Disability and Sport: (Non)Coverage of an Athletic Paradox

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Under the glare of an international media spotlight, thousands of able-bodied athletes from all over the globe vied for gold and glory during the August 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece. When they left, they cleared the way for another elite sporting competition-second in size only to the Olympics-just days later at the same venue.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHandbook of Sports and Media
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages10
ISBN (Electronic)9781135257347
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2009


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Arts and Humanities(all)
  • Social Sciences(all)

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Hardin, M. (2009). Disability and Sport: (Non)Coverage of an Athletic Paradox. In Handbook of Sports and Media (pp. 625-634). Taylor and Francis. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203873670-43