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    Sports and Socialization

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    Are sports really needed for proper socialization?

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    The Sociology of Sports
    In this posting, a correlation between sports and socialization will be given. Theoretical perspectives will be explained.
    No society would be whole without sports. It is not just a favorite pass time in the United States, but also across the globe. Webster's dictionary defines a sport as recreation or a physical activity engaged in for pleasure. In the United States, sports are a multibillion dollar industry. It is a lucrative job for athletes fortunate enough to make to the professional leagues. In most cases, it is the only chance at wealth for the physically talented. Many experts argue ...

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    The solution describes the value each society places on sports and whether it has a negative or positive impact.

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