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Olympic dreams: visions of partnership

Cochrane, Allan; Peck, Jamie and Tickell, Adam (2002). Olympic dreams: visions of partnership. In: Peck, Jamie and Ward , Kevin eds. City of Revolution: Restructuring Manchester. Manchester: Manchester University Press, pp. 95–115.

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Abstract

Discussion of the Manchester Olympic bid, highlighting the extent to which bidding for mega projects is also part of a process of bidding for grants from national government. Exploration of the urban politics of global sports events.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2002 Manchester University Press, 2002 The Authors
ISBN: 0-7190-5888-0, 978-0-7190-5888-2
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Social Policy and Criminology
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: OpenSpace Research Centre (OSRC)
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Item ID: 28006
Depositing User: Allan Cochrane
Date Deposited: 15 Mar 2011 09:44
Last Modified: 22 Oct 2012 09:40
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/28006
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