Sociological Perspectives on Sport: The Games Outside the Games seeks not only to inform students about the sports world but also to offer them analytical skills and the application of theoretical perspectives that deepen their awareness and understanding of social processes linking sports to the larger social world. With six original framing essays linking sport to a variety of topics, including race, class, gender, media, politics, deviance, and globalization, and 37 reprinted articles, this text/reader sets a new standard for excellence in teaching sports and society.10 In Section 2, we will provide concrete empirical examples of the implications of this aspect of competitive sports. ... 2009. Sports in Society: Issues and Controversies. 10th edition. New York, NY: McGraw Hill. Conley, Dalton. 2013. ... 2nd edition. Sugrue, Thomas J. 2004. aAffirmative Action from Below: Civil Rights, the Building Trades, and the Politics of Racial Equality in the Urban North, 1945a 1969.
|Title||:||Sociological Perspectives on Sport|
|Author||:||David Karen, Robert E. Washington|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2015-03-02|