World Congress of Sociology of Sport 2016

Abstract Submission

Session Topics

Sport and Social Change Sport and Media
Sport, Development, and Peace
Sport, Business, and Management
Sport and Emerging Markets
Sport and Violence
Sport and Regional Development
New Sporting Activities
Sport, Politics, and Policy
Sport and New Technologies
Sport and Globalization Sport and Identity
Sport, Economics, and Society
Sport and Social Class
Sport, Social Inclusion and Exclusion
Sport and Sexuality
Sport and National Identity
Physical Education and Sport at School / University
Sport and Disability: New Sporting Activities and New Technologies
Sport and Health
Sport and Literature Elite vs Sport for All
Sport and Doping Sport and Urban Development
Race and Ethnicity Sport and Organizational Behavior
Sport Participation and Measurement Sport, Physical Activity, and Education
Sport, Physical Activity and Ageing Sport and Performance
Sport and Gender Sport and Ethics
Sport and Philosophy Teaching the Sociology of Sport
Sport and Marketing
Other Issues Related to the Sociology of Sport

Instructions to Authors

  • Authors should submit their abstracts and communicate during the congress¬†in English.
  • Authors are required to submit their abstract online (abstracts sent by e-mail will not be accepted).

  • Abstracts should not exceed 250 words (approximately 1750 characters including spaces).

  • ISSA policy limits the number of papers an individual author can present: each participant can present one paper as the lead author. His or her name can appear on up to two additional papers as second or additional author, but not as the presenter.

  • Authors should make themselves available for the duration of the Congress, June 8-11.

  • We encourage all presenters to prepare a power point presentation in order to facilitate comprehension since the ISSA Congress attracts an international audience.

  • Abstract submission is free of charge.

  • Registration fees must be paid by¬†March 15, 2016 at the latest to secure the presentation during the congress and the publication of your name and abstract in the Book of Abstracts.

  • Poster presentations: Please use portrait sytle (A0 size)