Social issues in sport / Ronald B. Woods

Author(s): Woods, Ron, 1943 November 6-
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Subjects: Sports--Social aspects
Sociology
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, c2007
LC Classification: G, GV
Physical Description: xiv, 369 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2006019542
ISBN: 0736058729 (soft cover)
ISBN: 9780736058728 (soft cover)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-360) and index
Contents: What is sport and why do we study it? -- How do we study sport? -- Participants versus spectators -- Business of sport -- Media and sport -- Youth sport -- Interscholastic and intercollegiate sport -- International sport -- Olympic movement -- Sporting behavior -- Race, ethnicity, and sport -- Women and sport -- Social class and sport -- Special populations and sport -- Religion and sport -- Politics and sport -- Deviance and sport -- Coaching sport -- Future trends in sport
OCLC Number: 70673116
ISBN/ISSN: 0736058729
9780736058728