Brad Millington

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20052018
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Research Output 2005 2018

2018

A brief history (and a look into the future) of fitness technology

Millington, B., 2018, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
2 Citations

Ecological modernization and the Olympics: The case of golf and Rio’s 'Green' Games

Millington, R., Darnell, S. & Millington, B., 1 Mar 2018, In : Sociology of Sport Journal. 35, 1, p. 8-16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Golf
Social Change
modernization
Olympic Games
Climate Change

The data analyst: Elite sport performance and precarious work

Millington, B., Manley, A. & Williams, S., 2018, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2017

Charting the ‘Bicycle for Development’ movement

Hayhurst, L., Wilson, B., Millington, B. & Vanwynsberghe, R., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citations

Health: An optimal commodity for the attention economy

Millington, B., 1 Nov 2017, In : American Journal of Public Health. 107, 11, p. 1696-1697

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sport, the environment and Physical Cultural Studies

Wilson, B. & Millington, B., 1 Jan 2017, Routledge Handbook of Physical Cultural Studies. Silk, M. L., Andrews, D. L. & Thorpe, H. (eds.). Abingdon, U. K.: Routledge, p. 333-343 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Technology and ‘Big Data’ in high performance sport

Williams, S., Manley, A. & Millington, B., 31 Aug 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Sports
coach
performance
coaching
spontaneity

The datification of everything: towards a sociology of sport and Big Data

Millington, B. & Millington, R., 24 Oct 2017, Digital qualitative research in sport and physical activity. Bundon, A. (ed.). Abingdon, UK: Routledge, p. 28-42 (Qualitative Research in Sport and Physical Activity).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citations

The masters golf tournament: Media mega-event, the environment and the emergence of Augusta National syndrome

Millington, B. & Wilson, B., 1 Jan 2017, Sport, Media and Mega-Events. Wenner, L. A. & Billings, A. C. (eds.). Abingdon, U. K.: Routledge, p. 142-155 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2016
8 Citations

(Re-)thinking digital leisure

Silk, M., Millington, B., Rich, E. & Bush, A., 13 Oct 2016, In : Leisure Studies.

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

Open Access
File
8 Citations

An unexceptional exception: golf, pesticides, and environmental regulation in Canada

Millington, B. & Wilson, B., Jun 2016, In : International Review for the Sociology of Sport. 51, 4, p. 446-467 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
cosmetics
exemption
Canada
ban
regulation

Ecological Modernization and the development politics of the Rio 2016 Games

Millington, R., Darnell, S. & Millington, B., 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

8 Citations

Fit for prosumption: interactivity and the second fitness boom

Millington, B., 1 Nov 2016, In : Media, Culture & Society. 38, 8, p. 1184-1200

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File

Media research: From text to context

Millington, B. & Wilson, B., 27 Sep 2016, Routledge Handbook of Qualitative Research in Sport and Exercise. Smith, B. & Sparks, A. (eds.). London, U. K.: Routledge, p. 152-163

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

9 Citations

'Quantify the invisible': Notes toward a future of posture

Millington, B., 2016, In : Critical Public Health. 24, 6, p. 405-417

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Posture
Technology
Telemedicine
Equipment and Supplies
Touch

Sport and environmentalism

Wilson, B. & Millington, B., 2016, Routledge Handbook of the Sociology of Sport. Routledge, p. 366-376 37

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Technology, prosumption, and the new fitness boom

Millington, B., 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

The greening of golf: Sport, globalization and the environment

Millington, B. & Wilson, B., 1 Jan 2016, Manchester, U. K.: Manchester University Press. 256 p. (Globalizing Sport Studies)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

5 Citations

Video games and the political and cultural economies of health-entertainment

Millington, B., 2016, In : Leisure Studies. 35, 6, p. 739-757

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cultural economy
computer game
political economy
entertainment
health
2015

Active ageing, active gaming: Exercise technologies and later life

Millington, B., 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Eco-friendly golf means not worrying if the grass is greener on the other course

Millington, B. & Wilson, B., 17 Jul 2015, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
grass
reclaimed land
golf course
international organization
sand and gravel
6 Citations

Exergaming in retirement centres and the integration of media and physical literacies

Millington, B., Dec 2015, In : Journal of Aging Studies. 35, p. 160-168 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Retirement
Video Games
Ontario
Canada
Observation
5 Citations

Golf and the environmental politics of modernization

Millington, B. & Wilson, B., Nov 2015, In : Geoforum. 66, p. 37-40 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
modernization
politics
industry
rationalization
science
11 Citations

The datafication of everything: Toward a sociology of sport and big data

Millington, B. & Millington, R., Jun 2015, In : Sociology of Sport Journal. 32, 2, p. 140-160 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
sociology of sports
Sociology
Sports
Human Activities
quantification

The greening of golf: Sport and the environmental politics of modernisation

Millington, B. & Wilson, B., 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2014
15 Citations

Amusing ourselves to life: Fitness consumerism and the birth of bio-games

Millington, B., 11 Nov 2014, In : Journal of Sport and Social Issues. 38, 6, p. 491-508 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fitness
media consumption
computer game
self-assessment
entertainment
21 Citations

Smartphone apps and the mobile privatization of health and fitness

Millington, B., 2014, In : Critical Studies in Media Communication. 31, 5, p. 479-493 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Privatization
Smartphones
fitness
Application programs
privatization

Techno-corporeality, gender, and physical culture

Francombe-Webb, J., Millington, B. & Rich, E., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

The datafication of everything: Sport and the Age of Big Data

Millington, B. & Millington, R., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

4 Citations

The masters of nature: Golf, nonhumans, and consumer culture

Millington, B. & Wilson, B., 4 Feb 2014, Sport, Animals, and Society. Gillett, J. & Gilbert, M. (eds.). Abingdon, U. K.: Routledge, p. 52-66 15 p. (Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Video games and the cultural and political economies of the third age

Millington, B., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

cultural economy
computer game
political economy
fitness
marketing

Golf and the (post-)politics of environmental management

Millington, B., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Sport, ecological modernization and the environment

Wilson, B. & Millington, B., 2013, A Companion to Sport. Andrews, D. L. & Carrington, B. (eds.). Chichester, U.K.: Wiley-Blackwell, p. 129-142 (Blackwell Companions in Cultural Studies).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

16 Citations

Super intentions: Golf course management and the evolution of environmental responsibility

Millington, B. & Wilson, B., 2013, In : Sociological Quarterly. 54, 3, p. 450-475 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

responsibility
industry
professionalization
management
environmental impact
2012

Aging in the Information Age: an ethnographic study of video gaming in Canadian retirement centres

Millington, B., 2012, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

A state of exception: Golf and environmental regulation in Canada

Millington, B. & Wilson, B., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

4 Citations

Media analysis in physical cultural studies: From production to reception

Millington, B. & Wilson, B., 2012, Qualitative Research on Sport and Physical Culture. Young, K. & Atkinson, M. (eds.). Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., p. 129-150 (Research in the Sociology of Sport; vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

14 Citations

Use it or lose it: Ageing and the politics of brain training

Millington, B., 2012, In : Leisure Studies. 31, 4, p. 429-446 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

brain
politics
neoliberalism
retirement
health

From reformism to resistance: Golf, the environment and social change

Wilson, B. & Millington, B., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2 Citations

Renovating ethnic identity on Restaurant Makeover

Brayton, S. & Millington, B., 2011, In : Social Identities. 17, 2, p. 185-200 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ethnic identity
ethnicity
food
multicultural society
Canada

Smartphone apps and the mobilizing of health consumption

Millington, B., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2010

Consuming media, constructing masculinities: A study of youth audiences and physical education in 'reflexively modern' times

Millington, B. & Wilson, B., 2010, Boys' bodies: Speaking the unspoken. Kehler, M. & Atkinson, M. (eds.). New York, U.K.: Peter Lang Publishing Group, (Adolescent Cultures, School and Society).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

9 Citations

Context masculinities: Media consumption, physical education, and youth Identities

Millington, B. & Wilson, B., Jul 2010, In : American Behavioral Scientist. 53, 11, p. 1669-1688 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

media consumption
Masculinity
Physical Education and Training
physical education
masculinity
19 Citations
media consumption
third generation
Social Hierarchy
Masculinity
Physical Education and Training