The third Conference of the
International Society for the Social Sciences
of Sport (ISSSS)
September 21-24, Olomouc, Czech Republic
"Sport and Physical Culture in the Mirror
of the Social Sciences"
The third conference of the International Society for the Social Sciences of Sport will take place at Palacky University in Olomouc from 21st to 24th September 2011.
The Conference is organized by the Faculty of Physical Culture, Palacky University, Olomouc as one of the events held on the occassion of the 20th anniversary of the Faculty.
Previous two conferences, held in Warsaw, brought together the experts from various countries from around the world (USA, Spain, Italy, Iran, Pakistan, Japan, England, Portugal, Finland, Gambia, Poland, Brasilia, Hungary, Slovenia and the Czech Republic). A new challenge has unified all these countries in their effort to integrate the social sciences dealing with physical culture and sport in Europe as well as in other parts of the world.
We kindly invite all experts, who wish to gather or share the knowledge concerning inter alia broadly understood social sciences of sport, it means: philosophy, sociology, history, psychology, pedagogy of sport and also social issues of management of sport, tourism and recreation and theoretical and practical aspects of particular disciplines of sport. Organizers of this Conference would like to suggest to the future authors to pay attention among other things on human, cultural, symbolical, axiological, aesthetical, ethical issues and traditional and contemporary aspects of physical culture and sport activity.
For more information please see General information.