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Heather Gibson

  • PhD
  • Professor
  • University of Florida
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  • 2553CitationsNumber of citations received by Heather's publications. Updated daily.

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Co-authors (54)

  • Tuul Begzjav
  • chandrasekaran sharmiladevi Jekka
  • Myung Ja Kim
  • Liza Berdychevsky
  • Abdelhadi Mokrani

Publications (5)

  • Ethnic identity over national identity: an alternative approach to measure the effect of the World Cup on social cohesion

    • Heere B
    • Walker M
    • Gibson H
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    1Citations
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  • Psychic income and social capital among host nation residents: A pre-post analysis of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa

    • Gibson H
    • Walker M
    • Thapa B
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    30Citations
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  • " Win in Africa, With Africa": Social responsibility, event image, and destination benefits. The case of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa

    • Walker M
    • Kaplanidou K
    • Gibson H
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    25Citations
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  • Quality of Life, Event Impacts, and Mega-Event Support among South African Residents before and after the 2010 FIFA World Cup

    • Kaplanidou K
    • Karadakis K
    • Gibson H
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    43Citations
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  • The power of sport to unite a nation: The social value of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa

    • Heere B
    • Walker M
    • Gibson H
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    28Citations
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Editorships

Leisure Studies

Managing Editor

2014 - Present

Professional experience

Professor

University of Florida

August 1997 - Present

Education

PhD

University of Connecticut System

August 1989 - December 1994(5 years)