4 edition of Sociology of Sport Diverse Perspectives found in the catalog.
Sociology of Sport Diverse Perspectives
by Human Kinetics Pub
Written in English
|Contributions||Terry Crawford (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||192|
We intend this Handbook to be a ‘user-friendly’ collection that will meet the interests of a diverse set of readers from many countries. We expect that most readers will have a background in sociology but others will have backgrounds primarily in psychology, social and economic history, politics, philosophy, or the geography of sport. 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.
So will sociologists and their students. -William Kornblum, Sociology, Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY) From classic social theorists to contemporary journalists, Sociological Perspectives on Sport offers diverse readings that represent key perspectives defining the field today. Analyses from diverse theoretical and methodological perspectives are encouraged to stimulate further research, critical thought, and theory development on topics ranging in broad scope from global professional sport, coaching, commercial exercise/fitness, and recreational physical activity.
SOCY Sociology of the Family. (3) Three hours lecture. Prerequisite: SOCY or SOCY Examines family as a social institution. Includes sociological overview of modern family in its diverse forms and its relationship to economy, government, and stratification systems of gender, race, and class. SOCY Sociology of Sport. (3) Three. Sociological Perspectives on Sport The Games Outside the Games David Karen and Robert E. Washington Annotated Table of Contents Series Foreword Preface and Acknowledgments Section 1: Sport and Sociology: Meanings and Dimensions This section introduces students to the questions of what is sport, what is sociology, and what is the sociology of sport.
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[Susan L Greendorfer; Andrew Yiannakis; North American Society for the Sociology of Sport. Conference]. Published four times a year (March, June, September, December), the Sociology of Sport Journal (SSJ) publishes original research, framed by social theory, on exercise, sport, physical culture, and the (physically active) es from diverse theoretical and methodological perspectives are encouraged to stimulate further research, critical thought, and theory development on topics ranging.
The book draws upon the disciplines of politics, sociology, history and philosophy to provide a critical analysis of power relations throughout the world of sport, while offering important new case studies from such diverse sporting contexts as the Olympics, world football, boxing, cricket, tennis and windsurfing.
Sociology of Sport and Social Theory presents current research perspectives from major sport scholars and leading sociologists regarding issues germane to the sociology of sport. Each chapter of this resource explains historical and contemporary social theories and applies these theories to current topics in sport, such as performance-enhancing drugs, gender, race and identity issues, and the Cited by: A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the : Pamela Serra.
Analyses of sport and physical culture from diverse theoretical and methodological perspectives are encouraged. Submissions concerned with sport and physical culture as related to race, class, gender, sexuality, popular media, political economy, globalization, youth culture, and other sociological relevant topics are welcomed.
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The series will publish the work of leading scholars in fields as diverse as sociology, cultural studies, media studies. Andersen & Taylor is a theoretically balanced, mainstream, comprehensive text characterized by its emphasis on diversity.
In every chapter, students explore research and data that illustrate how class, race-ethnicity, gender, age, geographic residence, and sexual orientation relate to the topics covered.
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Sociology of sport, alternately referred to as sports sociology, is a sub-discipline of sociology which focuses on sports as social phenomena. It is an area of study concerned with the relationship between sociology and sports, and also various socio-cultural structures, patterns, and organizations or groups involved with sport.
Margaret Andersen is professor of Sociology and Women's Studies at the University of Delaware. She is the author of THINKING ABOUT WOMEN: SOCIOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES ON SEX AND GENDER; SOCIOLOGY: UNDERSTANDING A DIVERSE SOCIETY (with Howard F. Taylor); SOCIOLOGY: THE ESSENTIALS (with Howard F.
Taylor); UNDERSTANDING SOCIETY: READINGS IN SOCIOLOGY /5. The sociology of sports, which is also referred to as sports sociology, is the study of the relationship between sports and society. It examines how culture and values influence sports, how sports influences culture and values, and the relationship between sports and the media, politics, economics, religion, race, gender, youth, etc.
It also looks at the relationship between sports and social Author: Ashley Crossman. The book draws upon the disciplines of politics, sociology, history and philosophy to provide a critical analysis of power relations throughout the world of sport, while offering important new case studies from such diverse sporting contexts as the Cited by: The Sociology of Sport has grown since its inception in the late s and has become robust, and diverse.
Many countries now boast strong scholars in the field and this volume reflects the fascinating research being done.
This innovative volume is dedicated to a review of the state of the Pages: The timely and comprehensive collection draws upon anthropology, cultural studies, education, history, human geography, media studies, political science and social policy to capture the theoretical, substantive and transnational diversity of the sociology of sport.