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By Howard Nixon II

This e-book indicates how the dynamic interaction of a strong "golden triangle" of activities, media, and enterprise pursuits with social, cultural, monetary, and political forces shapes game in a altering global. This version is a condensed and up-to-date model of the 1st variation, with an emphasis on present social concerns in activity. It additionally has extra international content material. The golden triangle proposal is extra constructed and utilized extra broadly. different key issues of the 1st edition—power, prestige, and inequality—are additionally extra constructed. New "Stop and imagine Questions" were extra to problem scholars to consider the which means of what they've got learn. The ebook is now divided into 5 sections. the hot sections spotlight sociology and the sociology of recreation; inequality and variety; globalization and social deviance; significant social contexts of activity, together with the highschool, university, degrees; and tool, political economic climate, and worldwide sports.

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