Olympic Games, Mega-events and Civil Societies : Globalization, Environment, Resistance, Hardback Book

Olympic Games, Mega-events and Civil Societies : Globalization, Environment, Resistance Hardback

Edited by Graeme Hayes, John Karamichas

Part of the Global Culture and Sport Series series

Description

This volume explores sporting mega-events, their social, political, and cultural characters, the value systems that they inscribe and draw on, the claims they make on us and the claims the organisers make for them, the spatial and ethical relationships they create, and the responses of civil societies to them.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 292 pages, XIII, 292 p.
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Globalization
  • ISBN: 9780230244177

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