1 edition of Sports and society found in the catalog.
Sports and society
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Series||Ethics of sports|
|LC Classifications||GV706.5 .W58 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||9781432959791, 9781432959845|
|LC Control Number||2011014610|
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Contents Notes Highlights Dedication, v About the Author, vi Preface, xi About this Book, 4 About this Chapter, 4 Using Sociology to Stu Defining Sports, 6.
Media, Sports, and Society is the first comprehensive volume to redress this imbalance and provide a foundation for research on the communication of sport. sociology, psychology, and cultural studies.
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Sport coincides with community values and political agencies, as it attempts to define the morals and ethics attributed not only to athletes, but the Cited by: 2. The end result is a book that is "a must" on many academic reading lists!' - Iain Lindsey, Durham University, UK.
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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.
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Taking a global, issues-oriented approach to the study of the role of sport in society, this text encourages the discussion of current sports-related controversies and helps students develop critical thinking Edition: 11th Current debates in sports, such as how youth participation can be increased or sport funding allocated, have been integrated throughout the text to provide a holistic view of society.
An Online Learning Centre accompanies this book offering a range of lecturer support materials as well as resources and tests for students.
'This third edition of Sport and Society, with contributions from some of the field’s most highly respected scholars, covers the myriad of complex, pervasive and global issues confronting sport in the 21st century.
It continues to be a foundation text for students across most sport disciplines' - Russel Hoye, La Trobe University, Australia ‘The third edition of Sport and Society reinforces.
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ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Media, sports, and society: the research agenda / Lawrence A. Wenner --Media made sport: a history of sports coverage in the United States / Robert W.
McChesney --Cultural studies and the sports/media complex / Sut Jhally. Students examine the history of sports and its significance in economics, politics, and the development of a national identity. Students also examine specific issues such as the emergence of professional sports in Canada,questions of ethics, commercialization, the relationship between sports and media, the internationalization of sports, and the Olympic movement.
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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.
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1: The Sociology of Sport: What is it and why study it? 2: Producing Knowledge About Sports in Society: What is the Role of Research and Theory?
3: Studying the Past: Does It Help us Understand Sports Today? 4: Sports and Socialization: Who Plays and What Happens to Them? 5: Sports and Children: Are Organized Programs Worth the Effort? 6: Deviance in Sports: Is It .Husock presents Charles Loring Brace, a 19th-century philanthropist, as a model of voluntary charity’s best features.
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