skip to content
The sociology of sports in the United States Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The sociology of sports in the United States

Author: Castalia Media (Firm); Foundation of the Sociology of Sport.; Insight Media (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Castalia Media ; New York : Insight Media, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Describing sports as a social phenomenon, this program explores what sports can teach about society and considers how social goals and objectives are reflected in sports. It examines the development of sports sociology; probes the relationship of sports to religion, social roles, citizenship and morality; and looks at the organization and institutionalization of sports. The program also explores how social class,  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Castalia Media (Firm); Foundation of the Sociology of Sport.; Insight Media (Firm)
OCLC Number: 61709864
Notes: Accompanying computer disk contains a PowerPoint presentation.
Credits: Written, produced and directed by James Holzknecht.
Description: 1 videodisc (45 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 computer disc (3 1/2 in.)
Details: DVD.
Contents: Introduction: commentary from sociology of sports experts --
The foundation of the sociology of sports --
The growth of modern sports in the United States --
The relationship of sports to character, social roles and morality --
The organization and institutionalization of sports --
The influences of social class, race and gender on sports and leisure participation --
Society and sports in the 21st century.
Responsibility: Foundation of the Sociology of Sports.

Abstract:

"Describing sports as a social phenomenon, this program explores what sports can teach about society and considers how social goals and objectives are reflected in sports. It examines the development of sports sociology; probes the relationship of sports to religion, social roles, citizenship and morality; and looks at the organization and institutionalization of sports. The program also explores how social class, race, and gender affect participation in sports."--Insight Media web site.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61709864> # The sociology of sports in the United States
    a schema:Movie, bgn:DVD, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "61709864" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/509488185#Place/place_of_publication_not_identified> ; # Place of publication not identified
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/xxu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008111583> ; # Sports--Social aspects--United States
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/796.0973/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1130525> ; # Sports--Social aspects
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/129409229> ; # Castalia Media (Firm)
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/263451885> ; # Insight Media (Firm)
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/509488185#Organization/foundation_of_the_sociology_of_sport> ; # Foundation of the Sociology of Sport.
   schema:copyrightYear "2005" ;
   schema:datePublished "2005" ;
   schema:description "Introduction: commentary from sociology of sports experts -- The foundation of the sociology of sports -- The growth of modern sports in the United States -- The relationship of sports to character, social roles and morality -- The organization and institutionalization of sports -- The influences of social class, race and gender on sports and leisure participation -- Society and sports in the 21st century."@en ;
   schema:description ""Describing sports as a social phenomenon, this program explores what sports can teach about society and considers how social goals and objectives are reflected in sports. It examines the development of sports sociology; probes the relationship of sports to religion, social roles, citizenship and morality; and looks at the organization and institutionalization of sports. The program also explores how social class, race, and gender affect participation in sports."--Insight Media web site."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/509488185> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The sociology of sports in the United States"@en ;
   schema:productID "61709864" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61709864#PublicationEvent/place_of_publication_not_identified_castalia_media_new_york_insight_media_2005> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/509488185#Agent/castalia_media> ; # Castalia Media
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/509488185#Agent/insight_media> ; # Insight Media
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61709864> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/509488185#Organization/foundation_of_the_sociology_of_sport> # Foundation of the Sociology of Sport.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Foundation of the Sociology of Sport." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/509488185#Place/place_of_publication_not_identified> # Place of publication not identified
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Place of publication not identified" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008111583> # Sports--Social aspects--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sports--Social aspects--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1130525> # Sports--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sports--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/129409229> # Castalia Media (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Castalia Media (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/263451885> # Insight Media (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Insight Media (Firm)" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.