The text is not aimed at impressing other sociologists or physical educators. It is aimed at the average student. There is a balance between sport and sociology without too great depth in either . We want the student to share our interest and concern with regard to the place of sport in all our lives.
1. Perspectives on the Sociology of Sport. 2. Sport as a Mirror of Society. 3. Sport and Politics - Politics and Sport. 4. The Economics of Sport. 5. Children and Sport. 6. Sport and Education. 7. Black Athletes and Sport. 8. The Female and Sport. 9. Sports and Character. 10. Violence in Sport. 11. Sport Disengagement. 12. The Future of Sport.