Health, Physical Education and Recreation | sport and violence influences and issues
R354 | 22060 | Thomas Orr

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Description of course content: This course explores the roots of
violence from the content of sport. Foundations in the theoretical
framework of sport in society from historical, sociological, and
psychological perspectives are discussed as well as linkage to
contemporary resources that address this problem.

Required Book List:
Coakley, J. (2004). Sport in Society; Issues & Controversies (8th
ed.). Boston: McGraw-Hill.

Summary of Assignments:

1.	Term Paper:  Sport and Violence: a Look at One Issue
2.	Term Group Project:  Toward Solutions
3.	Periodic in class assignments
4.	Journal and Field Trip De-Briefs
5.	Two examinations