By Fan Hong,Lu Zhouxiang
This booklet examines the effect of the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the 2012 London Olympic video games and highlights the latest?findings?in the components of activity coverage, elite activities system,?sport media, activity facility management?and activity social?development in?the host international locations - China and Britain.?It?identifies?the role?of nationwide and native governments,?universities and academic associations within the supply of elite recreation in?different?cultural and social settings. elements of the elite activities method also are analysed, equivalent to elite athletes' education and education,?athletes' rights and welfare either in the course of and after an athlete’s occupation. ultimately, the e-book considers the legacy of the Olympic video games within the parts of activity participation, public international relations, schooling and cultural verbal exchange in?Europe and China.
This ebook was once initially released as a different factor of The foreign magazine of the historical past of Sport.
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Delivering Olympic and Elite Sport in a Cross Cultural Context: From Beijing to London (Sport in the Global Society - Historical perspectives) by Fan Hong,Lu Zhouxiang