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Enrol
13.2.2020 at 09:00 - 10.3.2020 at 23:59

Timetable

Here is the course’s teaching schedule. Check the description for possible other schedules.

DateTimeLocation
Tue 10.3.2020
10:15 - 11:45
Wed 11.3.2020
12:15 - 13:45
Tue 17.3.2020
10:15 - 11:45
Wed 18.3.2020
12:15 - 13:45
Tue 24.3.2020
10:15 - 11:45
Wed 25.3.2020
12:15 - 13:45
Tue 31.3.2020
10:15 - 11:45
Wed 1.4.2020
12:15 - 13:45
Tue 7.4.2020
10:15 - 11:45
Wed 8.4.2020
12:15 - 13:45
Tue 21.4.2020
10:15 - 11:45
Wed 22.4.2020
12:15 - 13:45
Tue 28.4.2020
10:15 - 11:45
Wed 29.4.2020
12:15 - 13:45

Description

Upon completion of the course students will be familiar with a variety of theoretical approaches to the study of sports, understand how contemporary sports are intertwined with individual and collective identities, and have an overview of the methodological approaches available for anthropologists in the study of sports.

Literature

Blanchard, K. 1995. The Anthropology of Sport: An Introduction

Cashmore, E. 2010. Making Sense of Sports.

Jarvie, G. 2006. Sport, Culture, and Society: An Introduction

Molnar, G., and J. Kelly, J. 2013. Sport, Exercise and Social Theory.

Sands, R. (ed) 1999. Anthropology, Sport and Culture.

Sands, R., and L. Sands (eds) 2010. The Anthropology of Sport and Human Movement: A Biocultural Perspective

Assigned readings for this course will be elaborated in the annual programme plan.

Scale 0-5. In evaluation all the assignments will be considered, self-evaluation will be recommended.

Interactive seminars, lectures, student presentations, small group discussion of assigned readings, and final essay. Learning is evaluated on a 1-5 scale.