologist
competitiveness
2018
59 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Tourism
narrative
event
discourse

Sports and organized games

Harris, J. & Wagg, S., Mar 2018, Oxford Bibliographies: Childhood Studies. Montgomery, H. (ed.). New York: Oxford University Press (OUP)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Sports
childhood
social construction
history
society

The power of self promotion: Twitter followers and guaranteed purses in professional boxing

Chaplin, D., Brown, K. & Harris, J., 1 Dec 2018, In : Journal of Economic Insight. 44, 2, p. 23-40 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

combat sport
twitter
follower
social media
promotion
42 Downloads (Pure)

Using self-categorization theory to uncover the framing of the 2015 Rugby World Cup: a cross-cultural comparison of three nations’ newspapers

Scott, O. K. M., Billings, A. C., Harris, J. & Vincent, J., Dec 2018, In : International Review for the Sociology of Sport. 53, 8, p. 997-1015

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
intercultural comparison
newspaper
event
Sports
narrative
92 Downloads (Pure)

"We are GREAT Britain": British newspaper narratives during the London 2012 Olympic Games

Vincent, J., Hill, J. S., Billings, A., Harris, J. & Massey, C. D., Dec 2018, In : International Review for the Sociology of Sport. 53, 8, p. 895-923

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Olympic Games
newspaper
narrative
internationalism
subscription
2017

A city beyond the nation: sport, tourism and events in the remaking of Cardiff

Harris, J., 2017, Sport, events, tourism and regeneration. Wise, N. & Harris, J. (eds.). Oxford: Routledge , p. 67-82 16 p. (Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Conclusion: future directions in the (re)generation game

Harris, J. & Wise, N., 23 Feb 2017, Sport, events, tourism and regeneration. Wise, N. & Harris, J. (eds.). Oxford: Routledge , p. 193-195 3 p. (Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Covering Captain America and (re)imagining the United States during the 2014 FIFA World Cup

Wise, N. & Harris, J., 2017, Commercial Nationalism and Tourism: Selling the National Story. White, L. (ed.). Bristol: Multilingual Matters & Channel View Publications, p. 251-263 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Tourism
narrative
event
national identity
marketing

Introduction: framing sport, events, tourism and regeneration

Wise, N. & Harris, J., 23 Feb 2017, Sport, Events, Tourism and Regeneration. Wise, N. & Harris, J. (eds.). Oxford: Routledge , p. 1-8 9 p. (Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Introduction: the contested terrain of major sporting events

Harris, J., Skillen, F. & McDowell, M. L., 2017, In : Sport in Society. 20, 3, p. 325-327 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

world
city
rights

Sport, events, tourism and regeneration

Wise, N. (ed.) & Harris, J. (ed.), 23 Feb 2017, London: Routledge . 204 p. (Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology/Edited Book

sport
tourism
regeneration
social impact
economics

The football star: celebrity, culture and consumption in the English Premier League

Harris, J., 2 Jun 2017, The English Premier League: A Socio-Cultural Analysis. Elliott, R. (ed.). Routledge , p. 97-111 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

The global sport environment

MacIntosh, E. & Harris, J., 2017, Understanding Sport Management. Bradbury, T. & O'Boyle, I. (eds.). Routledge , p. 58-71

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Sports
management
best practice
textbook
Tourism
10 Downloads (Pure)

The Kelpies, the Falkirk Wheel, and the tourism-based regeneration of Scottish Canals

McKean, A., Harris, J. & Lennon, J., Nov 2017, In : International Journal of Tourism Research. 19, 6, p. 736–745 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Canals
canal
Wheels
tourism
regeneration

The reinvention of the British Lions: amateurs, professionals and contested identities

Harris, J., 2017, In : Sport in History. 37, 2, p. 204-220 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

amateur
professional sports
working class
elite
threat

The road from Wigan Pier: professional rugby and the changing dynamics between Wales and England

Harris, J., 9 Feb 2017, The Rugby World in the Professional Era. Nauright, J. & Collins, T. (eds.). Routledge , p. 132-146 15 p. (Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

The Ryder Cup, national identities and team USA

Harris, J., Lee, S. & Lyberger, M., Jan 2017, In : Sport in Society. 20, 3, p. 413-427 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

national identity
event
international competition
Sports
coverage
2016
Dominican Republic
Soccer
soccer
migrant
Sports

Sport, gender and national identities

Harris, J. & Skillen, F., Feb 2016, Scotland's Referendum and the Media: National and International Perspectives. Blain, N., Hutchison, D. & Hassan, G. (eds.). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

national identity
Sports
gender
referendum
campaign

The marginal place of ethnographic research in sport management

Harris, J., 2016, Ethnographies in Sport and Exercise Research. Molnar, G. & Purdy, L. (eds.). Abingdon: Routledge , p. 198-211 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2015
Imaging
Mega-events
Branding
Wales
Sporting events

Narratives of Britishness and team GB in the national newspaper of Wales

Harris, J. & Vincent, J., 2015, In : International Journal of Sport Communication. 8, 1, p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Olympic Games
newspaper
match
key event
narrative

National Hockey League guaranteed contracts: a principal agent problem impacting on performance

Londry, J., Edgar, D., Harris, J. & Grant, K., 2015, In : Management Research Review. 38, 12, p. 1306-1330 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Principal-agent problem
National Hockey League
Compensation structure
Payment
Incentive structure

Sport, celebrity, and the meaning of style

Harris, J., 2015, Routledge Handbook of Sport Communication. Pedersen, P. (ed.). London: Routledge , p. 388-397 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

VIP
Sports
communication
transdisciplinary
communications
2014
Sports
Vortex flow
elite
Olympic Games
event

Europeanisation of the Ryder Cup?

Harris, J., 2014, In : Sport&EU Review. 6, 1, p. 14-19 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Finding football in the Dominican Republic: Haitian migrants, space, place and notions of exclusion

Wise, N. & Harris, J., 2014, Football and Migration: Perspectives, Places and Players. Elliott, R. & Harris, J. (eds.). London: Routledge , p. 180-193 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Dominican Republic
exclusion
migrant
elite
migration

Football and Migration: Perspectives, Places, Players

Elliott, R. (ed.) & Harris, J. (ed.), 2014, London: Routledge . 238 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology/Edited Book

migration
international migration
anthropology
sociology
globalization

Migration and soccer in a football world: the United States of America and the global game

Harris, J., 2014, Football and Migration: Perspectives, Places, Players. Elliott, R. & Harris, J. (eds.). London: Routledge , p. 47-60 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

soccer
migration
elite
migration research
Dominican Republic

'Pugilistic pasturing': volunteering in amateur boxing as missionary work

Chaplin, D. & Harris, J., 2014, Fighting: Intellectualising Combat Sports. Gilbert, K. (ed.). Champaign, IL: Common Ground Research Networks

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

missionary work
combat sport
amateur
art
coach
Newspapers
Football
Euro
England
national identity
2013

Definitely maybe: Continuity and change in the Rugby World Cup

Harris, J., 2013, In : Sport in Society. 16, 7, p. 853-862 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sports
continuity
event
balance of power
New Zealand

Sport, tourism and national identities

Harris, J. (ed.), 30 Jul 2013, London: Routledge . 101 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology/Edited Book

national identity
Sports
Tourism
collective identity
globalization

The last Prince of Wales: consumption, commemoration, and the death of Ray Gravell

Harris, J., Jun 2013, In : International Journal of Sport Communication. 6, 2, p. 158-172 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

broadcaster
VIP
newspaper
career
death
2012

A new Prince of Wales? Long live the King!

Harris, J., 2012, Bodies of Discourse: Sports Stars, Media, and the Global Public . Sandvoss, C., Real, M. & Bernstein, A. (eds.). Peter Lang International Academic Publishers

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Wales
League
Athletes
Stardom
Israel

Managing excellence in USA Major League Soccer: an analysis of the relationship between player performance and salary

Lee, S. & Harris, J., 2012, In : Managing Leisure. 17, 2/3, p. 106-123 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

regression analysis
method
analysis
Soccer
Salary

The place of Argentina in international rugby: between and beyond core and periphery

Harris, J. & Wise, N., 2012, Argentina: Environmental, Geographical and Cultural Issues. Rossi, A. E. & Miranda, L. S. (eds.). Nova Science Publishers

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Argentina
cultural diversity
water management
archaeology
present
2011

Boxing, national identities and the symbolic importance of place: the ‘othering’ of Joe Calzaghe

Harris, J., Jul 2011, In : National Identities. 13, 2, p. 177-188 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

national identity
positioning
Europe
analysis
National Identity

Geographies of scale in international Rugby Union

Harris, J. & Wise, N., Nov 2011, In : Geographical Research. 49, 4, p. 375-383 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Argentina
geography
sport
globalization
professionalization