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  1. Key bibliographic resources 12 items
    1. Sports in society: issues and controversies - Jay J. Coakley, Elizabeth Pike ©2014

      Book Core Text Consider purchasing.

    2. Sport, culture and society: an introduction - Grant Jarvie, James Thornton 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Core Text

    3. A companion to sport - David L. Andrews, Ben Carrington, ebrary, Inc 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book Core Text

    4. Sports in society: issues and controversies - Jay J. Coakley, Elizabeth Pike ©2014

      Book Core Text

    5. Social issues in sport - Ron Woods 2016

      Book Recommended Reading

    6. The SAGE dictionary of sports studies - Dominic Malcolm c2008 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    7. Sport, exercise and social theory: an introduction - Gyz Molnr, John Kelly 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    8. Ethnographies in sport and exercise research - Gyozo Molnar, Laura Purdy 2015

      Book Recommended Reading

    9. Sport, theory and social problems: a critical introduction - Eric Anderson 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    10. Research methods for sports studies - Ian Jones, Chris Gratton 2015 (electronic resource)

      Book 

  2. Theme 1. Sociological Imagination and Sport and Socialisation 7 items
    1. Lecture 1. Introduction 1 item
    2. Lecture 2. Sociological imagination. Connecting Structure and Agency. 4 items
      1. Sport, exercise and social theory: an introduction - Gyz Molnr, John Kelly 2013 (electronic resource)

        Book Core Text Chapter 2.

      2. Sports in society: issues and controversies - Jay J. Coakley, Elizabeth Pike ©2014

        Book Core Text Chapter 1.

      3. Sports in society: issues & controversies - Jay J. Coakley 2009

        Book Core Text Chapter 1. If you cannot access the 2014 edition, read this one. The main concepts will be similar, while examples may be different. This is not a problem.

      4. The sociological imagination - C. Wright Mills 2000 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Reading Chapter 1. The Promise

    3. Lecture 3. Sport and Socialisation 2 items
      1. Sports in society: issues and controversies - Jay J. Coakley, Elizabeth Pike ©2014

        Book Core Text Chapter 4.

      2. Sports in society: issues & controversies - Jay J. Coakley 2009

        Book Core Text Chapter 4. If you cannot access the 2014 edition, read this one. The main concepts will be similar, while examples may be different. This is not a problem.

  3. Theme 2. Global Sport, Commercialisation and Media. 4 items
    1. Lecture 4. 2 items
      1. Sports in society: issues and controversies - Jay J. Coakley, Elizabeth Pike ©2014

        Book Core Text Chapter 12 and 13

      2. Sports in society: issues & controversies - Jay J. Coakley 2009

        Book Core Text Chapter 11 and 12. If you cannot access the 2014 edition, read this one. The main concepts will be similar, while examples may be different. This is not a problem.

    2. Lecture 5. 2 items
      1. Sports in society: issues and controversies - Jay J. Coakley, Elizabeth Pike ©2014

        Book Core Text Chapter 12: Sports and the Economy and 13: Sports and the Media or the chapters with the same title in other editions.

      2. Sports in society: issues & controversies - Jay J. Coakley 2009

        Book Core Text Chapters 11 and 12

  4. Theme 3. Sport, Difference and Inequality. 8 items
    1. Lecture 6. 2 items
      1. Sports in society: issues and controversies - Jay J. Coakley, Elizabeth Pike ©2014

        Book Core Text Chapter 1: section on Ideologies; Chapter 2: Section on Critical Theories; Chapter 8: Gender and sports: Is Equity possible? Or equivalent in other editions.

      2. The sociology of sport and physical education: an introductory reader - Anthony Laker c2002 (electronic resource)

        Book Core Text Chapter 7.

    2. Lecture 7. 3 items
      1. Sports in society: issues and controversies - Jay J. Coakley, Elizabeth Pike ©2014

        Book Core Text Chapter 11 "Age and ability: Barriers to participation and Inclusion." This chapter is not included in other editions. You can copy this chapter from one of the library items.

      2. Equity and inclusion in physical education and sport - Sid Hayes, Gary Stidder 2013 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Reading Chapter 12

    3. Seminar 3. 3 items
      Readings assigned to each group.
      1. The sociology of sport and physical education: an introductory reader - Anthony Laker c2002 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Reading several chapters are relevant. These are different depending on the specific issue developed.

  5. Theme 4. Sport, Deviance and Violence 12 items
    1. Lecture 8. Sport, Deviance_Pain, Injury and Drugs 5 items
      1. Sports in society: issues and controversies - Jay J. Coakley, Elizabeth Pike ©2014

        Book Core Text Chapter 6.

      2. Sports in society: issues & controversies - Jay J. Coakley 2009

        Book  Chapter 6. If you cannot access the 2014 edition, read this one. The main concepts will be similar, while examples may be different. This is not a problem.

      3. "It's Only Sport"--The Symbolic Neutralization of "Violence" - Matthews, Christopher R ; Channon, Alex

        Journal Core Text

    2. Lecture 9. Sport and Violence 4 items
      1. Sports in society: issues and controversies - Jay J. Coakley, Elizabeth Pike ©2014

        Book Core Text Chapter 7.

      2. Sports in society: issues & controversies - Jay J. Coakley 2009

        Book Core Text Chapter 7. If you cannot access the 2014 edition, read this one. The main concepts will be similar, while examples may be different. This is not a problem.

      3. Understanding sports violence: revisiting foundational explorations - Matthews, Christopher R. ; Channon, Alex

        Journal Core Text

    3. Seminar 4 3 items
      1. Sport and society: a student introduction - Barrie Houlihan 2008

        Book Recommended Reading Chapter 16. Doping in sport