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SOCI3250-C1 Sociology Of Sport    (Spring 2013)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details
This course satisfies part of the Communication Skills graduation requirement.

This section is Communication Skills intensive. Communication Skills I-V must be completed before taking this course.

Program Requirements

Session, Dates: 1 (01/14/2013 - 05/04/2013)

Days: M W F

Time: 10:00 - 10:50 am

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Hale Center 104

Seats Available: 4 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course will provide a detailed introduction to the sociology of sport. Various sociological concepts, theories, and research will be used to raise critical questions concerning the relationship between sports, culture, and society. Specifically, the course will explore a number of topics relating to sports, including the socialization process, sports and children, deviance, violence, gender issues, race, social class, the media, and the economy.

Prerequisite: SOCI1010 or SOCI1020

About The Instructor

William R. Beaver, Ph.D.

Professor of Sociology
Social Sciences


beaver@rmu.edu
412-397-5415 phone
412-397-6044 fax
Nicholson Center 460
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