Olympic Cities: City Agendas, Planning, and the World's Games, 1896 - 2020 / Edition 3
ISBN-10:
1138832677
ISBN-13:
9781138832671
Pub. Date:
07/22/2016
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Olympic Cities: City Agendas, Planning, and the World's Games, 1896 - 2020 / Edition 3

Olympic Cities: City Agendas, Planning, and the World's Games, 1896 - 2020 / Edition 3

by John R. Gold, Margaret M. Gold

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ISBN-13: 9781138832671
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 07/22/2016
Series: Planning, History and Environment Series
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 504
Product dimensions: 6.75(w) x 9.75(h) x (d)

About the Author

John R. Gold is Professor of Urban Historical Geography at Oxford Brookes University.

Margaret M. Gold is Senior Lecturer in Creative Industries at London Metropolitan University.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction (John R. Gold and Margaret M. Gold), Part I: The Olympic Festivals, 2. The Enduring Enterprise: The Summer Olympics, 1896–2012 (John R. Gold and Margaret M. Gold), 3. The Winter Olympics: Driving Urban Change, 1924–2022 (Stephen J. Essex and Jiska de Groot), 4. The Cultural Olympiads (Beatriz García), 5. The Paralympic Games (John R. Gold and Margaret M. Gold), Part II: Planning and Management, 6. Olympic Finance (Holger Preuss), 7. Promoting the Olympic City (Stephen V. Ward), 8. Olympic Villages (Tony Sainsbury), 9. Security (Jon Coaffee and Pete Fussey), 10. Urban Regeneration (Andrew Smith), 11. Olympic Tourism (Mike Weed), 12. Olympic Transport (Eva Kassens-Noor), Part III: City Portraits, 13. Berlin 1936 (Monika Meyer), 14. Mexico City 1968 (Michael Barke), 15. Munich 1972 (Monika Meyer), 16. Sydney 2000 (Robert Freestone and Simon Gunasekara), 17. Athens 2004 (Margaret M. Gold), 18. Beijing 2008 (Ian G. Cook and Steven Miles), 19. London 2012 (Graeme Evans and Özlem Edizel), 20. Rio de Janeiro 2016 (Gabriel Silvestre), 21. Tokyo 2020 (Yasushi Aoyama)

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