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  • Handbook on International Sports Lawby James A. R. Nafziger; Stephen F. Ross

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 60.00

    This Handbook presents a comprehensive collection of essays by leading scholars and practitioners in the burgeoning field of international sports law. The authors address significant legal issues on two gradually converging tracks: the mainstream institutional framework of the law, primarily the International Olympic Committee, international sports... more...

  • Managing the Olympicsby Stephen Frawley; Daryl Adair

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 105.00

    The Olympic Games are the world's most complex and challenging sport mega-event to organize. Managing the Olympics is the first ever attempt to bring together the world's leading Olympic management researchers in one book and draws on the latest research into the management challenges faced by the organizers and key stakeholders of the Games. more...

  • Managing Public Sport and Leisure Servicesby Leigh Robinson

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 71.95

    The public sector is the largest provider of sport and leisure facilities and the biggest employer of leisure management graduates ? the last decade has seen enormous changes in this sector. In this significant new student textbook ? the first to investigate leisure management in a public sector context ? Leigh Robinson examines the unique issues... more...

  • Torkildsen's Sport and Leisure Managementby George Torkildsen

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 67.95

    For this new edition the book has been completely revised, bringing the subject up to date in line with recent developments. Key changes address issues surrounding government policy and public sector leisure provision, the National Lottery, global conditions such as the world economic climate and the European Union, and communication and travel advances. ... more...

  • Sports Management and Administrationby David Watt

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 81.95

    Sport is a growing industry with enormous numbers of people now involved in the management and administration of sports, fitness and exercise. Whether voluntary, public or commercial sectors, all can benefit by improving the practice and delivery of the management of sport and its organisations. This text is designed to help all those delivering sport... more...

  • Sport Governanceby Russell Hoye; Graham Cuskelly

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 64.95

    Sport Governance provides a comprehensive guide to the practical application of governance principles to amateur and professional sport organisations operating at the community, state/provincial, national, and international levels. It presents a balanced view between accepted practice and what contemporary research evidence tells us about a range... more...

  • Outdoor Recreation Managementby John Jenkins; John Pigram

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 66.95

    It is now widely recognized that recreation is as important as work. This revealing book analyzes leisure and outdoor recreation in terms of both their management and their wider importance to society. Specifically, it: clarifies the link between leisure, recreation, tourism and resource management reviews contemporary outdoor recreation... more...

  • Managing Leisureby Byron Grainger-Jones

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 62.95

    Managing Leisure is an excellent reference tool for both students and practitioners in the leisure industry. It provides detailed and practical advice on managing buildings, budgets and people. It also covers the vital aspects of law, finance, health & safety and competitive tendering. Managing Leisure takes management theory and looks at its... more...

  • Sports and Safety Managementby Steve Frosdick; Lynne Walley

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 61.95

    Sport and Safety Management is a comprehensive and practical handbook for all involved with the safe management of sporting events. Disasters such as Hillsborough have concentrated managers' minds on public safety and crowd control at all major events. Sport and Safety Management provides necessary advice and guidance for all such managers. Contributions... more...

  • Sport Managementby Russell Hoye; Aaron Smith; Hans Westerbeek; Bob Stewart; Matthew Nicholson

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 53.95

    Sport Management: principles and applications provides a comprehensive introduction to the practical application of management principles within sport organisations operating at the community, state, national and professional levels in club based sporting systems. It presents an international balanced view between accepted practice and what research... more...