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Professionalism in sports. Professional sports (General)

  • Amateurism in Sportby Lincoln Allison

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 65.95

    This book takes amateurism seriously as ethical and political theory and examines its rationale, its history, its ethics and economics and the future of amateur values. more...

  • Career As A Sports Coachby Institute For Career Research Contributing Editors

    Institute For Career Research 2007; US$ 15.00

    Sporting competition is often compared, metaphorically, to war. Football teams lineup against one another, each desperately seeking to gain control of the line of scrimmage ? their ?front line.? Hockey players brutally attempt to gain control of the puck from the enemy, then as if it were a live grenade, they charge down the ice looking to thrust it... more...

  • Career Opportunities in the Sports Industryby Infobase Publishing

    Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 59.40

    From Little League to the national senior games, Americans young and old enjoy sports, whether as competitors or fans. For those who want to make their career in sports, the industry offers diverse opportunities in areas such as business, fitness, coaching, health care, journalism, and much more. Career Opportunities in the Sports Industry, Fourth... more...

  • Careers for Sports Nuts & Other Athletic Typesby Wm. Ray Heitzmann

    McGraw-Hill Education 2004; US$ 13.95

    The inspiring Careers for You series shows career explorers how to examine the job market through the unique lens of their own interests--and find new happiness in the workplace. Vital information on each job includes: The latest data on training and education Stories of success from each field Advice on assessing job skills and marketing... more...

  • Cash and Carryby Jim Reisler

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2008; US$ 35.00

    C.C."Cash and Carry" Pyle made several fortunes representing professional football and tennis players--before losing everything and disappearing into history's dustbin. This work reevaluates Pyle's fast life and times while analyzing his extraordinary and enduring legacy. In 1925, Pyle rocked the sports world by inducing Red Grange... more...

  • College Athletes for Hireby ALLEN SACK; ELLEN STAUROWSKY

    ABC-CLIO 1998; US$ 98.00

    Many books have been written on the evils of commercialism in college sport, and the hypocrisy of payments to athletes from alumni and other sources outside the university. Almost no attention, however, has been given to the way that the National Collegiate Athletic Association has embraced professionalism through its athletic scholarship policy. Because... more...

  • The Cultural Politics of Lifestyle Sportsby Belinda Wheaton

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 50.95

    Drawing on a series of in-depth, empirical case-studies, this book offers a re-evaluation of theoretical frameworks with which lifestyle sports have been understood, and focuses on aspects of their cultural politics that have received little attention, particularly the racialization of lifestyle sporting spaces. Casting new light on the significance... more...

  • Der Golfmanager: Eine Berufsfeldanalyseby Tom Koethe

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 40.82

    Hauptbeschreibung Die gesamte Sportwelt hat sich in den letzten Jahren entscheidend verändert und weitreichende Entwicklungen in der Professionalisierung und Kommerzialisierung waren zu beobachten. Ebenso befinden sich die Manager und Leiter deutscher Golfanlagen in einem relativ jungen und im Wandel befindlichen Berufsfeld. Da diese Berufsgruppe... more...

  • Die Personalbeschaffung in der Fußball-Bundesligaby Dominik-Martin Cieslik

    Diplomica Verlag 2009; US$ 50.17

    Der Fußball und der Sport allgemein sind nicht bis ins letzte Detail planbar. Der Erfolg hängt nie von einem einzelnen Sportler oder einer einzelnen Mannschaft ab. Nicht zuletzt entscheidet oft die Tagesform über Sieg oder Niederlage. Das ist es, was Ralf Rangnick, Trainer des Fußballclubs TSG 1899 Hoffenheim, mit dem obigen Zitat zum Ausdruck bringen... more...

  • Guide To Advertising And Sales Promotion Lawby Sallie Spilsbury

    Routledge-Cavendish 1998; US$ 78.00

    This text provides a practical and comprehensive guide to all areas of advertising and sales promotion law. Written for lawyers and non-lawyers, it explains how the law applies to advertising and promotion campaigns and offers practical tips on how to comply with the law. more...