Arbena, Joseph L. Sport and Society in Latin America: Diffusion, Dependency, and the Rise of Mass Culture. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1988.
Baker, William J. and Mangan, James A., eds. Sport in Africa: Essays in Social History. New York: Holmes and Meier, 1987.
Bale, John and Cronin, Mike. Sport and Postcolonialism. Oxford: Berg, 2003.
Bottenburg, Maarten. Global Games. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2001.
Brownell, Susan. Beijing’s Games: What the Olympics Mean to China. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2008.
Brownell, Susan. ed. The 1904 Anthropology Days: Sport, Race, and American Imperialism. Omaha: University of Nebraska Press, 2008.
Edelman, Robert. Serious Fun: A History of Spectator Sports in the USSR. Oxford University Press, 1993.
Gems, Gerald R. The Athletic Crusade: Sport and American Cultural Imperialism. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2006.
Georgiadis, Konstantinos. Olympic Revival: The Revival of the Olympic Games in Modern Times. Athens: Ekdotike Athenon, 2003.
Giulianotti, Richard and Robertson, Roland, eds. Globalization and Sport. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2007.
Guttmann, Allen. Games and Empires: Modern Sports and Cultural Imperialism. New York: Columbia University Press, 1994.
Guttmann, Allen. Sports: The First Five Millennia. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2004.
Holt, Richard. Sport and Society in Modern France. London: Palgrave, 1981.
Holt, Richard. Sport and the British: A Modern History. Oxford University Press, 1989.
Holt, Richard. Journal of Global History, special issue on Sport, Transnationalism and Global History, 8/2 (July 2013).
Kelly, John D. The American Game: Capitalism, Decolonization, World Domination, and Baseball. Chicago: Prickly Paradigm, 2006.
Kelly, William W. and Brownell, Susan, eds. The Olympics in East Asia: The Crucible of Localism, Nationalism, Regionalism, and Globalism. New Haven, CT: Yale Council on East Asian Studies Monograph Series, 2011.
Keys, Barbara. Globalizing Sport: National Rivalry and International Community in the 1930s. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2006.
Klein, Alan M. Baseball on the Border: A Tale of Two Laredos. Princeton University Press, 1997.
Korr, Charles and Close, Marvin. More than Just a Game: Soccer vs. Apartheid: The Most Important Soccer Story ever Told. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2010.
Krüger, Arnd and Murray, W. J.. The Nazi Olympics: Sport, Politics, and Appeasement in the 1930s. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois, 2003.
Krüger, Arnd and Riordan, James, eds. The Story of Worker Sport. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics, 1996.
Lanfranchi, Pierre and Taylor, Matthew. Moving with the Ball: The Migration of Professional Footballers. Oxford and New York: Berg, 2001.
MacAloon, John, ed. Muscular Christianity in Colonial and Post-Colonial Worlds. London: Routledge, 2007.
Maguire, John. Global Sport: Identities, Societies, Civilizations. Cambridge: Polity, 1999.
Maguire, John. Power and Global Sport: Zones of Prestige, Emulation and Resistance. Abingdon: Routledge, 2005.
Mandell, Richard D. Sport: A Cultural History. New York: Columbia University Press, 1984.
Mangan, J.A. The Games Ethic and Imperialism. New York: Viking, 1985.
Morris, Andrew D. Marrow of the Nation: A History of Sport and Physical Culture in Republican China. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2004.
Niehaus, Andreas D., ed. Olympic Japan: Ideals and Realities of (Inter)Nationalism. Würzburg: Ergon, 2007.
Ok, Gwang. The Transformation of Modern Korean Sport: Imperialism, Nationalism, Globalization. Seoul: Hollym, 2007.
Pope, S.W. and Nauright, John. Routledge Companion to Sports History. New York: Routledge, 2009.
Riordan, James. Sport, Politics and Communism. Manchester University Press, 1991.
Roche, Maurice. Mega-Events and Modernity: Olympics and Expos in the Growth of Global Culture. London: Routledge, 2000.
Sugden, John and Tomlinson, Alan. FIFA and the Contest for World Football: Who Rules the Peoples’ Game? London: Polity, 1998.
Wagg, Stephen and Andrews, David L., eds. East Plays West: Sport and the Cold War. New York: Routledge, 2007.
Xu, Guoqi. Olympic Dreams: China and Sports, 1895–2008. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2008.
Young, David C. The Modern Olympics: A Struggle for Revival. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996.