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Free Scholarly Content on the Games and Sporting Events

Free Scholarly Content on the Games and Sporting Events
Free Scholarly Content on the Games and Sporting Events
 
In anticipation and celebration of the forthcoming Games, Wiley is pleased to share with you this collection of free journal and book content on the Games and Sporting Events.  Featuring over 100 journal articles and 20 book chapters from over 75 publications, spanning subjects across the social sciences and humanities, we hope you find this resource both interesting and useful.
 
Content Themes
 
Simply click on your area of interest below to access this reading and learning resource today.
 
Drugs and
Misdemeanours
Sport Medicine Sporting and Olympic
History
The Olympic Effect
       
Sociology of Sport Sport Psychology Sport, Society and Politics The Olympic Spirit
       
Sport and Business Sport Statistics Sports and Inclusion The Olympics in Literature
       
Sport and Media Sport, Culture, Identity,
Gender and Ethnicity
The (Moral) Value of
Sport
Virtual Olympics
       
Sport Ethics      
 
Special and Virtual Issues
         
The British Journal of Sociology   Journals of the British Journal of Psychology: Virtual Issue on Sport Psychology   Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies
         
From The British Journal
of Sociology
 
Read the Special Issue:
Olympic and world sport:
making transnational society?
 
And watch the accompanying
videocast interview
between
Richard Wright, editor-in-chief of
The BJS, and Susan Brownell,
one of the editors of the Special Issue.
 
From the Journals of the
British Psychological Society
 
Read the Virtual Issue:
Sport Psychology
 
 
And watch the Video Abstract
by Professor David Lavallee
 
From the Journal for Eighteenth
Century Studies
 
Read the Olympics Special
Issue
 
Commemorative Books
 
London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games: The official commemorative book   As an Official Publisher of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Wiley will publish nine official titles that capture the heritage, history and legacy of London 2012. The highlight of the portfolio will be London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games – The Official Commemorative Book, set to become the ultimate keepsake of London 2012.
 
Capture the Moment – A practical guide to sports photography – London 2012 and beyond,
by Andy Hooper
  London 2012: Sustainable Design: Delivering a Games Legacy,
by Hattie Harman
  The Olympic Torch Relay – Follow the Flame of London 2012,
by Sarah Edworthy
         
Heat of the Moment – 25 extraordinary stories from Olympic and Paralympic history,
by Andrew Longmore (Editor)
  Power and Movement – Portraits of Britain’s Paralympic Athletes,
by Richard Booth (Photographer)
  Making History at London 2012 – 25 iconic moments of the Olympic and Paralympic Games,
by Brendan Gallagher
         
The Games – Britain’s Olympic and Paralympic Journey to London 2012,
by Brendan Gallagher
  The Architecture of London 2012: Vision, Design and Legacy of the Olympic and Paralympic Games –
An Official London 2012 Games Publication
,
by Tom Dyckhoff, Claire Barrett, Edmund Sumner (Photographer)
  London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games – The Official Commemorative Book,
by Tom Knight, Sybil Ruscoe
 
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