Gender in sport

Gender in sport

From a gender perspective, sport exemplifies a societal and cultural process in which the social construction of femininity and masculinity plays a key role in influencing behaviours and approaches. A number of practical barriers to women’s participation in sport still exist.

 

 

 

 

Further information

Sport on EIGE's Gender Mainstreaming platform

EIGE's Gender Mainstreaming platform

Additional info

Document type
Publications
Areas
Gender Mainstreaming
Author 
EIGE
Publication date 
26 January 2017
Publisher 
EIGE
ISBN 
978-92-9493-630-1
DOI 
10.2839/723087