By Russell Field

For greater than 40 years, students of the heritage and sociology of activity and sport have studied how, regardless of the time or position, activity is often greater than only a video game. In Playing for Change, major students within the box of activities stories think about that legacy and forge forward into the discipline’s destiny. via essays grouped round the topics of foreign and North American game, together with the Vancouver and Sochi Olympic video games; entry to actual task in Canadian groups; and the position of activism and the general public highbrow within the supply of recreation, the participants supply a entire exam of the institutional buildings of activity, actual job, and activity. This ebook presents wide-ranging examples of state of the art learn in a colourful and transforming into field.

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