“The Sport Network”

Toni Caparrós

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Caparrós, T. (2004). “The Sport Network”. Apunts. Educación Física y Deportes, 78, 56-67.




Sport, as a social institution, embodies and uses the characteristics of the Information and Knowledge Society challenging its position within this new order and social structure, a networked society, shaping as well as becoming integrate in this interdependent system. This article is a first approach to the new characterístics of sport in the Network Society.

Keywords: Globalisation, Information and KnowledgeSociety, Negotiation, Networks, Sport.

ISSN: 1577-4015

Published: October 01, 2004