Buckley Jr., Wm. F.
March 1976
National Review;3/19/1976, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p291
This article comments on the political aspects of the Olympic Games in 1976. The author basically assessed the implications of the Olympics Games for world politics. The Olympics is a venue for manifesting the political power maintained by a certain country such as the Soviet Union. In addition, the competition also symbolizes the culture of a nation. In an instance, based on the performance of the Soviet Union in the Olympic Games, it may be concluded that elitism is prevalent in the nation.


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