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‘Global Visibility and Prestige’

Routledge Handbook Of Sport And Legacy

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David Hassan

Print publication date: February 2015
Online publication date: March 2015

In February 2009, Qatar expressed its interest in hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Processes included a bid registration in March 2009, a formal biddi    Read more...
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Media, Sport and Memory

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Tim O’Sullivan

Print publication date: February 2015
Online publication date: March 2015

In his critically acclaimed book Fever Pitch, Nick Hornby provides an intimate and witty account of his relationship with football and growing up as a    Read more...
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The Political and Diplomatic Legacy of the Montréal Olympics

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Danielle Griffin

Print publication date: February 2015
Online publication date: March 2015

The 1970s saw the Canadian government take a strong stand against apartheid sport policies. Despite Canada’s limited sporting links with South Africa,    Read more...
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The Impact of the Olympics on the High Performance Legacy of a Host Country

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Matthew J. Robinson

Print publication date: February 2015
Online publication date: March 2015

There is sufficient evidence that the Olympic Games are the preeminent international sporting event in the world. For example, the 2008 Olympics in Be    Read more...
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The Mixed Legacy of Munich

Routledge Handbook Of Sport And Legacy

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Kay Schiller

Print publication date: February 2015
Online publication date: March 2015

The killing of eleven Israeli athletes by Palestinian terrorists has forever marked the 1972 Olympics. So much so that for many the threat of terroris    Read more...
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Modern Temples of Marble and Concrete

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Authored by
Daphné Bolz

Print publication date: February 2015
Online publication date: March 2015

When the fascist movement emerged after the First World War, its aim was to change the image of Italy. The ‘Fascist Revolution’ introduced radical cha    Read more...
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The Legacy of Memory

Routledge Handbook Of Sport And Legacy

Authored by
Alan Bairner

Print publication date: February 2015
Online publication date: March 2015

The Stadium will become a center for northern athletics and it will also be a forum for open-air festivities of every kind. As its acoustic properties    Read more...
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Introduction

Routledge Handbook Of Sport And Legacy

Authored by
Richard Holt

Print publication date: February 2015
Online publication date: March 2015

What remains of a great spectacle after the last race is run or the final match is played? How can the vast expense of mounting such events be justifi    Read more...
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Reflections on Legacy, Olympic Cities and London 2012

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Denis Oswald

Print publication date: February 2015
Online publication date: March 2015

We have enjoyed very successful Olympic and Paralympic Games in London in the summer of 2012 and this success will leave long-lasting memories in Brit    Read more...
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A Strategic and Pluralistic Approach to Planning Legacy

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Dino Ruta

Print publication date: February 2015
Online publication date: March 2015

Sport events generate wealth, work, and well-being, and improve the life of the host community, but in some cases they give rise to problems, debts, a    Read more...
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