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Awarding the Olympic Games to a host city in the Muslim world would send a clear indication from member nations of the International Olympic Committee of a desire by the international community to engage with Muslim nations on a level that transcends sport. The purpose of this paper, therefore, is to answer the question: will a city in the Muslim world ever become host to the greatest sporting spectacle on Earth, and, if so, which is most likely to receive it, when and why?
|Number of pages||16|
|Journal||International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management|
|Publication status||Published - 2011|
- Olympic Games
- Mega events
- International Olympic Committee
- Organization of Islamic Conference,
- Sporting events
- Political science
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Can the UK Secure a Reputation for Delivering a Great Olympic Games? Or Have Mega-events Become Too Risky?Randeree, K., 2012, In: Reputation. 4, p. 9-9 1 p.
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