Theory, Sport and Society
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This volume spans past, present and future approaches to the sociological study of sport. It includes a selection of the founding theorists whose work remains so pertinent to seeing sport sociologically.
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Emerald Publishing Limited
Publication date: 7/2/2002
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.50" tall
|Introduction: 'Back to the Future': Thinking Sociologically about Sport|
|Karl Marx's Enduring Legacy for the Sociology of Sport|
|Emile Durkheim, Structural Functionalism and the Sociology of Sport|
|Max Weber and the Sociology of Sport|
|George Herbert Mead and an Interpretive Sociology of Sport|
|Sport, Gender, Feminism|
|The Anthropology of Sport: Escaping the Past and Building a Future|
|Cultural and Sport Studies: An Interventionist Practice|
|Postmodernism and Sport Studies|
|Figurational Contributions to the Sociological Study of Sport|
|Pierre Bourdieu's Sociocultural Theory and Sport Practice|
|Studying Sport from a Social Network Approach|
|Michel Foucault: Sport, Power, Technologies and Governmentality|
|Feminist and Figurational Sociology: Dialogue and Potential Synthesis|
|The Political Economy of Place: Urban and Sport Studies Perspectives|
|Symbolic Interactionism and Cultural Studies: Doing Critical Ethnography|
|Bodies, Subcultures and Sport|
|About the Editors and the Contributors|