Course Catalog - 2018-2019

     

HIST 437 - GLOBAL HISTORY OF SPORT

Long Title: GLOBAL HISTORY OF SPORT
Department: History
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Description: This reading and research seminar explores key aspects of the world history of sport from the late nineteenth century to the present. It investigates how and why sport history shaped, and was shaped by, various factors and historical forces, including cultural values, identity, economic interests and market forces and power relations between different categories of people.