The International Journal of the History of Sport Volume 32, Issue 1, January 2015

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Special Issue: The 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games: Assessing the 30-Year Legacy


ijhs-dsThe Historical Legacy of the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games
Matthew Llewellyn, John Gleaves & Wayne Wilson
Pages: 1-8
DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2014.990892

The Russians Are Not Coming! The Soviet Withdrawal from the Games of the XXIII Olympiad
Robert Simon Edelman
Pages: 9-36
DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2014.958669

Filling the Information Gap: Radio Free Europe–Radio Liberty and the Politics of Accreditation at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games
Toby C. Rider
Pages: 37-52
DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2014.958666

Circumventing Apartheid: Racial Politics and the Issue of South Africa’s Olympic Participation at the 1984 Los Angeles Games
Matthew Llewellyn
Pages: 53-71
DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2014.958664

Going the Distance: The Road to the 1984 Olympic Women’s Marathon
Jaime Schultz
Pages: 72-88
DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2014.958668

Manufactured Dope: How the 1984 US Olympic Cycling Team Rewrote the Rules on Drugs in Sports
John Gleaves
Pages: 89-107
DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2014.958667

Argentina and the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics
Cesar R. Torres
Pages: 108-127
DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2014.986111

Why 1984 Medalist Li Ning Lit the Flame at the Beijing 2008 Olympics: The Contribution of the Los Angeles Olympics to China’s Market Reforms
Susan Brownell
Pages: 128-143
DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2014.986109

Sports Infrastructure, Legacy and the Paradox of the 1984 Olympic Games
Wayne Wilson
Pages: 144-156
DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2014.986110

Peter Ueberroth’s Legacy: How the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics Changed the Trajectory of the Olympic Movement
Stephen R. Wenn
Pages: 157-171
DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2014.958665

Global Television and the Transformation of the Olympics: The 1984 Los Angeles Games
Mark Dyreson
Pages: 172-184
DOI: 10.1080/09523367.2014.983086

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