June 24, 2024

Professor Samantha Punch explains the Sociology of Bridge

Professor Samantha Punch explains the Sociology of Bridge

Career[edit]

Dr. Punch is a Professor of Sociology, Social Policy & Criminology at Stirling University.[1]

Samantha has an H-index of 37.[2]

Bridge accomplishments[edit]

Samantha grew up in England but moved to Scotland. She has represented Scotland on over twenty occasions.[3] Her highest finish is fourth on the Scottish Women’s Team at the World Championships in Wroclaw in 2016.[4]

Bridge: A MindSport for All (BAMSA)[edit]

Dr. Punch started BAMSA in 2013.[5] BAMSA established a new academic discipline, the sociology of bridge. BAMSA has three key goals:[6]

  1. transform the image of bridge,
  2. encourage more people of all ages to play,
  3. to ensure the card game continues to thrive.

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