ERIC Number: ED399226
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-May
Reference Count: N/A
Sport in Germany. Basis-Info 3-1996.
This paper explores the importance and impact of sport in Germany from a variety of perspectives. Topics include: (1) the social function of sport; (2) popular sport, focusing on exercise and self-development rather than competition; (3) sport's role in the leisure activities of the handicapped; (4) top sport performers; (5) drugs and sport; (6) commercial sponsorship; (7) sport and the media; (8) sport and Europe; (9) Germany and the Olympics since 1945; and (10) agencies to contact for further information. (ND)
Descriptors: Adults, Athletics, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Exercise, Foreign Countries, Leisure Time, Lifetime Sports, Olympic Games, Physical Fitness, Recreational Activities
Inter Nationes, Kennedyallee 91-103, D-53175 Bonn, Germany (Code Nr. 760 Q 5215).
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Inter Nationes, Bonn (Germany).
Identifiers - Location: Germany