Acta Universitatis Carolinae Kinanthropologica (AUC Kinanthropologica) is an international peer reviewed journal for the publication of research outcomes in the humanities, the social sciences and the natural sciences, as applied to kinathropology. It is a multidisciplinary journal accepting only original unpublished articles in English in the various sub-disciplines and related fields of kinanthropology, such as Anthropology, Anthropomotorics, Sports Pedagogy, Sociology of Sport, Philosophy of Sport, History of Sport, Physiology of Sport And Exercise, Physical Education, Applied Physical Education, Physiotherapy, Human Biomechanics, Psychology of Sport, Sports Training and Coaching, Sport Management, etc. The journal also welcomes interdisciplinary articles. The journal also includes reports of relevant activities and reviews of relevant publications.

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AUC KINANTHROPOLOGICA, Vol 48 No 1 (2012), 99–117

Applying Social Theory to Sport Migration

William Crossan

announced: 04. 02. 2015


Applying Social Theory to Sport Migration Social theory is applied to the study of sport migration, whether acknowledged or not. This study attempts to identify the dominant social theories used in the study of sport migration over the past 20 years. Further, the advantages and disadvantages of particular social theories as applied to the type of sport migration being studied are identified. Aplikace sociální teorie na sportovní migraci Sociální teorie se používá i při studiu sportovní migrace, ať už si to přiznáváme, nebo ne. Tato studie se pokouší identifikovat dominantní sociální teorie používané při studiu sportovní migrace během posledních 20 let. Dále jsou identifikovány výhody a nevýhody konkrétních sociálních teorií aplikovaných na studovaný typ sportovní migrace.

keywords: immigrant athletes; globalization; social theory zahraniční sportovci; globalizace; sociální teorie

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