Cuadernos de la Facultad de Humanidades y Ciencias Sociales. Universidad Nacional de Jujuy
On-line version ISSN 1668-8104
FERNANDEZ, Federico. Hardened bodies: fútbol, violence ritual and tensions identitarian in the valleys east of Jujuy. Cuad. Fac. Humanid. Cienc. Soc., Univ. Nac. Jujuy [online]. 2010, n.38, pp. 111-126. ISSN 1668-8104.
On the base of a series of ethnographic registrations developed in the Departmento Valle Grande (Prov. of Jujuy - Argentina), the central objective of the present work is the one of establishing the existent bonds among: bound processes of social categorization to the body, and their relationship with a specific field of study as it is it the practice of the Fútbol. The party point went to consider to the Fútbol like a combat sport developed inside some pre-established margins of physical and symbolic controlled violence. At the same time, this vhiculo allows us to visualize in a singular way the felt representations and tensions identitarias construídas around multiple you belonged collective (the class, the territory, the region, ethnic categories)
Keywords : Body; Fútbol; Representations and violence.