KINS 7153X Sociology of Sport

45 hours; 3 credits

Sport in American society. Sport in relation to education, leisure, social stratification, social mobility, race, sex. Socioeconomic dimensions of sport. Literature on the sociology of sport.

The influence of sport in American society and culture is discussed. Sport is explored in relation to education, leisure, social stratification, social mobility, race, and gender. Socioeconomic dimensions of sport are investigated.

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