Race, Power, and Identity: From Ali to Kaepernick


Exploration of historic and contemporary psycho-social and socio-cultural aspects of the African American sport experience. Examination of research that addresses the effect of physical differences, racial stereotyping, identity development, gender issues, and social influences on African American sport participation patterns. Analysis of sport as a microcosm of society with an emphasis on examining associated educational and societal issues.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • R
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • AAAS 232
  • EDUC 220
  • RIGHTS 221
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring