Sport, Society, and American Culture
History College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Development of sports in American society, emphasizing ethnic and racial groups, social classes, gender, gambling, politics, and social mobility.
Historical Knowledge of American Sports
Students will be able to explain the major social, cultural, and historical developments in American sport history.
Students will understand the major historiographical debates in American sport history.
Students will be able to evaluate the relationship between sports and race, class, and gender issues in American history.