E-books: Sports and Leisure

  • Conditioning for Strength and Human Performance: Third Edition book cover

    Conditioning for Strength and Human Performance

    Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    Edited by T. Jeff Chandler, Lee E. Brown

    Fully revised and updated, the third edition of Conditioning for Strength and Human Performance provides strength and conditioning students with the clearest and most accessible introduction to the scientific principles underpinning the discipline. Covering bioenergetics and nutrition, a systematic…

    eBook – 2018-08-31
    Routledge

  • Sport Fans: The Psychology and Social Impact of Fandom book cover

    Sport Fans

    The Psychology and Social Impact of Fandom, 2nd Edition

    By Daniel L. Wann, Jeffrey D. James

    Sports, and the fans that follow them, are everywhere. Sport Fans: The Psychology and Social Impact of Fandom examines the affective, behavioral, and cognitive reactions of fans to better comprehend how sport impacts individual fans and society as a whole. Using up-to-date research and theory from…

    eBook – 2018-08-16
    Routledge

  • Advanced Statistics for Kinesiology and Exercise Science: A Practical Guide to ANOVA and Regression Analyses book cover

    Advanced Statistics for Kinesiology and Exercise Science

    A Practical Guide to ANOVA and Regression Analyses, 1st Edition

    By Moh H. Malek, Jared W. Coburn, William D. Marelich

    Advanced Statistics for Kinesiology and Exercise Science is the first textbook to cover advanced statistical methods in the context of the study of human performance. Divided into three distinct sections, the book introduces and explores in depth both analysis of variance (ANOVA) and regressions…

    eBook – 2018-07-17
    Routledge

  • Digital Sports Journalism book cover

    Digital Sports Journalism

    1st Edition

    By Charles M. Lambert

    Digital Sports Journalism gives detailed guidance on a range of digital practices for producing content for smartphones and websites. Each chapter discusses a skill that has become essential for sports journalists today, with student-friendly features throughout to support learning. These include…

    eBook – 2018-07-06
    Routledge

  • The Baseball Glove: History, Material, Meaning, and Value book cover

    The Baseball Glove

    History, Material, Meaning, and Value, 1st Edition

    By David Jenemann

    The baseball glove is a ubiquitous item, a crucial piece of equipment in the game of baseball, and it offers the opportunity to examine the production of material culture and social practice at numerous levels. Where and how is a glove made, and how does its manufacture square with the narratives…

    eBook – 2018-06-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Series for Creative Teaching and Learning in Anthropology

  • 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…

    eBook – 2018-05-11
    Routledge
    Foundations of Sport Management

  • Arts Leadership: Creating Sustainable Arts Organizations book cover

    Arts Leadership

    Creating Sustainable Arts Organizations, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth Foster

    The contemporary world faces unprecedented upheaval and change forcing institutions of all types to rethink how they are designed and how they must now function if they are to survive into an uncertain future. The performing arts are no exception; in an era of constant change and…

    eBook – 2018-05-01
    Routledge
    Mastering Management in the Creative and Cultural Industries

  • The Economics of Sports book cover

    The Economics of Sports

    6th Edition

    By Michael A. Leeds, Peter von Allmen, Victor A. Matheson

    The sports industry provides a seemingly endless set of examples from every area of microeconomics, giving students the opportunity to study economics in a context that holds their interest. Thoroughly updated to reflect the current sports landscape, The Economics of Sports introduces core economic…

    eBook – 2018-04-27
    Routledge

  • Governance and Policy in Sport Organizations book cover

    Governance and Policy in Sport Organizations

    4th Edition

    By Mary A. Hums, Joanne C. MacLean

    Now in a fully updated new edition, this textbook introduces readers to the power and politics of sport organizations. It explores the managerial activities essential to good governance and policy development, and looks at the structure and functions of individual organizations within the larger…

    eBook – 2018-04-17
    Routledge

  • Disability and International Development: A Guide for Students and Practitioners book cover

    Disability and International Development

    A Guide for Students and Practitioners, 1st Edition

    By David Cobley

    Despite growing evidence of a close and complex relationship between disability and poverty, development policy, planning and programming has often failed to take full account of the concerns of disabled people. However, following the 2006 UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities…

    eBook – 2018-04-09
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • The Psychology of Gardening book cover

    The Psychology of Gardening

    1st Edition

    By Harriet Gross

    Why do so many people love gardening? What does your garden say about you? What is guerrilla gardening? The Psychology of Gardening delves into the huge benefits that gardening can have on our health and emotional well-being, and how this could impact on the entire public health of a country. It…

    eBook – 2018-03-15
    Routledge
    The Psychology of Everything

  • The Psychology of Performance book cover

    The Psychology of Performance

    1st Edition

    By Stewart T. Cotterill

    Why is performing under pressure often so difficult? What strategies can help us deliver our best performance? How can we boost our self-confidence? The Psychology of Performance explores the key psychological factors that affect our ability to cope under pressure, whether it’s competing in a sport…

    eBook – 2018-03-15
    Routledge
    The Psychology of Everything

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