Volkwein-Caplan, Karin

Karin Volkwein-Caplan, PhD, German and American, is a professor of Cultural Studies in the Department of Kinesiology at West Chester University of Pennsylvania/USA and guest professor at the University of Freiburg/Germany. She has widely researched and published on gender and racial issues, HIV/AIDS in sport, ethics and sport, as well as healthy aging and fitness. Her books include: “Fitness as Cultural Phenomenon”, “HIV/AIDS and Sport”, “Sexual Harassment in Sport”, “Culture, Sport and Physical Activity”, “Sport, Culture & Society - A Workbook”, and “Cultural Contours of the Body” (with J. Tahmaseb McConatha). She also co-edits two book series with Meyer & Meyer Sports: “Sport, Culture and Society” and “Healthy Aging and Fitness”.



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  • Healthy Aging & Fitness

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    In the coming years, there will be an exponential growth of older adults in the world, the increase in this segment of the population is expected to result in worldwide changes in social and cultural ...
  • Physical activities, fitness, and sports can be consideres cultural practices reflecting multiple meanings.

    The "Sport, Culture & Society" series deals with issues intersecting sport...
  • The healthy and successful transition to later life can be a difficult experience. This book will discuss the historical, cultural, and social psychological factors that shape the quality of life of ...
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  • The healthy and successful transition to later life can be a difficult experience. This book will discuss the historical, cultural, and social psychological factors that shape the quality of life of ...
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  • Sport Fitness Culture focuses on the influences of culture and society on human movement, such as sport, physical activity, and fitness. The text introduces and analyzes current issues of importance ...
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  • Sport Fitness Culture focuses on the influences of culture and society on human movement, such as sport, physical activity, and fitness. The text introduces and analyzes current issues of importance ...
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  • Sport Fitness Culture focuses on the influences of culture and society on human movement, such as sport, physical activity, and fitness. The text introduces and analyzes current issues of importance ...
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