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- Springer 2013; US$ 129.00
This book takes a multi-disciplinary approach to analyzing the nature of ?competition? and ?competitive advantage? within the U.S. pro sport industry. By many measures, the four major pro sports leagues in the U.S. ? the National Football League (NFL), National Basketball Association (NBA), National Hockey League (NHL), and Major League Baseball (MLB)... more...
- C.H. Beck 2013; US$ 9.27
Hauptbeschreibung . manche konnten wegen der Wunden, die sie empfangen hatten, andere vor Erschöpfung den Kampf nicht mehr fortsetzen, wieder andere waren im Verlauf des Gefechtes von ihren Gegnern entwaffnet worden. Gab ein Gladiator auf, so stoppte der Schiedsrichter den Kampf und fiel dem Sieger in den Arm. Nun kam es zu dem Akt, der die eigentliche... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 36.95
Because participation in sports is an integral part of the educational experience for students in both public and private schools, it's essential that school psychologists and counselors have a solid foundation to help ensure the well-being of student-athletes. School Sport Psychology is a comprehensive overview of this fast-growing field with guidelines... more...
- Springer 2012; US$ 49.95
aiFor several decades in America, athletic programs in colleges and universities received financial support and resources primarily from their respective schools and such sources as alumni and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). More recently, however, college coaches assigned to athletic departments and the presidents and marketing... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 85.00
The Handbook of College Athletics and Recreation Administration provides a practical and informative resource for athletics administration, recreation, and fitness practitioners of all levels in both 2 and 4-year institutions, public and private. It is also a resource for graduate students and faculty in sports management programs with an emphasis... more...
- Temple University Press 2012; US$ 29.95
College sports have provided a compelling means to discuss issues regarding racial equality and fairness in American life. As previously-white institutions of higher learning gradually (and grudgingly) opened their playing fields to African-American athletes in men's basketball and football, black and white spectators interpreted mixed-race team... more...
- SuperCollege, LLC 2012; US$ 12.99
Illustrating that there is a spot for everyone, this recruitment manual is a go-to guide for all high school students that dream of participating in college athletics. It addresses not only how to get recruited by top colleges and universities but also how to excel academically in both high school and college to ensure a successful career as a student-athlete.... more...
- Sports Publishing 2012; US$ 14.95
Jerry Reynolds is an icon as the man behind the Sacramento Kings. As we are taken through his career, he captures the ups, downs, and evolution of the team he has been a part of from the very beginning. more...
- The University of North Carolina Press 2011; US$ 32.00
Since the inception of the Atlantic Coast Conference, intense rivalries, legendary coaches, gifted players, and fervent fans have come to define the league's basketball history. In ACC Basketball , J. Samuel Walker traces the traditions and the dramatic changes that occurred both on and off the court during the conference's rise to a preeminent position... more...
- Princeton University Press 2011; US$ 39.95
In Reclaiming the Game , William Bowen and Sarah Levin disentangle the admissions and academic experiences of recruited athletes, walk-on athletes, and other students. In a field overwhelmed by reliance on anecdotes, the factual findings are striking--and sobering. Anyone seriously concerned about higher education will find it hard to wish away the... more...