46.321 Soccer and Politics

Soccer and Politics

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 36431
Status Active

This course analyzes the social, political and business aspects of the World Cup, the most popular sporting event in the world. The course will study the evolution of the World Cup, from the 1930's when fascist regimes used the Cup to buttress their doctrines to the emergence of new soccer powers like the U.S.