|（1.School of Physical Education，South China University of Technology，Guangzhou 510640，China；2.Guangdong Engineering Polytechnic，Guangzhou 510520，China)
Abstract: Peasant workers are a concomitant of reform and opening in China, a main force for economic construction and urbanization construction, a huge group of people. However, researches on peasant worker sports are relatively weak, which is mainly embodied in stagnant research reflections failing to catch up with peasant worker development, not high research quality, similar current situation researches, undiversified research methods, not standardized ques-tionnaire survey, and inadequate research extent, depth and intensity. The authors believed that the orientation of social reform of peasant workers will decide the orientation of researches on peasant worker sports, and put forward that re-searches on peasant worker sports should have stage-specific characteristics, be carried out in 3 steps, namely, citizeni-zation initial stage, citizenization development stage, and citizenization basically completed stage.
Key words: sports sociology；peasant worker sports；review