Sports Sub-Cultural Analysis

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interactionist - seeks to discover how athletes and coaches make sense of their identidy exploring the key values associated with sports subcultures through the process of interaction. Feminist- explores the notion that sports may reproduce or contest gender stereotypes in society. Critical- Indicates that sports are socially constructed and can be understood by adopting a hisorical context. Highlights the importance that sports can reflect society but simultaneously challenge the way in which social life is organised. Conflict- Suggests that sport promotes the interest of people with economic power, coercing and controlling athletes. Sport can also be seen to perpetuate the unequal distribution of power witnessed within
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