Foundations of Sport Management

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Foundations of Sport Management is a discipline-defining series of texts on core and cutting-edge topics in sport management. Featuring some of the best known and most influential sport management scholars from around the world, each volume represents an authoritative, engaging and self-contained introduction to a key functional area or issue within contemporary sport management. Packed with useful features to aid teaching and learning, the series aims to bridge the gap between management theory and practice and to encourage critical thinking and reflection among students, academics and practitioners.

  • Managing Sport Business: An Introduction book cover

    Managing Sport Business

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    Edited by David Hassan

    Contemporary sport is both a sophisticated and complex international business and a mass participatory practice run largely by volunteers and community organisations. Now in a fully revised and expanded second edition, this authoritative and comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of…

    Paperback – 2018-05-03 
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    Foundations of Sport Management

  • Organizational Behaviour in Sport book cover

    Organizational Behaviour in Sport

    By James Skinner, Bob Stewart

    What makes a sport enterprise successful? How can managers working in sport improve organizational effectiveness through strategic behaviour management? This comprehensive and accessible textbook addresses these important questions and examines the theories that underpin organizational analysis in…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
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    Foundations of Sport Management

  • Routledge Handbook of Sport and Corporate Social Responsibility book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sport and Corporate Social Responsibility

    Edited by Juan Luis Paramio Salcines, Kathy Babiak, Geoff Walters

    As the role of sport in society becomes ever more prominent and as sports organisations become increasingly influential members of the global community, so it has become more important than ever for sport to consider its wider social responsibilities. The Routledge Handbook of Sport and Corporate…

    Paperback – 2015-09-23
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    Foundations of Sport Management

  • Leadership in Sport book cover

    Leadership in Sport

    Edited by Ian O'Boyle, Duncan Murray, Paul Cummins

    Effective leadership is essential in any sports organisation, both in the boardroom and on the training pitch. Leadership in Sport is the first textbook to examine sports leadership in the round, across both management and coaching environments. It includes a dedicated section to underpinning core…

    Paperback – 2015-06-17
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    Foundations of Sport Management

  • Sport Governance: International Case Studies book cover

    Sport Governance

    International Case Studies

    Edited by Ian O'Boyle, Trish Bradbury

    Governance has become a hugely important issue within sport. Issues of corruption and ‘bad governance’ have become synonymous with some aspects of sport and closer scrutiny than ever before is being applied to ensure organisations are following international best practice in respect to how they are…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04
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    Foundations of Sport Management

  • Research Methods for Sport Management book cover

    Research Methods for Sport Management

    By James Skinner, Allan Edwards, Ben Corbett

    Research methods courses have become a compulsory component of most degree programs in sport management. This is the first introductory research methods textbook to focus exclusively on sport management. Through the use of examples, cases and data taken from the real world of sport management it…

    Paperback – 2014-11-03
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    Foundations of Sport Management

  • Managing High Performance Sport book cover

    Managing High Performance Sport

    Edited by Popi Sotiriadou, Veerle De Bosscher

    How can managers design and implement effective high performance programmes in sport? What are the key challenges in managing elite athletes, sports people and teams? This is the first book to provide a comprehensive introduction to management practice, process and policy in elite and high…

    Paperback – 2012-12-13
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    Foundations of Sport Management

  • Managing Sport: Social and Cultural Perspectives book cover

    Managing Sport

    Social and Cultural Perspectives

    Edited by David Hassan, Jim Lusted

    Contemporary sport is shaped by wider society. Today those managing sport must be aware of the broader social and cultural context within which it exists if their effectiveness is to be established and their careers defined. This book is the first of its kind to contextualise the wider social and…

    Paperback – 2012-10-22
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    Foundations of Sport Management

  • Managing Sport Business: An Introduction book cover

    Managing Sport Business

    An Introduction

    Edited by David Hassan

    Contemporary sport is both a sophisticated and complex international business and a mass participatory practice run largely by volunteers and community organizations. This authoritative and comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of sports management helps to explain the modern…

    Paperback – 2011-09-02
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    Foundations of Sport Management