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By J. Grix

This quantity deals a breathtaking and interdisciplinary view of the becoming box of activities Mega-Event reviews. Contributions discover leveraging suggestions and the legacies from prior activities megas (London, Seoul, Sydney, Vancouver) and up to date and destiny 'emerging' states and their webhosting techniques (India, China, Qatar, Russia, Brazil).

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