Olympika: The International Journal of Olympic Studies, Volume XXVII, 2018


1 | Daniel Taradash
When There’s a Military Man Among the Militants: U.S. Army Captain Mel Pender, the 1968 Summer Olympics and the Olympic Project for Human Rights

23 | Jörg Krieger
Primo Nebiolo—Controversially Transforming Global Track and Field

53 | Mika Hämäläinen and Marjo Siltaoja
Does the Sprint Belong in High-level Cross-country Skiing Competitions?

The 2018 Earle F. Zeigler Memorial Lecture

67 | Jeffrey O. Segrave
Victorian Seriality and the Modern Olympic Games

Book Review

92 | Dimeo, Paul and Verner Møller
The Anti-Doping Crisis in Sport: Causes, Consequences, Solutions (Abingdon and New York: Routledge, 2018), 174 pp.
Reviewed by Ian Ritchie

Journal Article Reviews

96 | Chan, Sophy and Janice Forsyth.
“‘Welcome to the Olympic Victims H tel:’ Homelessness and the 1976 Montreal Olympic Games.” Sport in Society 21, no. 3 (2018): 468-481.
Reviewed by Ryan T. Murtha

97 | Edelman, Robert Simon.
“The Russians Are Not Coming! The Soviet Withdrawal from the Games of the XXIII Olympiad.” The International Journal of the History of Sport 32, No.1 (2015): 9-36.
Reviewed by Courtney van Waas

99 | Karadakis, Kostas and Kiki Kaplanidou.
“Legacy Perceptions Among Host and Non-Host Olympic Games Residents: A Longitudinal Study of the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games.” European Sport Management Quarterly 12, no. 2 (2012): 243-264.
Reviewed by Jordan Bakhsh

101 | MacAloon, John J.
“Agenda 2020 and the Olympic Movement.” Sport and Society 19, no 6 (2016): 767-785.
Reviewed by Mauricio Hernandez

103 | Milford, Mike.
“The Reel Jesse Owens: Visual Rhetoric and the Berlin Olympics.” Sport in History 38, no. 1 (2018): 1-22.
Reviewed by Dafna Kaufmann

105 | David Rowe.
“The Bid, the Lead-up, the Event and the Legacy: Global Cultural Politics and Hosting the Olympics.” The British Journal of Sociology 63, no. 2 (2012): 285-305.
Reviewed by Kerri Bodin

107 | Stacy-Lynn Sant and Daniel S. Mason.
“Framining Event Legacy in a Prospective Host City: Managing Vancouver’s Olympic Bid.” Journal of Sport Management 29, no. 1 (2015): 42-56.
Reviewed by Simon Barrick

110 | Umberto Tulli.
“Bringing Human Rights In: The Campaign Against the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games and the Origins of the Nexus Between Human Rights and the Olympic Games.” The International Journal of the History of Sport 33, no. 16 (2016): 2026-2045.
Reviewed by James Ivey

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