Inside the Olympic Industry

Inside the Olympic Industry

Analysis from the perspective of those adversely affected by the social, economic, political, and environmental impacts of hosting an Olympic Games.

Author: Helen Lenskyj

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: 0791447553

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 216

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Analysis from the perspective of those adversely affected by the social, economic, political, and environmental impacts of hosting an Olympic Games.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

Best Olympics Ever The

Best Olympics Ever   The

Uses the Sydney Olympics as a prism through which to explore recent Olympic scandals, media coverage, reform efforts, and controversies.

Author: Helen Lenskyj

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: 9780791488102

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 262

View: 172

Uses the Sydney Olympics as a prism through which to explore recent Olympic scandals, media coverage, reform efforts, and controversies.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

Olympic Industry Resistance

Olympic Industry Resistance

A critical look at the Olympics in the postbribery, post-9/11 era, particularly at consequences for host cities and so-called “Olympic education” for schoolchildren.

Author: Helen Jefferson Lenskyj

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: 9780791478110

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 190

View: 334

A critical look at the Olympics in the postbribery, post-9/11 era, particularly at consequences for host cities and so-called “Olympic education” for schoolchildren.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

Out of Play

Out of Play

SUNY series on Sport, Culture, and Social Relations CL Cole and Michael A.
Messner, editors Alan M. Klein, Little Big Men: Bodybuilding Subculture and ...
Helen Jefferson Lenskyj, Inside the Olympic Industry: Power, Politics, and
Activism.

Author: Michael A. Messner

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: UCR:31210021540610

Category: Social Science

Page: 227

View: 127

A revealing look at gender issues in contemporary sport.
Categories: Social Science

American Book Publishing Record

American Book Publishing Record

Series . LENSKYJ , Helen . 796.48 Inside the Olympic industry : power , politics ,
and activism / Helen Jefferson Lenskyj ; foreword by Varda ... ( SUNY series on
sport , culture , and social relations ) Includes bibliographical references ( p .

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Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015058396691

Category: American literature

Page:

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Categories: American literature

Sex Power and the Games

Sex  Power and the Games

Guttmann,A. (2002) The Olympics: A History oftheModern Games,
2ndeditionChicago: University of Illinois Press Guttmann ... Chicago, University of
ChicagoPressHargreaves,J. (2007) Heroinesof Sport: The Politics of
Differenceand Identity, ... theLondonOlympics, London: Virgin Books Lenskyj,
H.J.(2000) InsidetheOlympic Industry:Power, PoliticsandActivism ...
SUNYSerieson Sport, Culture and Social Relations, Albany: State University
ofNewYorkPress Lefkowitz,M.R.and Fant ...

Author: K. Woodward

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9781137023049

Category: Social Science

Page: 205

View: 811

This book explores the social and cultural impact of the Olympic Games, examining gender and sport, the inequalities between nations and people and at what the Games offer and how they are changing, in relation to spectacles, spectatorship and culture, including the links between art and sport.
Categories: Social Science

Sporting Times

Sporting Times

H.J. Industry Resistance: serieson Lenskyj(2008) Olympic Challenging Olympic
Power and Propaganda SUNY SportCultureandsocial Relations (NewYork:
StateUniversityof New YorkPress). H.J. Lenskyj (2007) Inside theOlympics:
Power PoliticsandActivism State University (NewYork: of New York Press).H.J.
LenskyjandS. Wagg(2012) The Palgrave Handbookof OlympicStudies (
Basingstoke: Palgrave ...

Author: K. Woodward

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9781137275363

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 104

View: 777

Written against the backdrop of the 2012 London Olympics, this book examines the idea of 'time' in sport, using time as a conceptual lens to explore movement, bodies, sports reporting, memory, disability, technology and the role of the past and the future in sport.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

Who s Who in America

Who s Who in America

Author: Who's Who Publishing

Publisher: Marquis Whos Who

ISBN: 0837969743

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page:

View: 275

Categories: Biography & Autobiography

Who s Who Among African Americans

Who s Who Among African Americans

2003, ESPY for female ennis player of the year and female athlete of of the year,
2003: sportswoman of the Year. ... Special Achievements: Competed against
sister Venus in the Australian Open, the first time two african American sisters ...
student of Economics & Political Trends, com S African Self-determination;
Smithsonian Fellow Smithsonian Inst; asst in estab ... AMVETS; bd of dirs, Shiloh
Family Life Ctr Fndn, bd of dirs, DC Private Industry Cnl, 1997: Bachelor Benedict
Inc. 2000.

Author: Katherine H. Nemeh

Publisher: Gale Group

ISBN: 0787690309

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 1592

View: 739

Chronicles the achievements of over twenty thousand African Americans.
Categories: Biography & Autobiography

Worterbuch Design

Worterbuch Design

The volume includes both the terms in use in current discussions, some of which are still relatively new, as well as classics of design discourse. A practical book, both scholarly and ideal for browsing and reading at leisure.

Author: Michael Erlhoff

Publisher: Birkhauser

ISBN: 3764381434

Category: Design

Page: 472

View: 768

This dictionary provides a stimulating and categorical foundation for a serious international discourse on design. It is a handbook for everyone concerned with design in career or education, who is interested in it, enjoys it, and wishes to understand it. 110 authors from Japan, Austria, England, Germany, Australia, Switzerland, the Netherlands, the United States, and elsewhere have written original articles for this design dictionary. Their cultural differences provide perspectives for a shared understanding of central design categories and communicating about design. The volume includes both the terms in use in current discussions, some of which are still relatively new, as well as classics of design discourse. A practical book, both scholarly and ideal for browsing and reading at leisure.
Categories: Design