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Title Rio 2016.

Imprint Brookings Institution Press, 2017.


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 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note Print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright Information; Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: ""Welcome to Hell; The Olympics in the Twenty-First Century: Where Does Rio 2016 Fit In?; Brazil's Olympic Rollercoaster; Not Everyone Has a Price: How the Small Favela of Vila Aut√≥dromo‚#x80;#x99;s Fight Opened a Path to Olympic Resistance; Architecture and Urban Design: The Shaping of Rio 2016 Olympic Legacies; Strictly Confidential: Access to Information and the Media in Rio; Safety for Whom? Securing Rio for the Olympics; Green Games: The Olympics, Sustainability, and Rio 2016.
The Economic Legacy of Rio 2016Contributors; Index.
Summary "Rio 2016 assembles the views of leading experts on Brazil and the Olympics into a clear-eyed assessment of the impact of the games on Brazil in general and on the lives of Cariocas, as Rio's residents are known"--Publisher's website.
Subject Olympic Games (31st : 2016 : Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) -- Social aspects.
Olympic Games (31st : 2016 : Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) -- Political aspects.
Olympic Games. (OCoLC)fst01408249
Tourism -- Social aspects -- Brazil.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Economic Policy.
Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01354981
Tourism -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01153202
Brazil. (OCoLC)fst01206830
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Zimbalist, Andrew S., editor.
Other Form: Print version: 0815732457 9780815732457 (OCoLC)978537867
ISBN 0815732465 (ebk)
Standard No. AU@ 000062299321

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