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Hextrum, Kirsten – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
This study uses Bourdieusian (1977, 1978, 2011) approaches to reproduction to position athletic bureaucracies as legitimating institutions that convert capital. I examine how the cultural production of amateurism in U.S. college sports facilitates class reproduction by enabling a direct conversion between accrued economic, social, and physical…
Descriptors: Student Recruitment, College Athletics, Athletes, Middle Class
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Richards, K. Andrew R.; Fletcher, Tim – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
Faculty supervision has been identified as a critical component of doctoral student socialization in both the higher education and physical education literature. Nevertheless, few faculty members receive explicit training for supervisory roles, and few published scholarly articles discuss the process through which faculty members develop…
Descriptors: Graduate Students, Doctoral Programs, Supervision, College Faculty
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Stirrup, Julie – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
Physical education (PE) in England, has historically been and is increasingly seen as a subject in which political agendas can and are being enacted (Penney, [2008]. Playing a political game and playing for position: Policy and curriculum development in health and PE. "European Physical Education Review" 4(1): 33-49) as health, sport and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Physical Education, Elementary Education, Neoliberalism
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Kim, Yoon Jin; Dawson, Marcelle C.; Cassidy, Tania – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
Despite burgeoning literature on the agency of sports coaches and the nature of coaching fields, scant attention has been paid to the process through which coaches' identities are socially constructed. Informed by Goffman's concept, "total institution," and Scott's "reinventive institution," this article explores how coaches'…
Descriptors: Athletic Coaches, Identification (Psychology), Foreign Countries, Social Environment
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Lupton, Deborah – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
Digital technologies such as websites, online discussion forums, social media, content-sharing platforms, mobile apps and wearable devices are now available as a means for young people to learn about and promote their health, physical fitness and wellbeing. This article provides findings from a qualitative interview-based study of young…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Health Behavior, Physical Fitness, Information Sources
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Lindsey, Iain – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
Prominent developments in English PE and school sport (PESS) policy across the period of Conservative-led governments since 2010 have not been empirically or comprehensively researched. In addressing this shortcoming, this study was uniquely underpinned by punctuated equilibrium theory in order to respond to long-standing difficulties of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Physical Education, Athletics, Educational Policy
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Lynch, Shrehan; Curtner-Smith, Matthew – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
The purpose of this study was to describe sport pedagogy faculty members' (FMs) efforts at engaging in transformative physical education teacher education (T-PETE). T-PETE stresses the importance of FMs creating social change through their pedagogical approach and begins by asking preservice teachers (PTs) to reflect on their perspectives and…
Descriptors: Physical Education Teachers, Athletics, Teacher Education Programs, Preservice Teacher Education
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McMahon, Jenny; McGannon, Kerry R. – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
Sociological investigations into the athlete-medical practitioner relationship are scarce due to medical bias for positivist epistemologies. The aim of this research was to identify the scope and purpose of medical interventions for four athletes, within the context of social processes that enable medicine to claim athletic bodies as objects of…
Descriptors: Athletes, Physicians, Physician Patient Relationship, Intervention
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Mikalsen, Hilde Kristin; Lagestad, Pål Arild – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
The aim of this article is to shed light on the lifeworld of thirteen-year-olds with high and low activity levels in relation to movement activities. Insights on this topic could serve as important resources for all those who contribute to the development and life quality of young teenagers through various contexts involving movement activities.…
Descriptors: Early Adolescents, Physical Activity Level, Adolescent Attitudes, Movement Education
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Lleixà, Teresa; Nieva, Carolina – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
The current educational context in many European countries is characterised by a student population showing great cultural diversity due to the increased immigration of the last few decades. The goal of this study is to analyse the perceptions and decisions of physical education teachers in relation to improving the social inclusion of immigrant…
Descriptors: Social Integration, Females, Physical Education, Foreign Countries
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Lagestad, Pål; Lyngstad, Idar; Bjerke, Øyvind; Ropo, Eero – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
The study examines the association between students' level of physical fitness and experiences of being 'seen' by their physical education (PE) teachers, by interviewing 26 high school students (13 with low physical fitness, and 13 with high physical fitness). The analyses indicated that being 'seen' in PE seems to be related to experienced…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Physical Education Teachers, High School Students, Teacher Student Relationship
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Ward, Gavin; Scott, David – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
The focus of this study was to understand undergraduate students' experiences of gymnastics and dance education within the scrutiny of modular learning in Higher Education. A phenomenological position was adopted in order to understand the wholeness of students' experiences whereby identities are constituted through their lived lives. This allowed…
Descriptors: Student Experience, Undergraduate Students, Physical Education, Dance Education
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Martínez-García, María-Lindsay; Rodríguez-Menéndez, Carmen – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
The research presented explores the negotiation of hegemonic masculinity through football in a group of school children between three and five years of age in a school in Spain. The article shows that in the construction of masculinity within the school, football plays an important role. In this sense, it shows how the playing of football created…
Descriptors: Team Sports, Masculinity, Playgrounds, Preschool Children
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Frydendal, Stine; Thing, Lone Friis – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
The purpose of this article is to explore the clothes changing and showering situation related to PE in upper secondary schools in Denmark. We strive to understand why many young Danish people choose not to shower in relation to PE. Traditionally, Denmark has had a quite liberal attitude towards the naked body, which has affected the clothes…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Physical Education, Hygiene, Secondary School Students
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Rich, Emma; Monaghan, Lee F.; Bombak, Andrea E. – Sport, Education and Society, 2020
New interdisciplinary approaches including fat studies, fat pedagogy, critical weight studies and critical health education have attempted to challenge forms of weight-based oppression associated with obesity discourse within education settings. Very little is known about young people's views of these alternative critical approaches. Theoretically…
Descriptors: Obesity, Discourse Analysis, Feminism, Body Weight
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