IAS Lecture: ‘Personal Development in Motion’ - The Role of Sport in Social Transformation
About this event
Professor Cora Burnett is visiting Loughborough's Insitute of Advanced Studies in November. During her visit she will give this lecture on 'Personal Development in Motion’ - The Role of Sport in Social Transformation.
In this lecture she will explore the multiple and multi-dimensionality frameworks of diverse realities in relation to the use and role of sport within social transformation.
- Social transformation in Post-Apartheid South Africa – from national identity formation (legacy projects) to addressing multiple ‘social ills’.
- The illusiveness of nation-building and the uncomfortable truths of social cohesion and integration
- Case study analysis from stories from the field for contextual understanding of individual agency – linked to discourses.
- Understanding of place, space and historical context (Post-colonial African countries and Post-genocide Rwanda)
Contact and booking details
- Zoe Chritchlow
- Telephone number
- 01509 228593
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