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Country profile: sport in South Africa. / Jacobs, Shaundre Dwaylynn; De Bosscher, Veerle; Venter, Ranel; Scheerder, Jeroen.

In: International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics, Vol. 11, No. 1, 28.12.2018, p. 175-191.

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Jacobs, SD, De Bosscher, V, Venter, R & Scheerder, J 2018, 'Country profile: sport in South Africa', International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 175-191. https://doi.org/10.1080/19406940.2018.1547780

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Jacobs, S. D., De Bosscher, V., Venter, R., & Scheerder, J. (2018). Country profile: sport in South Africa. International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics, 11(1), 175-191. https://doi.org/10.1080/19406940.2018.1547780

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Jacobs SD, De Bosscher V, Venter R, Scheerder J. Country profile: sport in South Africa. International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics. 2018 Dec 28;11(1):175-191. https://doi.org/10.1080/19406940.2018.1547780

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Jacobs, Shaundre Dwaylynn ; De Bosscher, Veerle ; Venter, Ranel ; Scheerder, Jeroen. / Country profile: sport in South Africa. In: International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics. 2018 ; Vol. 11, No. 1. pp. 175-191.

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