SPORT SOCIOLOGY By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 applying the theories of sociology to sport and its role in a society. Its main focus is to determine the role that sports can play in society. SPORT SOCIOLOGY: "Sport sociology looks at the role sport plays in a society." Related Psychology Terms RESEARCH SPORT PSYCHOLOGIST SPORT SOCIALIZATION ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF APPLIED SPORT PSYCHOLOGY (AAASP) SPORT PERSONALITY DEBATE SPORT PSYCHOLOGY SPORTSMANSHIP SPORT PSYCHOLOGIST INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR SPORT PSYCHOLOGY (ISSP) LEADERSHIP THEORIES BIOSOCIAL THEORY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SPORT SOCIOLOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sport-sociology/ (accessed January 20, 2020).