Taylor & Francis India: Sports and Leisure

  • Developmental and Adapted Physical Education: Making Ability Count book cover

    Developmental and Adapted Physical Education

    Making Ability Count, 6th Edition

    By Michael Horvat, Ronald Croce, Caterina Pesce, Ashley Eason Fallaize

    Now in a fully revised and updated 6th edition, reflecting changes in legislation and cutting-edge research, this is a complete introduction to adapted physical education, from the underpinning science to practical teaching strategies and program design. The book covers a broader range of…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Olympic Stadia: Past, Present and Future book cover

    Olympic Stadia

    Past, Present and Future, 1st Edition

    By Geraint John, Dave Parker

    Olympic Stadia provides a comprehensive account of the development of stadia including but not limited to: developments in running tracks, the introduction of lighting, improvements in spectator viewing standards and the introduction of roofs. Written by a world-renowned expert on sports…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Essential Skills for Managers of Child-Centred Settings book cover

    Essential Skills for Managers of Child-Centred Settings

    3rd Edition

    By Shelly Newstead, Emma Isles-Buck

    Managers in child-centred settings need to be able to draw on a wide range of personal and professional skills to ensure that they are providing the best possible service. Now in its third edition, Essential Skills for Managers of Child-Centred Settings looks at how you can develop the key…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Sports in African History, Politics, and Identity Formation book cover

    Sports in African History, Politics, and Identity Formation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael John Gennaro, Saheed Aderinto

    Sport holds significant value and has an intricate relationship with many components of African societies throughout history. For many Africans, sports are a way of life, a site of cultural heroes, a way out of poverty and social mobility, and a site for leisurely play. This volume explores…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Exploring Sport and Leisure Disasters: A Socio-Legal Perspective book cover

    Exploring Sport and Leisure Disasters

    A Socio-Legal Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Hazel J. Hartley

    First published in 2001. This book provides a socio-legal analysis of disasters by setting out two sport and leisure disasters (the 1989 Hillsborough and Marchioness disasters) and considering them in their broader legal/political/economic and policy contexts. It bases the analysis on in-depth…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Leisure Studies

  • Understanding Leisure book cover

    Understanding Leisure

    1st Edition

    By Les Haywood, Francis Kew, Peter Bramham, John Spink, John Capenerhurst, Ian Henry

    First published in 1989. Understanding Leisure is a readable introductory analysis of the key elements in the study of leisure. This includes leisure concepts and dimensions of leisure, its activity forms, participants, provision, and leisure futures, leisure and social theory. A collaborative work…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Freedom and Constraint: The Paradoxes of Leisure book cover

    Freedom and Constraint

    The Paradoxes of Leisure, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fred Coalter

    First published in 1989. In the climate of long-term unemployment, early retirement, and technology that is seen to threaten jobs, 'leisure’ has been presented as the solution to a multitude of social problems. The essays in this collection represent the most important arguments on the problems,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Stress and Recovery in Sport: A Manual for Testing and Assessment book cover

    Stress and Recovery in Sport

    A Manual for Testing and Assessment, 1st Edition

    By Michael Kellmann, Sarah Kölling

    Balancing training, stress and recovery is essential for achieving optimal performance. The performance of athletes can be severely compromised by underrecovery, injuries, prolonged periods of competition, or even life events outside their sporting lives. The current recovery-stress state depends…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21 
    Routledge

  • Human Fatigue: Evolution, Health and Disease book cover

    Human Fatigue

    Evolution, Health and Disease, 1st Edition

    By Frank Marino

    Fatigue is a condition spanning the breadth of human functioning in health and disease and is a central concern in sport and exercise. Even so we are yet to fully understand its causes. One reason for this lack of understanding is that we seldom consider fatigue from an evolutionary perspective -…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Routledge Handbook of Global Sports Law book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Global Sports Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Gardiner, John T. Wolohan

    The book maps out the contemporary regulatory terrain and connected issues shaping transnational and international sports law. With original papers written by internationally recognised experts in the field the volume is a landmark contribution to the scholarly, regulatory and judicial analysis of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Physical Activity and Student Learning book cover

    Physical Activity and Student Learning

    1st Edition

    By Tara Stevens

    Paperback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Ed Psych Insights

  • The Global Sport Economy: Contemporary Issues book cover

    The Global Sport Economy

    Contemporary Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michel Desbordes, Pascal Aymar, Christopher Hautbois

    The global sports economy is undergoing rapid evolution. This book examines the global sports ecosystem through three of its central pillars: sport marketing, sports equipment manufacture and sales, and sport governance and organisation. By focusing on these three themes the book presents a nuanced…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport Business and Management

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