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1

what is an example of modern sport being a reflection of our society?

winning at all costs

2

sociology

the study of the functioning of human society in various environments (e.g., workplace, church, school)

3

sport sociology

the study of the functioning of society within the modern sport environment

4

what are 7 important issues in sport?

1) Agression and Violence in sport
2) cheating in sport
3) gender and sport
4) race and ethnicity in sport
5) racism in sport
6) other victims discrimination
7) future sporting trends

5

what does violence in sport parallel?

the reality of violence in society as a whole

6

true or false: we see examples of societal violence watching the evening news but never watching sports news

FALSE: we see examples of societal violence watching the evening news, but sports news isnt much better

7

what is an example of violence in soccer?

2006: zinedin zidane head butts marco materazzi in world cup final

8

what is an example of violence in hockey?

2000: mart mcsorley knocs out donal brashear by slashing him in the head with his stick

9

what is an example of violence in basketball?

1995: vermon maxwell hits an abusive fan in the sands

10

what is an example of violence in baseball?

roger clemens throws the jagged piece of a broken bat at mike piazza

11

violence

extreme agression

12

what are the 3 distinct components of aggressive behavior?

1) hostile aggression
2) instrumental aggression
3) assertive behaviour

13

what is the intent of all the hostile aggression and instrumental aggression components of aggressive behaviour?

to cause harm

14

what is the goal of hostile aggression?

to cause suffering

15

what is the goal of instrumental aggression?

to achieve some external reward

16

true or false: anger is usually involve in hostile agression

true

17

true or false: anger is usually involved in instrumental aggression

FALSE: no anger is involved in instrumental aggression

18

is hostile aggression performed inside or outside the rules of the game?

outside the rules of the game

19

is instrumental aggression performed inside or outside the rules of the game?

inside

20

give an example of hostile aggression

fist fighting in hockey

21

give an example of instrumental aggression

aggressive checking meant to hurt the opponent

22

assertive behaviour is often confused with _______

aggression

23

in assertive behaviour there is an increased _____ and ____ expenditure

effort and energy

24

is there an intent to harm in assertive behaviour?

no

25

is there anger involved in assertive behaviour?

no anger involved

26

can assertive behaviour result in harm?

may result in harm, but any resultant harm is incidental to the game

27

give an example of assertive behaviour

assertive checking meant to show down the opponent

28

what are 5 causes of aggressive behaviour in sport?

1) parents and coaches
2) outcome of the contest and league standing
3) point spread
4) physical contact
5) fan reaction

29

what are 2 ways that parents can cause aggressive behaviour in sport?

1) through comments like "bob can really take care of himself"
2) by demonstrating interest in televised sporting event fights

30

what is a recommendation for parents to not cause aggressive behaviour in sport?

good role models need to convey a negative reaction to aggression