Sports, Economics and Politics in Russia and Eastern Europe

SES320

Sports as a manifestation of political ideology and international conflict in the communist countries. How sports has responded to the upheaval following the fall of communism, the break-up of Yugoslavia and the USSR, the influence of oligarchs and organized crime, establishing new national identities. This course will use sports as a window into the transformation of Eastern European societies. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

PUBPOL218

Curriculum Codes: 

SS
CZ
CCI