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Quiz 12 :

Sport, Politics, and Policy

Quiz 12 :

Sport, Politics, and Policy

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The film Invictus (2009) is about what sport and political issue from history?
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If John, a politician, turns his attention to hockey, it may be that he is making a statement intended to do what?
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Steven Lukes understood three different dimensions of political power. Which of the following is NOT one of those dimensions?
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A suitable definition of policy would be?
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Canada has played host to _____ Commonwealth Games, _____ Pan American Games, _____ Summer Olympic Games and _____ Winter Olympic Games.
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A key event occurred in 1980 in the broader context of the Cold War that involved sport. What was this event?
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The main issues highlighted by social movements before and during the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games were related to all of the following EXCEPT:
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For Byron Peacock, the IOC is a peculiar international political actor, blending three distinct organizational identities:
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Which of the following is the best definition of civil society?
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In sport, facilities and venues that are underutilized or abandoned after a sporting mega event are often called:
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What a nation attempts, through sport, to define and present a particular image of the host city and country to its own citizens and to the world, it is seen as engaging in:
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The idea that what is good for professional sport franchises and their wealthy owners is also good for the community as a whole is an excellent example of:
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Due to its discriminatory apartheid policy, South Africa was banned from Olympic competition in what year?
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In the context of apartheid in South Africa, certain sport came to be associated with distinct racial identities, including all of the following EXCEPT:
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One of the key political issues related to the 2022 Men's Soccer World Cup in Qatar is:
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Activity relating to influencing, making and implementing collective decisions for a political community has been given what specific term?
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Along with many other civil society organizations, sports organizations are considered seedbeds of citizenship primarily because:
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The resilient idea that sport and politics are and should remain separate spheres is called the:
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The two wealthiest and most influential international sports federations are:
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One important outcome stated in the text of the public's growing awareness of corruption and abuses of power by FIFA and the IOC was:
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