‘Race’, gender, marijuana & sport

Dr Nik Dickerson, HART researcher and Lecturer in Sport Sociology in the School of Sport & Exercise Science, presented his research on mediated representations of ‘race’, gender, marijuana use, and sport, at the recent European Association for American Studies (EAAS) Continue reading ‘Race’, gender, marijuana & sport

International research on embodiment

International research on embodiment

An international team of HART researchers is undertaking a sociological-phenomenological study of sporting embodiment and the senses, in a range of physical cultures, including  distance running, boxing, mixed martial arts, and traditionalist Chinese martial arts. The team comprises Dr Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson, Continue reading International research on embodiment

HART welcomes new team member

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We are delighted to welcome Dr Danny Taylor to HART. Danny is a full-time Lecturer in Sport Physiology in the School of Sport & Exercise Science, with research interests that include pace regulation and optimisation during multi-modal exercise, the combined physiological and perceptual Continue reading HART welcomes new team member

European Society for Symbolic Interaction

Salford conference

HART researchers, Dr Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson and Dr John Hockey (University of Gloucestershire) presented a paper on identity challenges and identity work vis-à-vis sporting embodiment and disrupted identity at the 6th European Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction Conference, on Continue reading European Society for Symbolic Interaction

HART publication on aspirations in Further Education published

Connolly et al front page

We are delighted to announce the publication of a paper relating to research carried out by the HART team in Sport, Education and Society. The work, led by Daniel Connolly and supervised by Dr. Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson and Dr. Adam Evans, focused upon Continue reading HART publication on aspirations in Further Education published