Sociological Analysis Of Sport

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In this exposition I am going to examine the correlation between some Sociological Theories that have been discussed this semester in Sociology of Sport and the movie “Undefeated,” a following of the 2009 Manassas High School football team. The two theories that will be of main focus are conflict and symbolic interaction. From the film, through a sociological lens the pertinent topics or issues that have been selected will examine the power struggle with upward mobility due to social stratification athletes like O.C and Money faced in college and how Chavis portrayed various reflections of the environment that he grew up in. To clearly understand how both of these theories apply to the film, it is helpful to first get a grasp of what scholarly
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