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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

    Leisure & Recreation Management is the industry bible providing a totally comprehensive guide to the theory and practice of leisure management. This 5th edition is fully up dated to reflect leisure in the contemporary public and private sectors, 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 fundamental principles, managerial techniques and practices in the public administration of recreational services. Each chapter offers illustrative case-studies from the real world of recreation management, with chapters sequenced to represent the typical day-to-day... 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$ 71.96

    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...

  • Sport Policy and Developmentby Daniel Bloyce; Andy Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 60.95

    Sport Policy and Development introduces the key themes in sport and social policy and provides students with a base for understanding the process of social policy creation more generally. Bringing a distinctively sociological perspective to the subject, the text provides a comprehensive analysis of the ways in which pro-sport policies are thought... 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 takes management theory and looks at its practical application in a leisure management context. 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. Ideal for students studying leisure management, this book... more...

  • Strategic Sports Event Managementby Guy Masterman

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 54.95

    The hosting of sports events, be they large international events or smaller niche interest events, has huge and long-lasting impacts on the local environment, economy and industry. Strategic Sports Event Management: An international approach provides students and event managers in the industry with an insight into the strategic management of sports... more...