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Foster, R. 2010. “SOCIOLOGY OF SPORTS”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


We will examine sports through a sociological perspective considering issues such as the costs and benefits of sports, sports as a business, gender, race, and drug use in sports. As part of this course, we will review a short history of sports in America, power and ideology in American sports and we will finally focus on current issues in sports. As...

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