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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SL 410 - Sport Activism, Advocacy, and Agency

3 Credit(s) | Lecture | Graded or pass/fail
Course can be counted for credit once

This course explores the history of activism, advocacy, and agency in and through sport. Students will be introduced to a typology of sport activism that delineates different types of resistance including symbolic, scholarly, grassroots, sports-based, economic, political, legal, music, art, and military activism. Students will also learn the distinctions between activism, advocacy, and agency as well as the interplay between these types of resistant actions against oppressive systems across diverse societies.