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Los Angeles and the Summer Olympic Games

Planning Legacies

Authors: Kassens-Noor, Eva

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  • First scholarly contribution on the LA 2028 Olympics 
  • Comparative scholarship across three Olympic events in the same locale 
  • Links planning for the Games to their legacy across different time scales 
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-38553-8
  • This book is an open access book, you can download it for free on link.springer.com
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価格の適用国: Japan (日本円価格は個人のお客様のみ有効) (小計)
  • 予定日: January 23, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-38552-1
  • 個人のお客様には、世界中どこでも配送料無料でお届けします。
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This open access book describes the three planning approaches and legacy impacts for the Olympic Games in one locale: the city of Los Angeles, USA. The author critically compares the similarities and differences of the LA Olympics by reviewing  the 1932 and 1984 Olympics and by analyzing the concurrent planning process for the 2028 Olympics. The author unravels the conditions that make (or do not make) LA28’s argument “we have staged the Games before, we can do it again” compelling. Setting the bid’s promises into the contemporary local and global mega-event contexts, the author analyzes why LA won the bids, how those wins allowed LA to negotiate concessions with the IOC and NOC, and how legacies were planned, executed, and ultimately evolved. The author concludes with a prediction which 2028 legacy promises might and might not be fulfilled given the local and international Olympic contexts.

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Eva Kassens Noor is Associate Professor at Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA.

Table of contents (1 chapters)

Table of contents (1 chapters)
  • The Los Angeles Olympic Games: Planning Legacies

    Pages 1-60

    Kassens Noor, Assoc. Prof. Eva

書籍の購入

イーブック  
  • ISBN 978-3-030-38553-8
  • This book is an open access book, you can download it for free on link.springer.com
ソフトカバー ¥7,019
価格の適用国: Japan (日本円価格は個人のお客様のみ有効) (小計)
  • 予定日: January 23, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-38552-1
  • 個人のお客様には、世界中どこでも配送料無料でお届けします。
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Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Los Angeles and the Summer Olympic Games
Book Subtitle
Planning Legacies
Authors
Series Title
SpringerBriefs in Geography
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
イーブック ISBN
978-3-030-38553-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-38553-8
ソフトカバー ISBN
978-3-030-38552-1
Series ISSN
2211-4165
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 60
Number of Illustrations
4 b/w illustrations, 1 illustrations in colour
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