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2017, Routledge critical studies in urbanism and the city, ISBN 1138217530, xi, 194 pages
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Eurasian Geography and Economics: Discursive and Material Practices of Space and Modernization in Russia, ISSN 1538-7216, 11/2014, Volume 55, Issue 6, pp. 628 - 655
This paper assesses the outcomes of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, examining the costs and economic impacts of the event, the prospects for... 
benefits | costs | mega-project | mega-event | infrastructure | tourism | Sochi | Olympic Games | WINTER OLYMPICS | AREA STUDIES | GEOPOLITICS | MEGA-EVENTS | GEOGRAPHY
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Urban Studies, ISSN 0042-0980, 3/2017, Volume 54, Issue 4, pp. 971 - 983
Hosting a mega-event is a costly activity of short duration. Still, cities frequently compete to become host of all types of events. This paper examines the... 
mega-events | host city | city size | impact
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Tourism Management, ISSN 0261-5177, 12/2017, Volume 63, pp. 234 - 241
This paper examines the role of paradoxes in research and proposes strategies of engaging with them. For this purpose, it analyses the ways in which six... 
Paradox | Mega-events | Critical event studies | Modernity | World Cup | Olympic Games | MANAGEMENT | TOURISM | HOSPITALITY, LEISURE, SPORT & TOURISM | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES | Travel industry | Analysis
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Leisure Studies: Leveraging Mega-Events, ISSN 0261-4367, 11/2015, Volume 34, Issue 6, pp. 627 - 642
There is considerable ambiguity about what makes an event a mega-event. Intervening in this debate, this paper develops a definition and classification scheme... 
mega-events | size | World Cup | impact | definition | hallmark events | Olympic Games | OLYMPIC CITIES | TOURISM | HOSPITALITY, LEISURE, SPORT & TOURISM
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International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, ISSN 0959-6119, 03/2017, Volume 29, Issue 3, pp. 1052 - 1071
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Tourism Management, ISSN 0261-5177, 02/2016, Volume 52, pp. 593 - 631
This paper examines event tourism as a field of study and area of professional practice updating the previous review article published in 2008. In this... 
Event tourism | Trends | Research | Ontology | Theory | SOCIAL IMPACTS | DESTINATION IMAGE | MANAGEMENT | WORLD CUP | HOSTING MEGA-EVENTS | RESIDENTS PERCEPTIONS | BEHAVIORAL INTENTIONS | ECONOMIC-IMPACT | HOSPITALITY, LEISURE, SPORT & TOURISM | OLYMPIC GAMES | MAJOR EVENTS | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES | SPORT TOURISM | Developmental biology | Analysis | Travel industry
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Leisure Studies, ISSN 0261-4367, 09/2016, Volume 35, Issue 5, pp. 652 - 667
Along with other sporting mega-events, the Olympic Games, in all its versions, makes extensive use of volunteers. The 70,000 London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic... 
mega-events | volunteerism | diaries | serious leisure | sport | Diaries | Sport | Volunteerism | Mega-events | Serious leisure
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Journal of Sport & Social Issues, ISSN 0193-7235, 2/2017, Volume 41, Issue 1, pp. 70 - 93
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is currently in the midst of an extraordinary period of mega-event hosting. While a large number of articles have been keen to... 
Brazil | urban politics | protest | mega-event | sport | GLOBAL SPORT | POLITICS | CONSTRUCTION | HOSPITALITY, LEISURE, SPORT & TOURISM | MEGA-EVENTS | SOCIOLOGY
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Tourism Management, ISSN 0261-5177, 12/2015, Volume 51, pp. 263 - 281
This study examines the perceptions of Chinese residents toward the impacts of the 2008 Olympics on their communities and compares the perceptions and... 
Perception and attitudes of residents | Beijing and Qingdao | Follow-up impacts of a mega-event | 2008 Olympics | WORLD-CUP | MANAGEMENT | GAMES | SUSTAINABLE TOURISM | CLUSTER-ANALYSIS | ATTITUDES | COMMUNITY | AMERICA CUP | TOURISM DEVELOPMENT | HOSPITALITY, LEISURE, SPORT & TOURISM | MEGA-EVENTS | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES | HOST PERCEPTIONS
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Annals of Tourism Research, ISSN 0160-7383, 07/2006, Volume 33, Issue 3, pp. 603 - 623
This study develops and tests a structural model to assess key factors on residents' perceptions of the impacts of the 2002 Winter Olympics as a mega tourism... 
determinants of support | support model | perceived impacts | residents' attitudes | mega events | IMPACT | TOURISM | HOSPITALITY, LEISURE, SPORT & TOURISM | ATTITUDES | SOCIOLOGY
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Event Management, ISSN 1525-9951, 2017, Volume 21, Issue 3, pp. 281 - 299
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Geoforum, ISSN 0016-7185, 10/2013, Volume 49, pp. 289 - 298
► Surveillance permeates urban space. ► Space must be considered as one of the constitutive dimensions of surveillance. ► Surveillance relates to enclosure,... 
Space | Sport mega events | Enclosure | Surveillance | Circulation | BORDER | ZONES | GEOGRAPHY
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