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London 2012 and the Post-Olympics City

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    Chapter 1 Introduction: A Hollow Crown – Understanding the Olympics in Prospect and Retrospect
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    Chapter 2 East London’s Post-Olympic Economy
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    Chapter 3 Hollow Sovereignty and the Hollow Crown? Contested Governance and the Olympic Security Edifice
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    Chapter 4 Legacy for Whom? Housing in Post-Olympic East London
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    Chapter 5 A Place Beyond Belief: Hysterical Materialism and the Making of East 20
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    Chapter 6 ‘The Best New Place to Live’? Visual Research with Residents in East Village and E20
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    Chapter 7 Expert Knowledge and Community Participation in Urban Planning: the Case of Post-Olympic Hackney Wick
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    Chapter 8 Contesting Community on London 2012’s Olympic Fringe
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    Chapter 9 West Ham United in the Olympic Stadium: A Gramscian Analysis of the Rocky Road to Stratford
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    Chapter 10 Youth Transitions and Legacies in an East London Olympic Host Borough
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    Chapter 11 Are the Olympics Good for Your Health? Physical Activity, Sports Participation and Health Before, During and After London 2012
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    Chapter 12 Observing Legacy: Ethnographic Moments in and Around the London 2012 Paralympic Games
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    Chapter 13 Social Legacies of Olympic and Paralympic Games in East London
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    Chapter 14 The Rio Dossier: The Exclusion Games
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    Chapter 15 From London 2012 to Tokyo 2020: Urban Spectacle, Nation Branding and Socio-Spatial Targeting in the Olympic City
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    Chapter 16 Conclusion: New Directions in Olympic Legacy Research
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London 2012 and the Post-Olympics City
Published by
Palgrave Macmillan UK, January 2017
DOI 10.1057/978-1-137-48947-0
978-1-137-48947-0, 978-1-137-48946-3

Phil Cohen, Paul Watt

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Country Count As %
Unknown 26 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 8 31%
Student > Bachelor 7 27%
Student > Doctoral Student 1 4%
Student > Ph. D. Student 1 4%
Researcher 1 4%
Other 2 8%
Unknown 6 23%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 5 19%
Sports and Recreations 5 19%
Arts and Humanities 3 12%
Business, Management and Accounting 2 8%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 2 8%
Other 3 12%
Unknown 6 23%