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Sport and social class.

Pierre Bourdieu

Sport and social class.

by Pierre Bourdieu

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Written in English


Edition Notes

Taken from Social scienceinformation, vol. 17, no. 6, 1978, pp. 819-840.

SeriesSocial science information -- v.17, no.6
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21652728M

The Social Impacts of Engagement with Culture and Sport The Culture and Sport Evidence (CASE) programme is a joint programme of strategic research led by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) in collaboration with. Joseph Kahl developed a social class model, which consists of six classes: the capitalist class, the upper middle class, the lower middle class, the working class, the working poor, and the underclass. Among other things, social class affects and/or influences people’s health, .

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  Scott Olson / Getty Images. Conflict theory emphasizes the role of coercion and power in producing social perspective is derived from the works of Karl Marx, who saw society as fragmented into groups that compete for social and economic order is maintained by domination, with power in the hands of those with the greatest political, economic, and social resources. The social, political, and economic implications of this global transformation are explored from an interdisciplinary perspective in this book. The commonalities and the differences of women’s experiences depending on their social class, education, and location in industrialized and developing countries are highlighted throughout.


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Robert BellRobert BELL. Sports and social class are intricately mixed. For a variety of reasons, what social class a person is born to often decides which sports they will become interested in. Generally, the upper classes are more partial to sports such as golf, tennis, and swimming that stress individualism and aesthetics and may be expensive to play for one reason or another; the lower classes typically favor sports like boxing.

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