Sociological Perspectives on Sport : The Games Outside the Games, Hardback Book

Sociological Perspectives on Sport : The Games Outside the Games Hardback

Edited by David (Bryn Mawr College, USA) Karen, Robert E. (Bryn Mawr College, USA) Washington

Part of the Sociology Re-Wired series


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.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 634 pages, 14 Line drawings, black and white; 23 Tables, black and white; 14 Illustrations, black an
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Sociology: sport & leisure
  • ISBN: 9780415718394



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