Games Monitor

Skip to main content.

Olympics Studies

Inside the Olympic Industry, Power, Politics and Activism

Helen Jefferson Lenskyj, 2000, State University of New York Press, ISBN pbk 0 7914 4756 1.


|

A level playing field

THERE is a pernicious myth surrounding the Olympic Games. We have convinced ourselves that it is a gleaming symbol of meritocracy, a place where sportsmen and women achieve through talent rather than privilege.

| |

Syndicate content