Designing The Olympics

Author: Jilly Traganou
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317226364
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The book examines the graphic design program for Tokyo 1964, architecture and urban plans for Athens 2004, brand design for London 2012, and practices of subversive appropriation and sociotechnical action in counter-Olympic movements since ...

Onward To The Olympics

Author: Gerald P. Schaus
Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
ISBN: 1554587794
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In fact, Wils became somewhat of a fixture on the international juries judging the
architecture competitions at Olympic Games held in Europe. Beyond Paris in
1924, he served in Berlin (1936, where he chaired the jury council), and London (
1948).5 In 1922, Amsterdam was awarded the Olympic Games for 1928. It was
only natural that Wils eventually be considered to steer the design of Olympic
facilities. Through Scharroo, both George van Rossem, secretary-general of the
organizing ...

Terrorism And The Olympics

Author: Anthony Richards
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136854967
Size: 66.97 MB
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This book will be of interest to students of terrorism studies, security studies, counter-terrorism and sports studies.

Ghost Milk

Author: Iain Sinclair
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 146682011X
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The shocking aspect was quite how large the regiment of fixers, puffers, bagmen,
and conceptualizers, parasitical upon the Olympics, actually was.
Correspondents were appointed years before the stadium started to rise from the
radioactive soil. Design for London imagineers. Legacy masterplan magicians.
Parks and Public Realm core philosophers. Leisurespace enablers.
Sustainabledevelopment consultants. Team leaders for integrated solutions. And,
worst of all, weasel ...

Olympic Countdown

Author: Richard Cashman
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781876718008
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There is also the challenge of ensuring that Olympic Park and Sydney look good
in 2000. Designers play a big role in the 'look' of the Games and it will be an
opportunity for the Australian design community to demonstrate its talents.
Designing the Games is another big Olympic event in 2000. What is Olympic
design? What is good design? Who are the designers? These are some
questions raised by the whole Olympic process. Just like the athletes, the
Australian design committee ...

Building The Titanic

Author: Sean McCollum
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1491404191
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Designing. Olympics. Pirrie and Ismay's vision began to take shape on paper in
the second half of 1907. Architects, engineers, and interior decorators mapped
out every inch of the first two Olympic-class ships: Olympic and Titanic. Their
names fit their enormous sizes. Architects and draftsmen turned sketches and
ideas into detailed drawings of the ships. A deck B deck C deck D deck E deck F
deck G deck Engines and boilers Squash court Swimming pool Boat deck Bilge (
the bottom ...

Staging The Olympics

Author: Richard Cashman
Publisher: University of New South Wales
ISBN: 9780868407296
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Money is a powerful factor in the organisation of the modern Olympics and affects
the character of the design. Because design is linked with sponsorship and
marketing, many believe that the design process is caught up in the 'rough and
tumble' of the contemporary Olympic Movement. There is almost as much
competition and controversy in the design Olympics as the athletic events of the
Games. WHAT IS DESIGN? It is useful to start with the following questions. What
is design, and ...

Sustainable Olympic Design And Urban Development

Author: Adrian C. Pitts
Publisher:
ISBN:
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Olympics proceed. The history of Olympic development, as Hiller (2003: l03)
points out, is 'strewn with untold instances of design, location, and financing
issues that pushed ahead based on a sense of urgency about the imminent event
that required quick action.' Olympic development may also increase social
segregation due to its emphasis on beautification and removal of eyesores rather
than addressing fundamental social problems. For example in Seoul walls were
built to hide ...

Is Olympics Information Systems In A Diverse World

Author: Selmin Nurcan
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3642297498
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The Security Modeling Tool presented in this paper aims at guiding and
enforcing developers, in particular database designers, to deal with database
authorization requirements from the early stages of the development process. In
this paper we demonstrate how the Security Modeling Tool assists the various
stakeholders in designing secure database code and describe the tool
architecture. Keywords: Secure software engineering, database design,
authorization. 1 Introduction Data ...

History

Author: Moira Butterfield
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 144511304X
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Amazing Ulympics Four thousand trees * to be planted in the London Olympic
Park for a green and leafy effect. The green Games Organisers of the London
Olympics are aiming to make it the greenest Games yet. The Olympic Park will
have gardens to visit, wildlife areas and thousands of specially. planted trees.
The organisers will use as much environmentally-friendly technology as they can,
and expect the stadium and the Olympic Village to be re- - The design for the
used after the ...