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Quiz 10 :

Sport and Health

Quiz 10 :

Sport and Health

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The reductionist paradigm of the body as machine has been widely critiqued by scholars who have raised all of the following concerns EXCEPT:
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If your teammate Omar admits to you that he is suffering from depression and anxiety, he might find your sociological insights helpful. However, which of the following statements would NOT be true in this regard?
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If the ONLY way in which we consider our bodies is focused on rationalization and goal-rational action, then we risk:
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Regarding the reductionist conception of the body as a machine among Paralympic athletes, which of the following has been found by researchers?
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The common-sense understanding of sport as good for our health has been critiqued by sociologists because:
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If an athlete comes to adopt an individualistic understanding of her body within society, she is LESS likely to:
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In relation to health, factors like socio-economic status, food security, access to healthcare, social inclusion, education and job security would be understood by sociologists under the general term of ______:
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Which of the following is FALSE regarding the trickle-down theory of hosting major sporting events?
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Clara Hughes and DeMar DeRozan are unique as athletes because they have:
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How would a member of the general public LEAST likely understand slimness, implicitly, as a social construct?
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The term social gradient in relation to health means:
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Which of the following scenarios would be the BEST working example of someone internalizing the ideology of healthism?
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When we think of our bodies solely in functional terms, we tend to ignore its:
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Who is often referred to as the 'Father of Medicine' in recognition of his seminal contributions to the field?
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The ideology that health is an individual responsibility is commonly referred to as the ideology of _____.
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Which of the following is NOT true of the culture of risk in sports?
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All of the following have been found by researchers to be a consequence of athletes traveling higher up the competitive ladder EXCEPT:
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Rags-to-riches stories in sport are:
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Behaviour that goes so far in following commonly accepted rules or standards that it interferes with the wellbeing of self and others is termed _____?
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When at athlete dies during a sporting competition, it is most likely that the media will react by stressing:
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