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alterity

alterity  

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1. In postmodern, poststructuralist cultural theory, otherness or a radical sense of difference. See also other.2. In existentialist discourse, a sense of alienation or separation from other people.
bricolage

bricolage  

The appropriation of pre-existing materials that are ready-to-hand to create something new (Lévi-Strauss). This creation both reflects and constructs the bricoleur's identity. The term is widely used ...
cultural change

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How cultural forms emerge, and are then influenced, reproduced, or changed is a central question for sports studies scholars combining historical and sociological approaches. Change can be influenced ...
cultural diffusion

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The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine (3 ed.)

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A social process resulting in the transfer of beliefs, values, and social activities (e.g. games or sports) from one society to another....

hybridity

hybridity  

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A central feature of colonial racism has been the need to categorize and separate ‘races’. The spurious belief of distinct ‘races’ in 19th-century discourses of scientific racism was based upon an ...

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