Εικόνα από Sports Mega Events: Social Scientific Analyses of a Global Phenomenon

Sports Mega Events: Social Scientific Analyses of a Global Phenomenon

Συγγραφέας: Συλλογικό έργο
ISBN: 9781405152907
  Χρόνος παράδοσης: Άμεση αποστολή

Σύνοψη

This volume offers a distinctive and timely comparative analysis of the sociological, economic, and political significance of bids for, and the hosting of, sports mega-events throughout the world. * A collection by leading international scholars examining sports mega-events, such as the Olympic Games and the FIFA World Cup. * Analyses the sociological, economic, and political significance of bids for, and the hosting of, sports mega-events. * Explores the costs and benefits incurred by host cities. * Focuses on both advanced and developing cities throughout Europe, Asia, North America, Australasia, and South Africa.

Χαρακτηριστικά

ISBN 9781405152907
Εκδότης Wiley
Έτος έκδοσης 2006
Σελίδες 212