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Luguetti, Carla; Goodyear, Victoria Anne; André, Mauro Henrique – Sport, Education and Society, 2019
Several studies demonstrate that Sport Education supports the development of an authentic experience of sport. Social media has the potential to further the development of an authentic sport experience since it is a key aspect of contemporary sport culture and can be a space for individuals to interact during the Sport Education. Yet the…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Social Media, Team Sports, Communities of Practice
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Freire, Elisabete dos Santos; Marques, Bruna Gabriela; Miranda, Maria Luiza de Jesus – Sport, Education and Society, 2018
The contribution of Physical Education (PE) and School Sport to learning of values has been identified by teachers and researchers. However, we know little about how that teaching takes place during classes. This study aimed to understand the perceptions of teachers on teaching values in their classes and to analyse the conception of values that…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Teacher Attitudes, Foreign Countries, Intervention
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Luguetti, Carla; Oliver, Kimberly L. – Sport, Education and Society, 2018
Activist research engages all participants as co-researchers in order to challenge the status quo in hopes of creating spaces in which they will actively participate in their education and feel responsible for their own and others' learning. There are a number of challenges that researchers might face when engaging in activist research with…
Descriptors: Activism, Athletics, Foreign Countries, Researchers
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Stewart, Carly; Schiavon, Laurita Marconi; Bellotto, Maria Luisa – Sport, Education and Society, 2017
It is acknowledged that knowledge and knowledge bases are an important part of coach and athlete learning and that the coach-athlete relationship is crucial to knowledge created, shared and used. This said knowledge about nutrition as constructed by elite gymnasts would seem particularly important in a culture long associated with weight control…
Descriptors: Knowledge Level, Athletic Coaches, Performance, Athletes
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Luguetti, Carla; Oliver, Kimberly L.; Kirk, David; Dantas, Luiz – Sport, Education and Society, 2017
This study explores an activist approach for co-creating a prototype pedagogical model of sport for working with boys from socially vulnerable backgrounds. This paper addresses the key features that emerged when we identified what facilitated and hindered the boys' engagement in sport. This study was an activist research project that was conducted…
Descriptors: Athletics, Males, Disadvantaged Youth, Models
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Schneider, Omar; Neto, Amarílio Ferreira; da Silva Mello, André; dos Santos, Wagner; Votre, Sebastião Josué; Assunção, Wallace Rocha – Sport, Education and Society, 2016
This study investigates the American presence and influences in the physical education press to understand the way in which that presence influenced and contributed to the production of a sports culture in the first half of the twentieth century. As historical sources, the study uses periodicals in the field that were published in the period…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Physical Education, Youth, Males
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Figueiredo, Zenólia Christina Campos; Figueira, Janaína Esfalsini; Della Fonte, Sandra Soares; Caparróz, Francisco Eduardo – Sport, Education and Society, 2016
This study examines physical education (PE) curriculum development in an elementary school. Our goal was to understand the daily construction of a curriculum. We sought to analyse the theoretical and methodological framework and documents that a PE teacher uses each day while putting a curriculum into practice (lived curriculum). The data…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Foreign Countries, Curriculum Development, Elementary Schools
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Bracht, Valter; Gomes, Ivan Marcelo; de Almeida, Felipe Quintão – Sport, Education and Society, 2015
This article discusses the implications of the contemporary transition from a solid modernity to a liquid modernity for school physical education, according to the metaphors adopted by the Polish sociologist and English resident Zygmunt Bauman. By leveraging Bauman's sociological theory, this article pursues two aims: (1) to examine how physical…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Educational Change, Human Body, Educational Practices
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Spaaij, Ramon – Sport, Education and Society, 2012
This article explores the concepts of social and cultural capital as analytical tools for investigating the capacity of sport-based intervention programs to contribute to the personal, social and professional development of disadvantaged young people. It draws on survey data (n = 129) and qualitative interviews (n = 53) with participants of the…
Descriptors: Intervention, Disadvantaged, Youth Programs, Program Effectiveness
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Goellner, Silvana Vilodre; Votre, Sebastiao Josue; Pinheiro, Maria Claudia Brandao – Sport, Education and Society, 2012
Based on post-structural feminist and gender studies, the present article analyses the importance given to the practice of physical education, sports and exercise as part of the national policy to strengthen the Caucasian-Brazilian population at the beginning of the twentieth century, emphasising the priority made of the White female body as the…
Descriptors: Feminism, Physical Education, Females, Foreign Countries
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de Campos Rosario, Claudio; Stephens, Neil; Delamont, Sara – Sport, Education and Society, 2010
"Capoeira," the Brazilian dance and martial art is now globalised and taught widely outside Brazil. Instruction is provided by Brazilians who are living in self-imposed exile from their homeland. The authentic "capoeira" that such teachers provide is a major attraction for non-Brazilian students. However, there is little…
Descriptors: Ethnography, Biographies, Foreign Countries, Teacher Educators
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Delamont, Sara – Sport, Education and Society, 2005
"Capoeira," the Brazilian dance and martial art, is now taught in many countries outside Brazil. Reflections on a year's fieldwork on capoeira teaching in the UK are used to make educational ethnography anthropologically strange. Issues of locality, noise, uncertainty and bodily contact are explored in a reflexive way. (Contains 7 notes.)
Descriptors: Ethnography, Foreign Countries, Educational Anthropology, Art Activities