Sport, Individual & Society
AB-bygningen, Nørre Allé 55, 2200 København N
Scopus ID: 57056923500
Stine Frydendal is assistant professor at the Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, University of Copenhagen. She is part of the research unit Sport, Individual and Society. She finished her Master degree in 2009 and completed her PhD in 2015. Both from the University of Copenhagen in the area of sports sociology. Her main research interest is centered around the relationship between youth culture and sports culture in various settings such as the youth education area, primary school, vooluntary associtive clubs and the municipal sector. She is interested in societal issues related to sport and youth, such as sports participation, physical (in)activity, body culture, body images, body and digitalization. She works primarily with qualitative research methods such as observations and focus groups. Her theoretical interests are process sociology and sociology of emotions and interaction.