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Community Social Polarization and Change: Evidence from Three Recent Studies
This review article analyzes three major recent books (written by Robert Wuthnow, Arlie R. Hochschild, and James and Deborah Fallows, respectively) concerning ongoing political, economic and social change in United ...
Educational Legacy of the Rio 2016 Games: Lessons for Youth Engagement
The promise of the Rio 2016 Games was to influence the entire population of Brazil, but the major impact was expected to be on children and the youth. The development of youth education programs promoting Olympic and ...
Arts as Dialogic Practice: Deriving Lessons for Change from Community-based Art-making for International Development
Communities around the world struggle with weakening social bonds and political, racial, ethnic, economic, and cultural divides. This article argues the arts can be a means of raising public consciousness regarding such ...
Sport for All and Social Inclusion of Individuals with Impairments: A Case Study from Brazil
This article examines the discourses about Sport for All (SFA) and their evolution over the past four decades in Brazil and analyzes the implications of those discourses for social inclusion of Brazilians with impairments ...