Physical culture historically situated within economic exploitation and political domination

Physical culture historically situated within economic exploitation and political domination

Referring to the modern Olympic Games, Avery Brundage stated, “sport, like music and other fine arts, transcends politics… We are concerned with sports, not business and politics.” In your Module 2 Response Essay, critique Brundage’s statement. You must describe and analyze how physical culture has been historically situated within relations of economic exploitation and political domination. In so doing, you need to demonstrate your understanding of the historical contexts, theoretical constructs, and historical examples you’ve learned in class so far.