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Against Racism in Football
The issue of racism in sport attracts academic as well significant media attention in contemporary societies around the world. CEO-UAB has prepared a special dossier on this issue.
Perceptions of terrorism threats at the 2004 Olympic Games: implications for sport events
Tracy Taylor; Kristine Toohey
A legacy of September 11, 2001, and subsequent terrorist attacks such as the Bali, (2002), Madrid (2004) and London (2005) bombings, is evidenced in the increased security measures put in place at major...
Perceptions of risk and travel intentions: the case of China and the Beijing Olympic Games
Christine Xueqing Qi; Heather J. Gibson; James J. Zhang
The issue of risk associated with mega-event tourism has been receiving increased attention. The purpose of this study is to examine the relationship between risk perceptions and travel intentions associated...
Terror Games : media treatment of security issues at the 2002 Winter Olympic Games
Michael Atkinson; Kevin Young
Academic article published in Olympika: the International Journal of Olympic Studies (Vol. 11, 2002, pages 53-78) which analyses the interpretations and media responses to security issues in the...
Les médias et l'éthique du sport
Paper presented to the Conference “Coubertin et l'Olympisme: questions pour l'avenir” (Le Havre, 1997), which analyses the role of the media from an ethical perspective. The author identifies the ambivalent...