The Olympic Games Explained : A Student Guide To The Evolution Of The Modern Olympic Games (Paperback)

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This multidisciplinary text is a comprehensive introduction to the central themes and background of the modern Games.

The text considers a range of topics including:

* the ancient Olympics
* the modern revival of the nineteenth century
* the development of the Games throughout the twentieth century.
* the media and the Olympics
* Olympic marketing and sponsorship

Complemented by a dedicated website offering access to unique archive and other document sources, this book aims brings its audience the best Olympic educational expertise available.


Publisher Routledge
Mfg Part# 9780415346047
SKU 39830619
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0415346045
Release Date 8/13/2012
Dimensions (in Inches) 9H x 6L x 0.75T
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Editors Note The Olympic Games Explained represents a comprehensive introduction to the central themes and background of the modern games. This includes a consideration of ancient games, the modern revival at the end of the 19th century and the progressive development of the games throughout the 20th century. The text considers a range of topics including the ancient Olympics, the media and the Olympics, and Olympic marketing and sponsorship.
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0288
Publisher Routledge
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