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Sports as a Resource of Hope

Sports as a Resource of Hope

To which extent can international sports events help bring about social change?

Grant Jarvie, a Deputy Principal and Professor at the University of Stirling, Scotland, and a contributor to Foreign Policy In Focus, picks a few relevant examples of major sports events and explains to which extent these have led to social change not only for the athletes - but for the broader community.

This article can be viewed on the Foreign Policy In Focus website.

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Christopher Middleton

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Thursday, August 21, 2008 - 23:00

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