Main Readings

  1. Almeida, B. S. d., Marchi Júnior, W., & Pike, E. (2014). The 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games and Brazil’s soft power. Contemporary Social Science, 9(2), 271-283.
  2. Bookman, Mark (forthcoming). Politics, Prosthetics, and Public Imaginations: 150 years of disability in Japan. xxx, xx: xxx. .
  3. Buruma, Ian (2004). Inventing Japan: 1853-1964. Random House Digital, Inc.
  4. Cashman, R. & others (2002). Impact of the Games on Olympic host cities. Barcelona, Centre d’Estudis Olympics (UAB).
  5. Djité, P. G. (2009). Language policy at major sporting events. Current Issues in Language Planning, 10(2), 221-233.
  6. Droubie, P. (2011). Phoenix arisen: Japan as peaceful internationalist at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Olympics. The International Journal of the History of Sport, 28(16), 2309-2322.
  7. Kietlinski, R. (2016). Japan in the Olympics, the Olympics in Japan. Education About ASIA, 21(2).
  8. Kietlinski, Robin (2011). Japanese women and sport: Beyond baseball and sumo. A&C Black.
  9. Lie, John (2009). Multiethnic japan. Harvard University Press.
  10. Looney, D. & Lusin, N. (2019). Enrollments in Languages Other Than English in United States Institutions of Higher Education, Summer 2016 and Fall 2016 Final Report. Modern Language Association.
  11. Miller, Ian Jared, Thomas, Julia Adeney, & Walker, Brett L (2013). Japan at Nature’s Edge: The Environmental Context of a Global Power. University of Hawai’i Press.
  12. Muñoz, F. (2006). Olympic urbanism and Olympic villages: Planning strategies in Olympic host cities, London 1908 to London 2012. The Sociological Review, 54(2), 175-187.
  13. Roche, M. (2002). The Olympics and ‘global citizenship’. Citizenship Studies, 6(2), 165-181.
  14. Samuel, S. & Stubbs, W. (2013). Green Olympics, green legacies? An exploration of the environmental legacies of the Olympic Games. International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 48(4), 485-504.
  15. Short, J. R. (2008). Globalization, cities and the Summer Olympics. City, 12(3), 321-340.
  16. Waitt, G. (2003). Social impacts of the Sydney Olympics. Annals of tourism research, 30(1), 194-215.

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