May 19, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

HIST 3156 - A History of American Sports

This course traces the development and influence of competitive sports in the United States with emphasis on social, cultural, economic, and political elements. The course offers a chronological treatment of the history of American sports and explores societal trends related to race, ethnicity, gender, and class that have helped create the sporting heritage of the United States.  (U.S. HISTORY)