During the 9th International Scientific Conference on Kinesiology, a Satellite Symposium Social Aspects of Sport in Southeastern Europe: Never-ending Transitions will be organized in cooperation with the Section for the Sociology of Sport (part of Croatian Sociological Association). It will be...
...an opportunity for all social sciences-humanities scholars, interested in sports-related topics to connect with colleagues from the region (and beyond) in addition to scientific presentations and discussions.
The symposium will be held within the Conference in Opatija, on May 16th 2020. The keynote lecture will be presented by one of the most prominent researchers in this field, Prof. Emeritus Jay Coakley. His well-known textbook Sports in Society: Issues and Controversies will publish its 13th edition this year!
The introductory lecture for the symposium will be presented by Dr. Richard Mills, the author of the book The Politics of Football in Yugoslavia: Sport, Nationalism and the State released in 2017. More about dr. Mills: https://people.uea.ac.uk/r_mills.