Courses: Sports in Society (SOCLB227001)

Fall 2012

Class Number: 1406
Using a sociological, historical, and comparative approach, this course examines such issues as the role of the mass media in the transformation of sports; the roles played in sports by race, ethnicity, class, and gender; sports as a means of social mobility; sports and socialization; the political economy of sports; and sports and the educational system. Haverford: Social Science (SO)
Enrollment Limit: 25; Enrollment Criteria: Freshman; Sophomore;
Junior; Senior; Major/Minor/Concentration;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1406


Sociology (Web site)

Taught By



Bryn Mawr, DAL300

Meeting Times

TTH 2:15pm-3:45pm