The commercialization of the Olympics: Cities, corporations, and the Olympic commodity

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Global Olympics: Historical and Sociological Studies of the Modern Games
EditorsK Young, K Wamsley
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherJAI Press
Pages179-200
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)0762311819
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2005

Publication series

NameResearch in the Sociology of Sport

Keywords

  • olympics
  • sport and leisure cultures
  • commodifying the olympics
  • sporting events
  • commercialisation

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Tomlinson, A. (2005). The commercialization of the Olympics: Cities, corporations, and the Olympic commodity. In K. Young, & K. Wamsley (Eds.), The Global Olympics: Historical and Sociological Studies of the Modern Games (pp. 179-200). (Research in the Sociology of Sport). London: JAI Press.
Tomlinson, Alan. / The commercialization of the Olympics: Cities, corporations, and the Olympic commodity. The Global Olympics: Historical and Sociological Studies of the Modern Games. editor / K Young ; K Wamsley. London : JAI Press, 2005. pp. 179-200 (Research in the Sociology of Sport).
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Tomlinson, A 2005, The commercialization of the Olympics: Cities, corporations, and the Olympic commodity. in K Young & K Wamsley (eds), The Global Olympics: Historical and Sociological Studies of the Modern Games. Research in the Sociology of Sport, JAI Press, London, pp. 179-200.

The commercialization of the Olympics: Cities, corporations, and the Olympic commodity. / Tomlinson, Alan.

The Global Olympics: Historical and Sociological Studies of the Modern Games. ed. / K Young; K Wamsley. London : JAI Press, 2005. p. 179-200 (Research in the Sociology of Sport).

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Tomlinson A. The commercialization of the Olympics: Cities, corporations, and the Olympic commodity. In Young K, Wamsley K, editors, The Global Olympics: Historical and Sociological Studies of the Modern Games. London: JAI Press. 2005. p. 179-200. (Research in the Sociology of Sport).