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    • Getting Away With It: The Changing Geography of The Global Superich. 

      Short, John Rennie (Originally published by: pre-publication manuscript, 2002-09-12)
      Political geographers have repeatedly alerted to the forms of social inequality perpetuated by a capitalism that is increasingly global in scope. In so doing, they have often highlighted the existence of marginalized ...
    • Going for Gold: Globalizing the Olympics, Localizing the Games 

      Short, John Rennie (Originally published by: pre-publication manuscript, 2003-01-23)
      This papers discusses the siting of the Summer Olympic Games at the global, national and local scales. The increasing coporatization of the Games is examined. Their use in city marketing campaigns is evaluated. The increasing ...