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The Olympics, Noah Berlatsky, Book Editor

Label
The Olympics
Title
The Olympics
Statement of responsibility
Noah Berlatsky, Book Editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Discusses the Olympic games with essays covering such topics as benfits of hosting the Olympics, environmental impacts, and increased sex trafficking during major sporting events
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10469867
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796.48
Index
index present
LC call number
GV721.5
LC item number
.O39275 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
At issue
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The Olympics, Noah Berlatsky, Book Editor
Link
https://goldcoast.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://link.galegroup.com/apps/pub/1XMB/OVIC?sid=kbart?&u=gold_coast_cc
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- Vancouver gained important benefits from hosting the Olympics / Brent Toderian -- Boston would benefit economically from hosting the 2024 Olympics / Barry Lawton -- The Olympics hurt host city economies / Ben Gersten -- No one wants to host the 2022 Olympics because of IOC corruption / Dan Wetzel -- We're still lagging behind in the fight against the doping cheats / Rob Draper -- Performance-enhancing drugs should be allowed in the Olympics / Ian Steadman -- The Sochi Olympics limited carbon emissions to protect the environment / Nicoletta Piccolrovazzi -- The Sochi Olympics are an environmental disaster / McKenzie Funk -- Israel should have boycotted Sochi over Russia's anti-gay record / Goel Pinto -- Arguments for boycotting Sochi were unconvincing / Ilya Somin -- The Olympics have always been a venue for political protest / Tracy Smith -- The Olympics is not an effective venue for political protest / Rich Juzwiak -- Sex trafficking is a danger at sporting events like the Olympics / Jeff Sagnip -- Sex trafficking is not a serious problem at the Olympics / Giedre Steikunaite -- The Special Olympics in LA will benefit the city and the athletes / Michelle K. Wolf -- The Special Olympics may foster negative attitudes toward the disabled / The Arc of North Carolina -- Rio will be ready for Olympics in 2016 / Associated Press -- Rio may not be ready for the Olympics in 2016 / Kelsey Campbell-Dollaghan
Control code
OCM1ssj0001679737
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9780737773989
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015026887
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001679737
Label
The Olympics, Noah Berlatsky, Book Editor
Link
https://goldcoast.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://link.galegroup.com/apps/pub/1XMB/OVIC?sid=kbart?&u=gold_coast_cc
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- Vancouver gained important benefits from hosting the Olympics / Brent Toderian -- Boston would benefit economically from hosting the 2024 Olympics / Barry Lawton -- The Olympics hurt host city economies / Ben Gersten -- No one wants to host the 2022 Olympics because of IOC corruption / Dan Wetzel -- We're still lagging behind in the fight against the doping cheats / Rob Draper -- Performance-enhancing drugs should be allowed in the Olympics / Ian Steadman -- The Sochi Olympics limited carbon emissions to protect the environment / Nicoletta Piccolrovazzi -- The Sochi Olympics are an environmental disaster / McKenzie Funk -- Israel should have boycotted Sochi over Russia's anti-gay record / Goel Pinto -- Arguments for boycotting Sochi were unconvincing / Ilya Somin -- The Olympics have always been a venue for political protest / Tracy Smith -- The Olympics is not an effective venue for political protest / Rich Juzwiak -- Sex trafficking is a danger at sporting events like the Olympics / Jeff Sagnip -- Sex trafficking is not a serious problem at the Olympics / Giedre Steikunaite -- The Special Olympics in LA will benefit the city and the athletes / Michelle K. Wolf -- The Special Olympics may foster negative attitudes toward the disabled / The Arc of North Carolina -- Rio will be ready for Olympics in 2016 / Associated Press -- Rio may not be ready for the Olympics in 2016 / Kelsey Campbell-Dollaghan
Control code
OCM1ssj0001679737
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9780737773989
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015026887
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001679737

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