INDV 102: Sport, Leisure, and Consumer Culture
Study Guide, Midterm Examination
Be able to define, identify, recognize significance of the following.
the general purpose of publicity- to create a bit of marginal dissatisfaction, so that
-Montreal, first hockey game indoor, hockey exhibition
1. Changes in context: playing on outdoor ponds to inside arenas.
doesnt have to be winter, playing conditions are controllable, owners of the game
could control the arena a
The claim that shock has become a leading stimulus of consumption and source
of value is very true in the case of advertising. The shock technique is used in
advertising to make consumers interested in what they are selling or promoting. By
#1 Due Week 1 (08/23 or 08/24)
Articulate/discuss the difference between consumption of a leisure activity and
consumption as a leisure activity.
There may be multiple differences between the consumption of a leisure activity
and consumption as a leisure
Project Guidelines: Electric Water Conservation
I plan on proposing new guidelines for my fraternity in efforts to reduce electricity and
disposable utensils. With minimal efforts to reduce, my fraternity uses around $7,000 in utilities
each month. This
Sport in the United States reflects the culture of America in many different ways.
With the creation of sports in the United States, the general population acquired new
ways to spend their leisure time. In addition, these sports games created a
Cricket In the West Indies
During the 1800s, the game of cricket was established in Britain but was beginning
to form as a result of the British expansion into other territories. Cricket and many other
things were introduced to the West Indies through Bri
Cockfighting is an unusual sport that has been taking place for centuries around the
world. Although it is considered a sport, cockfighting is unethical due to the fighting animals.
Some might disagree on the morals while others beli
I definitely think that who I am today was affected by what I bought and own
throughout both my childhood and adulthood. Throughout school, Ive purchased clothes
to go along with the popular style that everyone else was wearing. Ive also been
The fracturing of society relates to the consumption, leisure and sport
involvement through many aspects. As America became known as a melting pot,
companies took advantage of the different types of people who purchase their products.
In the frac
There are many major and subtle distinctions between traditional folk type games
and modern institutionalized sport. The best example I have is from watching the NFL
over the past decade of my life. Growing up Ive witnessed a traditional, yet si
Over the years, the game of hockey has transformed from early forms and styles of the
folk game into an institutionalized sport. At the end of the nineteenth century, the game took a
turn in Montreal as it moved indoors for its first time