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Football clubs’ sports performance in the context of their market value and GDP in the European Union regions

issue, as finance is more than an important factor behind success or failure in the sporting sphere. The link between economics and sport dates back to the 1950s when Simon Rotenberg, with his publication in 1956, oversaw the birth of sport economy ( Noll, 2006 ). In the 21st century, we have seen a huge development in sport financialisation ( Szymanski, 2010 ). Soccer teams are becoming firms, players from all over the world earn more per day than fans do in a year. Even those aspects of the changes in football, in both the game itself and the functioning of the club

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De Facto States and Democracy: The Case of Abkhazia

, pp. 113-136. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00396330802329014. Caspersen, N., 2008b: From Kosovo to Karabakh: International Responses to De Facto States. In: Südosteuropa, Vol. 56, No. 1, pp. 58-83. Caspersen, N., 2009: Playing the Recognition Game: External Actors and De Facto States. In: The International Spectator, Vol. 44, No. 4, pp. 47-60. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03932720903351146. Caspersen, N., 2011: Democracy, nationalism and (lack of) sovereignty: the complex dynamics of democratisation in unrecognised

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Climate change threats to a floral wedding: Threats of shifting phenology to the emerging South African wedding industry

Northern Cape Pampierstad NO YES Milorho Lodge and Wedding Venue North West Rietfontein NO - ORC YES Leopard Lodge Hartebeespoort North West Hartbeespoort NO YES Green Leaves Wedding Conferences North West Hartbeespoort YES - G NO Red Ivory North West Hartbeespoort NO YES Die Wildevy Wedding Venue North West Hartbeespoort YES YES Camelotte Wedding Venue North West Hartbeespoort YES - G YES Zakopane Country Village North West Brits YES YES Arotin Game Lodge North West Brits

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Simulational Realism—Playing as Trying to Remember

That Will ‘Stand the Test of Time’—Discovering Historical Facts, Assembling Historical Narratives.” In Playing with the Past: Digital Games and the Simulation of History , edited by Andrew B. R. Elliott and Matthew Wilhelm Kapel. London: Bloomsbury, 2013. Elsaesser, Thomas. “The Mind-Game Film/.” In Puzzle Films: Complex Storytelling in Contemporary Cinema , edited by Warren Buckland. Hoboken: Wiley-Blackwell, 2009. Eskelinen, Markku. “The Gaming Situation.” Games Studies 1 (2001), http://www.gamestudies.org/0101/eskelinen/ . Feenstra, Bill

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The application of new technologies in promoting a healthy lifestyle: selected examples

social activation concerns the use of urban spaces for activities encouraging participation in games among all age groups ( Raessens, 2006 ). The use of existing infrastructure allows us to perceive the city as a great game, whose attractiveness depends only on the creativity of the organisers and participants ( Bielecki, 2008 ). The contemporary approach to increasing the activity of the information society in public spaces and green areas is directly connected with investments serving the creation of smart cities. The trend for using ICTs to physically activate

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