Dr. Orr Levental

Dr. Orr Levental
אור לונטל
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Areas of Interest

Geography and Sociology of Sport and Sport fandom

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Biographical Info

A senior lecturer and researcher in geography and sociology of sports and currently serves as the head of the Leisure and Recreation Program and the head of the Research Center for Sports and Physical Activity in Tel Hai Academic College.

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Levental O., Carmi U., Lev A. (2021) Jinx, control and the necessity of adjustment: Superstitions among Football Fans, Frontiers in Psychology

Levental O., Yaffe Y., Noy R., Sharabi U., Ben-Eli M., (2021) Attachment Style and Adult Patterns of Sports Fan Devotion, Psychology of Sports and Exercise, 56, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychsport.2021.102005

Levental, O., & Nudelman, S. B. A. (2021). How football fans perceive sports heroes–The case of Israel. Physical Culture and Sport, 90(1), 10-19.

Levental O., (2020) Built Heritage or Lost Nostalgia: Israeli fans and the conservation of sports venues, Israel Studies 26(4) 573-584

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Dr. Orr Levental CV

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