E-books: Sports and Leisure

  • International Cases in the Business of Sport book cover

    International Cases in the Business of Sport

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Simon Chadwick, Dave Arthur, John Beech

    Contemporary sport is big business. Major teams, leagues, franchises, merchandisers and retailers are in fierce competition in a dynamic global marketplace. Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, International Cases in the Business of Sport presents an unparalleled range of cutting-edge…

    eBook – 2017-02-28
    Routledge

  • A Critical Introduction to Sport Psychology: A Critical Introduction book cover

    A Critical Introduction to Sport Psychology

    A Critical Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Aidan Moran, John Toner

    The new third edition of A Critical Introduction to Sport Psychology is the only textbook in the field that provides a detailed overview of key theories, concepts and findings within the discipline of sport psychology, as well as a critical perspective that examines and challenges these…

    eBook – 2017-02-24
    Routledge

  • Strategic Analysis: A Creative and Cultural Industries Perspective book cover

    Strategic Analysis

    A Creative and Cultural Industries Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Gander

    Though their primary concern, organizations in the creative industries don’t only succeed or fail based on the exercise of their creative resources. Their fortunes also depend on their understanding and approach to the problem of competition.   In Strategic Analysis: A creative and cultural…

    eBook – 2017-02-24
    Routledge
    Mastering Management in the Creative and Cultural Industries

  • The Business of Sports: Off the Field, in the Office, on the News book cover

    The Business of Sports

    Off the Field, in the Office, on the News, 3rd Edition

    By Mark Conrad

    The Business of Sports provides a comprehensive foundation of the economic, organizational, legal and political components of the sports industry. Geared for journalism, communication and business students, but also an excellent resource for those working in sports, this text introduces readers to…

    eBook – 2017-02-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Exercise and Sport Pharmacology book cover

    Exercise and Sport Pharmacology

    1st Edition

    By Mark D. Mamrack

    Exercise and Sport Pharmacology is an accessible book that will be useful for teaching upper-level undergraduates or entry-level graduate students about how drugs can affect exercise and as well as how exercise can affect the action of drugs. It leads students through the science-including the…

    eBook – 2017-02-09
    Routledge

  • Understanding Sport Management: International perspectives book cover

    Understanding Sport Management

    International perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Trish Bradbury, Ian O'Boyle

    Sport management is a rapidly developing industry which continues to grow in size and scope on an international scale. This comprehensive and engaging textbook offers a complete introduction to core principles and best practice in contemporary sport management. Adopting an issues-based approach and…

    eBook – 2017-01-20
    Routledge

  • Event Management in Sport, Recreation and Tourism: Theoretical and Practical Dimensions book cover

    Event Management in Sport, Recreation and Tourism

    Theoretical and Practical Dimensions, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Cheryl Mallen, Lorne J. Adams

    Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, Event Management in Sport, Recreation and Tourism provides a comprehensive theoretical and practical framework for planning and managing events. Focusing on the role of event managers and their diverse responsibilities through each phase of the…

    eBook – 2017-01-19
    Routledge

  • Social Media in Sport Marketing book cover

    Social Media in Sport Marketing

    1st Edition

    By Timothy Newman, Jason Peck, Brendan Wilhide

    From the Preface: "Not surprisingly, companies of all sizes are using social media as part of their marketing and public relations efforts. The growth of the social media phenomenon and constant advances in technology obviously create unique and powerful opportunities for those able to capitalize…

    eBook – 2017-01-08
    Routledge

  • Financial Management in the Sport Industry book cover

    Financial Management in the Sport Industry

    2nd Edition

    By Brown T Matthew

    Financial Management in the Sport Industry provides readers with an understanding of sport finance and the importance of sound financial management in the sport industry. It begins by covering finance basics and the tools and techniques of financial quantification, using current industry examples…

    eBook – 2016-12-15
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Exercise: Integrating Theory and Practice book cover

    The Psychology of Exercise

    Integrating Theory and Practice, 4th Edition

    By Curt L. Lox, Kathleen A. Martin Ginis, Steven J. Petruzzello

    The Psychology of Exercise: Integrating Theory and Practice, fourth edition, continues to weave together theory, research, application, and interventions to provide readers with a solid foundation in exercise psychology. In this comprehensive, accessible, book, the authors apply prominent theories…

    eBook – 2016-12-01
    Routledge

  • Sports Injuries: Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation, Fourth Edition book cover

    Sports Injuries

    Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation, Fourth Edition, 4th Edition

    By Lars Peterson, Per A.F.H. Renstrom

    As more and more people realize the cardiovascular, metabolic, and muscular benefits that regular physical activity provides, the risk for potential injury also increases. In order to provide successful treatment, all persons involved in the management of injury must have a thorough understanding…

    eBook – 2016-11-25
    CRC Press

  • Sport Coaching Concepts: A framework for coaching practice book cover

    Sport Coaching Concepts

    A framework for coaching practice, 2nd Edition

    By John Lyle, Chris Cushion

    Coaching is a vital factor for success in sport at all levels. Sport Coaching Concepts offers a comprehensive introduction to the theoretical issues that underpin sport coaching practice. Now in a fully revised and updated new edition, it explains why a conceptual approach to sport coaching is more…

    eBook – 2016-11-10
    Routledge

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