"sociology of sport" tag

Call for Papers | The 15th Annual Macintosh Sociology of Sport Conference | 27 January 2018, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario. Call ends December 18, 2017

The School of Kinesiology and Health Studies at Queen’s University would like to invite all those interested in socio-cultural studies of sport and exercise to our annual one-day conference, held in the memory of our colleague Dr. Donald Macintosh. The annual Donald Macintosh Memorial Lecture will be given this year by Dr. Stanley Thangaraj, City College of New York.

Call for Papers | “Sport, Discriminations and Inclusion: Challenges to Face” | 15th European Association for the Sociology of Sport (EASS) Conference, Bordeaux (France), 23-26 May, 2018. Call ends January 31, 2018

The aim of this main theme is to explore the interdisciplinary nature of discrimination in sport and to investigate the different forms of discrimination. Beyond this main theme, the Conference will also feature a wide range of sessions to give the opportunity to share and discuss your latest research.

Graduate Journal of Sport, Exercise & Physical Education Research, Vol. 4

The Graduate Journal of Sport, Exercise & Physical Education Research is an open access, expert-reviewed journal that celebrates excellence in student-led research and intends to become the journal of choice for student research in sport, exercise and PE.

Sports Scholar Profile | Trygve Beyer Broch, Inland Norway University

Trygve B. Broch er førsteamanuensis ved Institutt for Folkehelse, Høgskolen i Innlandet. 2017-2018 er Broch Fulbright forsker ved Center for Cultural Sociology ved Yale University. Han jobber med å utvikle kultursosiologiske perspektiver generelt, og det sterke programmet spesielt, i sosiologisk forskning på idrett.

Sport in Society, Volume 20, 2017, Issue 12

The considerable growth of interest in commerce, media and politics and their relationship to sport in international academia has resulted in academics in various disciplines writing about sport. Sport in Society is a multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary forum for academics to discuss the growing relationship of sport to significant areas of modern life.

Call for Papers | “Community sport and social inclusion: International perspectives” | Special issue of Sport in Society. Call ends October 15, 2017

This volume seeks to bring together the latest cutting-edge research related to the dynamics of inclusion/exclusion in community sport, as well as the broader outcomes and impacts that community sport programmes/events may have in promoting, or hindering, social inclusion in other areas of life, such as employment, education and migrant integration.

Sport in Society, Volume 20, 2017, Issue 11

The considerable growth of interest in commerce, media and politics and their relationship to sport in international academia has resulted in academics in various disciplines writing about sport. Sport in Society is a multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary forum for academics to discuss the growing relationship of sport to significant areas of modern life.

Journal of Sport & Social Issues, Vol. 41, 2017, No. 5

Journal of Sport and Social Issues (JSSI) brings you the latest research, discussion and analysis on contemporary sport issues. Using an international, interdisciplinary perspective, JSSI examines today’s most pressing and far-reaching questions about sport.

European Journal for Sport and Society, Vol. 14, 2017, Issue 3

The European Journal for Sport and Society is the official journal of the European Association for Sociology of Sport, EASS. Its function is to enable an international discussion about current issues and to foster collaboration between researchers from all social scientific sub-disciplines. It’s published 4 times per year.

Quest, Volume 69, 2017, Issue 3

Quest is the official journal of the National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education (NAKHE). It is the leading journal for interdisciplinary scholarship for professionals in kinesiology in higher education. Quest provides a public forum for scholarship, creative thought, and research relevant to a broad range of interests held by faculty and leaders in higher education today.