This collection of studies considers the cultural and critical analyses of the texts of professional wrestling.
- Danielle M. Soulliere and James A. Blair. (2006). “Muscle-Mania: The male body ideal in professional wrestling.” International Journal of Men’s Health, 5(3), p. 268-286.
- Nicholas Sammond. (2005). Steel Chair to the Head: The Pleasure and Pain of Professional Wrestling. Duke University Press.
- Sharon Mazer. (1998). Professional Wrestling: Sport and Spectacle. University Press of Mississippi.