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Author Nixon, Howard L., 1944-

Title Sport in a changing world / Howard L. Nixon II.

Imprint Boulder : Paradigm Publishers, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.483 N654s 2008    ---  Available
Description x, 413 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-401) and index.
Contents Sport, the body, and forces of change: an introduction to sport sociology -- Social theories and research methods in sport sociology -- Stratification and social class in sport -- Dimensions of social inequality in sport -- Globalization, global sports culture, and the golden triangle -- From the global cultural economy to U.S. sports cultures and subcultures -- Socialization in youth sports and high school athletics -- Sport, social deviance, and social problems -- Sport and higher education -- The professional sports industry and sports careers -- Sport, politics, and the future.
Subject Sports -- Sociological aspects.
Sports -- Social aspects.
ISBN 9781594514425 (hardcover)
1594514429 (hardcover)
9781594514432 (pbk.)
1594514437 (pbk.)
Standard No. NZ1 11652823
AU@ 000042384024
NLGGC 310057973

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