Sport in Society
Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0
Exploration of the historical use of sport as an expression of culture, ideology, and political philosophy. Comparison of the way in which sport is used as a means of developing national pride and international prestige. Considers how the commercialization of sport has made it a money-making vehicle for countries, cities, multi-national corporations, and television networks.
Note: Credit will be granted for only one of 347, PE 347. Offered in alternate years.
Formerly: PE 347
Undergraduate course in Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education offered by the School of Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education in the Faculty of Education.