Olympics 2012 – Megaevents virtual issue
July 27, 2012 2 Comments
This very topical virtual theme draws papers from the Environment and Planning series of journals, including Society and Space. It begins with a newly written editorial by Francisco Klauser. The papers are open access.
Editorial: Sport megaevents and the city
Francisco R Klauser
Vancouver’s promise of the world’s first sustainable Olympic Games
Meg Holden, Julia MacKenzie, Robert VanWynsberghe
Development plans versus conservation: explanation of emergent conflicts and state political handling
Evangelia Apostolopoulou, John D Pantis
International urban festivals as a catalyst for governance capacity building
Paul Benneworth, Hugh Dauncey
Pre-Olympic and post-Olympic Barcelona, a ‘model’ for urban regeneration today?
Maria-Dolors Garcia-Ramon, Abel Albet