The Resource Brazil's Dance with the Devil : The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy, By Dave Zirin

Brazil's Dance with the Devil : The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy, By Dave Zirin

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Brazil's Dance with the Devil : The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy
Title
Brazil's Dance with the Devil
Title remainder
The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy
Statement of responsibility
By Dave Zirin
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
As the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Olympic Games approach, ordinary Brazilians are holding the country's biggest protest marches in decades. Sports journalist Dave Zirin travels to Brazil to find out why. In a rollicking read that travels from the favelas of Rio de Janeiro to the fabled Maracanã Stadium, Zirin examines how athletic mega-events turn into neoliberal Trojan horses
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
306.483 W927Zz 2014
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Brazil's Dance with the Devil : The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy, By Dave Zirin
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Brazil's Dance with the Devil : The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy, By Dave Zirin
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-236) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn859046462
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Dimensions
22 cm
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Extent
xi, 246 pages
Isbn
9781608463602
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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Other physical details
illustrations, map
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(Sirsi) i9781608463602

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