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    • Research on basketball trends and evolution methodologies in countries with low popularity of the sport: The case of Portugal and the Compal Air (3v3) school tournament 

      Χατζηαυγουστίδης, Παναγιώτης (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2015-09)
      The scope of the current thesis is to analyze and understand the reason why basketball is a sport of low popularity in Portugal. Moreover, already applied strategies will be observed and ideas that could provide a greater ...
    • Rings of Fire: The complex relations between Israel and the Olympic Movement 

      Dubinsky, Yoav (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2011-01)
      While the Olympic dream strives to create a world clean of Politics where athletes from different places and religious compete to be the best, Politics have been playing a key role in the relations between Israel and the ...
    • Security threats to the Olympic Games 

      Lechner, Felix (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2014-12)
      Security at international mega events like the Olympic Games is an up to date topic in the media. For this reason this thesis looks at security threats at Olympic Events. The introductory literature research shows that ...
    • Socio-Economic Impact of London 2012 

      Roberts, Andrew (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2021)
      The Olympic Games are undoubtedly the largest sporting spectacle with a global audience tuning in every four years to watch the best athletes from around the world compete against one another. The Olympic Games provides ...
    • South African Olympians and their knowledge of Olympism 

      Tswai, Kelello Kgotuwe (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2019)
      Olympism is a very complex subject but yet such a profound topic to be knowledgeable on once one has experienced a small portion of it and continues further to become familiar with it as a whole. This is in accordance ...
    • Sponsors brand awareness in the post Olympic environment: The case study of Athens 2004 

      Παπανικολάου, Πολυξένη (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2012)
      The Olympic brand itself has a very strong intrinsic value and it communicates principles, feelings and emotions. Olympic sponsors extract the values that the Olympic brand stands for and given that the Olympic brands ...
    • Sport as a tool kit for peace, culture and environment 

      Αναστασίου, Μαρία (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2012-10)
      The present study aims to introduce, investigate and promote the role of sport as a lowcost, complementary tool which may be used with other instruments, contributing to an atmosphere of peace, cross-cultural education, ...
    • Sporting Activities as a tool for Social Re-Inclusion and Integration. The projects of: a) The Greek Homeless Football Team and b) The PanAfrican Football Tournament 

      Αρώνης, Γεώργιος (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2011-04)
      The Greek homeless football team and the Pan African football tournament have been designed, introduced and developed as a tool of Social inclusion and integration of different individuals and groups in Greece. With ...
    • Sports As An Instrument For Social Change In Time of Crises With A Focus On Children: The Case of Syria 

      Saleh, Ghada Ahmad (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2014-05)
      The purpose of this experimental research was to show whether sport is an instrument for social change in time of crises, with a focus on children, using a case study in Syria. The research was applied to families and ...
    • Sports branding 

      Σπέλλα, Βασιλική (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2012)
      σηματοποίηση αφορά την προσπάθεια δημιουργίας μίας επώνυμης μάρκας. Αν και το μάρκετινγκ αθλητικών προϊόντων και γεγονότων έχει αποτελέσει σημαντικό αντικείμενο μελέτης τα τελευταία δεκαπέντε χρόνια, δεν έχει υπάρξει ...
    • Sports Diplomacy and International Relations: A case study for the Winter Olympic Games of Pyeongchang 2018 and the Public relations between North Korea and South Korea 

      Villalpando Moreno, Laura Monica (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2021)
      Sports diplomacy as a tool for soft diplomacy within the international scenario has shown to be able to enhance relations between States by using sports events as non-official venues for political and international ...
    • Sports Diplomacy and Its Effects on States Relations: Four Case Studies 

      Τρικαλιώτης, Παναγιώτης (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2011-08)
    • Sports in Minoan Crete 

      Μπράτση, Νικολέτα (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2013-01)
      The excavations and the discoveries of the recent years have brought to light very important set of findings which also served to broaden our knowledge of the physical and athletic activities of prehistoric peoples in the ...
    • Sports Mentoring: Review of literature 

      Κοσματόπουλος, Ανδρέας Δημήτριος (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2014-11)
      The concept of mentoring has various definitions and practices depending on the field, the people involved and the aims that need to be achieved. It contains notable age, hierarchical authority, and experience differences ...
    • Strategic planning in University Sports Organizations (member of F.I.S.U) 

      Σκουλά, Εμμανουέλα (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2010)
      The core problem of strategic planning is understanding its multi-faceted character and interrelating different aspects of the strategic planning development. The study’s primary purposes were to (a) determine the extent ...
    • Summer Olympic Games Hosting Infrastructure Requirements: Still Too Big for Most of the World? 

      Griesbach, Joel William (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2021)
      The Summer Olympic Games are currently only being awarded to global giant cities, with Tokyo, Paris, and Los Angeles slated to host the next three Summer Games. This study aims to examine why global giant cities are ...
    • Sustainability of the Youth Olympic Games 

      Edes, Anna (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2021)
      2020 marked the 10-year anniversary of the first ever Youth Olympic Games (YOG). On this occasion, the research overviewsthe 10 years of the YOG, focusing on the sustainability of the event with specific examples from ...
    • Swimming in to Olympism and saving lives 

      Schaetz, Stacy (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2016)
      Swimming has long been deeply rooted in the history of human nature and its culture is influenced by societal norms at large as well as influencing and challenging these conceptions. The state of the world can often be ...
    • Teaching Olympic values through outdoor experiential education: a case of belvedere technical teachers’ college, Zimbabwe 

      Zizhou, Fambisai (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2018)
      The purpose of this study was to explore the teaching of Olympic values through Kurt Hahn’s outdoor experiential education method. Since Zimbabwe gained its Independence in 1980 a number of policies and strategies were ...
    • Technology Enhancement and Ethics In the Paralympic Games 

      Βουρνά, Σταυρούλα (Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2016)
      The aim of the present thesis is to present how the new technological advances can affect the performance of the athletes in the Paralympic Games. The main question that this paper aspires to address is whether the evolution ...