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The Sociology of Sport
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Young, Jacob. 2010. “The Sociology of Sport”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


Course Objective
The purpose of this course, then, is to expand the student’s understanding of sport by examining how sport and society interact. The relationship of sport to social variables (race, ethnicity, gender, social class, age), social institutions (education, economy, politics, family, media), and social issues/problems (social values,...

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College 200

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