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Recreation leadership. Administration of recreation services

  • Managing the Olympicsby Stephen Frawley; Daryl Adair

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 100.00

    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...

  • Leisure and Recreation Managementby George Torkildsen

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 67.95

    This revised and updated edition reflects the changes that have taken place within the field of leisure and recreation management in recent years. Issues such as social inclusion, cultural strategy, exercise for health have risen to the top of the policy agenda. Commercial pressures, changes in the voluntary and public sector and emerging leisure... more...

  • Strategic Recreation Managementby Jay Shivers; Joseph W. Halper

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 52.95

    Strategic Recreation Management is a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to the fundamental principles, managerial techniques and practices in the public administration of recreational services. It covers every key facet of public management as it concerns recreational service, including organizational, operational, planning, developmental,... more...

  • 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...

  • Ausländerklauseln im organisierten Freizeitsport.by Marc Seymer

    Duncker & Humblot 2011; US$ 65.80

    Hauptbeschreibung Marc Seymer nimmt eine Reihe von Fällen aus der Praxis zum Anlass, die im Freizeitsport - vor allem in Mannschaftssportarten - immer noch weit verbreiteten, von Sportverbänden aufgestellten Zugangsbeschränkungen für ausländische Sportler (sog. Ausländerklauseln) auf den rechtlichen Prüfstand zu stellen. Im Mittelpunkt stehen dabei... 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...

  • Sports Development and Sports Policy in Societyby Daniel Bloyce; Andy Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 60.95

    Who makes sport policy and why do we need it? What is the purpose of sport development programmes? Sport Policy and Development answers these questions and more by closely examining the complex relationships between modern sport, sport policy and development and other aspects of the wider society. These important issues are explored via... more...

  • A Guide to the World Anti-Doping Codeby Paul David

    Cambridge University Press 2008; US$ 138.00

    Paul David examines the interpretation and application of the World Anti-Doping Code. 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...

  • 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...