History of Sports Outline

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SOC 420/SPAD 391 History of Sport: Prehistoric Era through Renaissance Prehistoric Era Ancient Egypt (5000 BC) • function • types of games Ancient Greece (1000-100 BC) • social conditions • function Greek games • types of games • participants • Ancient Olympics • Olympic participants • facilities • role of the Olympic Games • contributions of Greeks to sport Ancient Rome (100 BC - 476 AD) • social conditions • types of games • function of games • facilities • Colosseum • Colosseum events • typical day at Colosseum • gladiator fights • gladiator participants • gladiator life • contributions of Romans to sport The Middle Ages (476-1400) • social conditions • participants and facilities • types of games • aristocrats vs. peasants • contributions of Middle Ages to sport Renaissance (1300 - 1600) • social conditions • participants • Reformation (1500s) • Puritans
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History of Sport: Native Americans through Modern Day Native Americans • function
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Unformatted text preview: • participants • games Colonial America (1600 -1700) • social conditions • function • reasons English games didn’t transfer well • facilities Revolutionary America (1700 -1800) • social conditions • types of games • function • facilities Industrial America (1800 -1850) • social conditions • industrialization • urbanization • immigration (large male bachelor subculture) • facilities • games • participants Changing America (1850 - 1918) • social conditions • innovations • function • reasons for increased interest in sport • types of sports • participants • events • facilities America (1919 - 1930) • social conditions • function • types of sports • participants • events • facilities Modern America (1930 - present) • social conditions • social conditions impact on sport • function • types of sports • participants • events • facilities...
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