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Fall 2022
AFRICANA STUDIES

AFAS 376 – Global Soccer
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed: Diversity Emphasis
  • Gen Ed: Tier 2 Individuals and Societies
  • Gen Ed: Exploring Perspectives, Social Scientist
  • While the British invented ¿football¿ (as soccer is known around the world), the French were key players in structuring it worldwide. This interdisciplinary course is about the emergence and growing notoriety of soccer in France, the French - speaking world, and as a worldwide global phenomenon through explorations in the following areas: cultural and global studies, philosophy, history, institutions, anthropology, sociology, and language. The course presents several important themes that allow to understand the popularity and identification of the populations with soccer worldwide, as well as the human values it represents: olympism, pacifism, imperialism, colonialism and post - colonialism , national identities, race, politics, gender, and globalization.

    Section 101
    Days
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Aug 22 - Oct 12
    Status Open
    Enrollment 65 / 100
    • Days:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 22 - Oct 12
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 65 / 100
    Section 102
    Days
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Oct 13 - Dec 7
    Status Open
    Enrollment 36 / 100
    • Days:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 13 - Dec 7
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 36 / 100
    Section 201
    Days
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Aug 22 - Oct 12
    Status Open
    Enrollment 65 / 100
    • Days:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 22 - Oct 12
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 65 / 100
    Section 202
    Days
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Oct 13 - Dec 7
    Status Open
    Enrollment 36 / 100
    • Days:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 13 - Dec 7
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 36 / 100