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Humanities and Social Science

Dr Peter Millward


Journal article

Parnell D, Millward P, Widdop P, King N, May A. 2018. Sport policy and politics in an era of austerity International Journal of Sport Policy, 10 :1-5 >DOI

Widdop P, King N, Parnell D, Cutts D, Millward P. 2017. Austerity, policy and sport participation in England International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics, :1-18 >DOI

Millward P. 2017. A 'Different Class'?: Homophily and Heterophily in the Social Class Networks of Britpop Widdop P, Halpin, M . Cultural Sociology, 11 :318-336 >DOI

Millward P. 2016. World Cup 2022 and Qatar's Construction Projects: Relational Power in Networks and Relational Responsibilities to Migrant Workers Current Sociology, >DOI >Link

Gilchrist P, Holden R, Millward P. 2015. Special Section Introduction: The Political Sociologies of Sport SOCIOLOGICAL RESEARCH ONLINE, 20 >DOI >Link

Millward P, parnell D, spracklen K. 2015. Sport and Austerity in the UK: An insight into Liverpool 2014 Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Events,

Hayton JW, Millward P, Petersen-Wagner R. 2015. Chasing a Tiger in a network society? Hull City’s proposed name change in the pursuit of China and East Asia’s new middle class consumers International Review for the Sociology of Sport, >DOI

Millward P, Poulton G. 2014. Football Fandom, Mobilisation and Herbert Blumer: A Social Movement Analysis of F.C. United of Manchester Sociology of Sport Journal,

Millward P. 2013. Spatial Mobilities, Football Players and the World Cup: Evidence from the English Premier League Soccer and Society,

Millward P. 2013. 'New’ Football Directors in the Twenty-First Century: Profit and Revenue in the English Premier League’s Transnational Age Leisure Studies,

David M, Millward P. 2012. Football's Coming Home?: Digital reterritorialization, contradictions in the transnational coverage of sport and the sociology of alternative football broadcasts British Journal of Sociology, 63 :349-369 >DOI

Millward P. 2012. Reclaiming the Kop: Analysing Liverpool supporters’ twenty-first century mobilisations Sociology, 46 :633-648 >DOI

Millward P, Rookwood J. 2011. ’We All Dream of a Team of Carraghers’: Comparing the semiotics of ‘local’ and Texan Liverpool fans’ talk Sport in Society,

Millward P. 2009. Glasgow rangers supporters in the city of Manchester: The degeneration of a 'fan party' into a 'hooligan riot' International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 44 :381-398 >DOI

Millward P. 2008. The rebirth of the football fanzine: Using E-zines as data source Journal of Sport and Social Issues,

Millward P. 2008. Rivalries and racisms: 'closed' and 'open' Islamophobic dispositions amongst football supporters Sociological Research Online, 13 >DOI

Levermore R, Millward P. 2007. Official policies and informal transversal networks: Creating 'pan-European identifications' through sport? SOCIOLOGICAL REVIEW, 55 :144-164 >DOI >Link

Millward P. 2007. True Cosmopolitanism or Conditional Acceptance of Non-National Players in English Football: Or, how ‘bloody foreigners’ get blamed when ‘things go wrong’ Sport in Society,

Millward P, levermore R. 2007. ‘‘Official’ policies and informal transversal networks: Creating a sense of belonging across Europe through sport? The Sociological Review,

Millward P. 2006. Sport and consumption in contemporary sociology World Leisure Journal, 48 :61-63 >DOI

Millward P. 2006. 'We've all got the bug for euro-aways': What fans say about european football club competition International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 41 :375-393 >DOI

Millward P. 2003. The 'grey digital divide': Perception, exclusion and barriers of access to the Internet for older people First Monday,

Millward P, Hill TR, Canniford R. Against Modern Football: Mobilising Protest Movements in Social Media Sociology, >Link

Millward P, David M, Kirton AW. Castells, ‘Murdochisation’, Economic Counterpower and Live-Streaming Convergence: the journal of research into new media technologies, >Link


Millward P. 2017. A whole new ball game: The English premier league and television broadcast rights The English Premier League: A Socio-Cultural Analysis :33-48 9781317265801 >DOI

Millward P. 2016. Football and Social Media: Fanzines, Fan-Scenes and Supporter Protest Movements in Elite English Football Hughson JE, Moore K, Spaaj R. Routledge Handbook of Football Studies (Routledge International Handbooks) Routledge. New York and Abingdon >Link

David M, Millward P. 2015. Sport and new media Routledge Handbook of the Sociology of Sport :388-397 9781134116690 >DOI

David M, Kirton A, Millward P. 2014. Sports television broadcasting and the challenge of live-streaming The SAGE Handbook of Intellectual Property :435-450 9781473910027 >DOI

Millward P. 2013. Fan movements in the network society: Project, resistance and legitimizing identities among Manchester United supporters Digital Media Sport: Technology, Power and Culture in the Network Society :139-152 9780203382851 >DOI

Millward P. 2012. The Limits to Cosmopolitanism: English Football Fans at Euro 2008 Race Ethnicity and Football: Persisting Debates and Emergent Issues :163-174 9780203817117 >DOI

Ludvigsen JAL, Millward P. (forthcoming) "Global Elites and Sports Ownerships: Emerging economies, 'foreign' owners and new strategies". In: Macmillan's Business and Culture of Sports series


Millward P, Widdop P, Cleland, J. , Doidge M. 2017. Collective Action and Football Fandom: A Relational Sociological Approach :1-239 Palgrave MacMillan. Basingstoke

Millward P. 2011. The Global Football League Palgrave Macmillan 9780230274440

Millward P. 2009. Getting ‘into’ Europe: Identification, Prejudice and Politics in English Football Culture VDM Verlag. Staarbrucken 978-3639147872

Editorial/letter to the editor

Millward P, Parnell D, Spracklen K. 2017. Sport management issues in an era of austerity European Sport Management Quarterly, 1 :67-74


Millward P, gilchrist PM, holden R. 2015. The Political Sociologies of Sport Sociological Research Online: an electronic journal,