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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Exploring the Social Impacts of Events.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2013
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Greg Richards; Marisa De Brito; Linda Wilks
|Description:||1 online resource (257 pages).|
|Contents:||Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of illustrations; List of contributors; Preface; 1 Introduction; PART I Events and social capital; 2 Festival connections: people, place and social capital; 3 Events as a contributor to social capital; PART II Building community support: The European Capital of Culture; 4 Social capital in the metropolis BrabantStad: exploring the role of a community event in developing social capital; 5 Houdoe or Houdios? BrabantStad 2018: European Capital of Culture and the extent of identification of Brabant's inhabitants. 6 European Capital of Culture --
emancipatory practices and Euregional strategies: the case of Maastricht Via 20187 Constructing social landscape through events: the glocal project of 's-Hertogenbosch; PART III Sport events and social impacts; 8 Sport participation legacy and the hosting of mega-sport events; 9 Social impact of street soccer leagues; 10 A social responsibility scan at a major golf event in the Netherlands: audience awareness and expectations; 11 The social impacts of events: the case of the triathlon event 'Spec-Savers Ironman' in South Africa; PART IV Social impacts of events. 12 Investigating the effect of group size in event experiences13 Cultural events as a tourist development strategy for rural areas: two case studies from the Salento peninsula compared; 14 The role of cultural events in building social capital and the implications for tourism development; 15 Achieving significant event impacts for young residents of the host community: the Adelaide Fringe Festival; PART V Conclusions; 16 Conclusions: the future of events as a social phenomenon; Index.
|Series Title:||Routledge advances in event research series.|