Journal of Martial Arts Anthropology

Abstract - “Sport, social unity and conflict”. Sociology of sport conference in Dublin

Aim. The aim of the material is to present a report and review from the EASS Conference: “Sport, social unit and conflict” – XII European Association for Sociology of Sport Conference held on 10-13th June 2015 in Dublin, Ireland.
Method. The methods used were participant observation and an analysis of the discourse. It is a type of case study of scientific events, of one of the periodically organized conferences in one of the international scientific societies.
Results. A programme of the event was presented and its content was reviewed, with evaluation of at the organisational and scientific level. The level was good.
Conclusions. Participants were of the opinion that the conference was a valuable form of well-understood scientific tourism. Decisions concerning the future activity of EASS were also made during the event.