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The Resource Beijing's games : what the Olympics mean to China, Susan Brownell

Beijing's games : what the Olympics mean to China, Susan Brownell

Label
Beijing's games : what the Olympics mean to China
Title
Beijing's games
Title remainder
what the Olympics mean to China
Statement of responsibility
Susan Brownell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Brownell, Susan
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Olympic Games
  • Olympics
Label
Beijing's games : what the Olympics mean to China, Susan Brownell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-202) and index
Contents
Introduction: What the Olympic games mean to China -- Europe and the people without sport history, or what hosting the Olympic games means to China -- The clash of body cultures : martial arts and Olympic sports -- Symbols of state power : stadiums and national identity in Beijing -- What women's sports mean to China -- Mixing sport and politics : China and the International Olympic Committee -- "China bashing" at the Olympic Games : why the Cold War continues in sport journalism -- Will the Olympics change China, or will China change the Olympics?
Control code
ocn173243758
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 213 p.
Isbn
9780742556416
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007037626
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)173243758
Label
Beijing's games : what the Olympics mean to China, Susan Brownell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-202) and index
Contents
Introduction: What the Olympic games mean to China -- Europe and the people without sport history, or what hosting the Olympic games means to China -- The clash of body cultures : martial arts and Olympic sports -- Symbols of state power : stadiums and national identity in Beijing -- What women's sports mean to China -- Mixing sport and politics : China and the International Olympic Committee -- "China bashing" at the Olympic Games : why the Cold War continues in sport journalism -- Will the Olympics change China, or will China change the Olympics?
Control code
ocn173243758
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 213 p.
Isbn
9780742556416
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007037626
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)173243758

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