Great Expectations: The Sociology of Survival and Success in Organized Team Sports

1st Edition

Christopher B. Doob

Published May 22, 2018
Textbook - 306 Pages - 16 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781138488960 - CAT# K349770

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In Great Expectations: The Sociology of Survival and Success in Organized Team Sports, sociological analysis proves to be a powerful ally for grasping how the sports world unfolds for team players, providing a range of sociological ideas and concepts that extend throughout the book. The text boxes and class discussion sections help summarize key issues, linking important sociological concepts to the topics at hand. The eight chapters begin with an introduction and then detail athletes’ activities at different stages in their development.


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