GWSS 262 A: Gender and Sport

Summer Term: 
Full-term
Meetings: 
T 10:50am - 1:00pm / EEB 045
Th 10:50am - 1:00pm / BLD 392
SLN: 
11709
Instructor:
Alyssa Hellrung
Catalog Description: 
Considers the relationship between sports and society. Focuses on how sports shape cultural ideas of masculinity and femininity. Examines how assumptions about professional and amateur athletes reflect and challenge social norms about gender, sexuality, race, and class. Other topics include student athletes, the business of sport, and non-normative athletic bodies. Offered: ASp.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
October 17, 2018 - 9:06pm