The Resource Global Olympics : historical and sociological studies of the modern games, edited by Kevin Young, Kevin B. Wamsley

Global Olympics : historical and sociological studies of the modern games, edited by Kevin Young, Kevin B. Wamsley

Label
Global Olympics : historical and sociological studies of the modern games
Title
Global Olympics
Title remainder
historical and sociological studies of the modern games
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kevin Young, Kevin B. Wamsley
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BNB
Dewey number
796.4809
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Research in the sociology of sport
Series volume
v. 3
Label
Global Olympics : historical and sociological studies of the modern games, edited by Kevin Young, Kevin B. Wamsley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references and index
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Contents
  • The Cold War Games
  • Cesar R. Torres and Mark Dyreson
  • Amateurism, high performance sport, and the Olympics
  • Hart Cantelon
  • Olympic men and women : the politics of gender in the modern games
  • Kevin B. Wamsley and Gertride Pfister
  • International politics and Olympic governance
  • Barrie Houlihan
  • 'Another world is possible' : recapturing alternative Olympic histories, imagining different games
  • Bruce Kidd
  • Introduction : "Coubertin's Olympic games : the greatest show on earth"
  • The five rings and the small screen : television, sponsorship, and the new media in the Olympic movement
  • Garry Whannel
  • The commercialisation of the Olympics : cities, corporations, and the Olympic commodity
  • Alan Tomlinson
  • Lobbying orgies : Olympic city bids in the post-Los Angeles era
  • Douglas Booth
  • Symbols without substance : aboriginal peoples and the illusions of Olympic ceremonies
  • Janice Forsyth and Kevin B. Wamsley
  • Olympic drug testing : an interpretive history
  • J. Hoberman
  • Kevin B. Wamsley and Kevin Young
  • Political violence, terrorism, and security at the Olympic Games
  • Michael Atkinson and Kevin Young
  • From Olympia 776 BC to Athens 2004 : the origin and authenticity of the modern Olympic Games
  • David Young
  • The Olympic Games experience : origins and early challenges
  • Douglas A. Brown
  • The Nazi Olympics of 1936
  • Arnd Kruger
Control code
000040031764
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 311 p.
Isbn
9780762311811
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System control number
  • la2148174x
  • (OCoLC)62133166

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