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Sport a olympijské hnutí v zemích Visegrádu a jejich transformace v postkomunistické éře

Sport a olympijské hnutí v zemích Visegrádu a jejich transformace v postkomunistické éře

[The Sports and Olympic Movements in the Visegrad Countries and Their Transformation in the Post-Communist Era]

Jakubcová, Kristina

subjects: sports and physical education – history

paperback, 208 pp., 1. edition
published: february 2013
ISBN: 978-80-246-2146-3
recommended price: 230 czk

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This book is a comparative historical study covering the development of sports, and primarily Olympic movement in the countries of today’s Visegrad Four. It describes the development of the Olympic movement since its beginnings in these countries with emphasis on the period after World War II. In particular, the period after the fall of the communist regimes is elaborated in great detail. The research attempts to cover how the development of sports and the Olympic movement is affected by social and political development.