Taylor & Francis India: Sport and Leisure Studies

  • The Economics of Sport and Recreation: An Economic Analysis book cover

    The Economics of Sport and Recreation

    An Economic Analysis, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Taylor, Chris Gratton

    The Economics of Sport and Recreation provides a much needed and up-to-date analysis of sport's contribution to the global economy. This new edition covers all aspects of the economics of sport and recreation but gives prominence to the staggering rise of the commercial sector over the last decade.…

    Paperback – 2000-08-11

  • Stress in College Athletics: Causes, Consequences, Coping book cover

    Stress in College Athletics

    Causes, Consequences, Coping, 1st Edition

    By Robert E Stevens, David L Loudon, Deborah A Yow, William W Bowden, James H Humphrey

    Stress in College Athletics: Causes, Consequences, Coping addresses the causes and consequences of stress in college sports and offers effective coping mechanisms that will help individuals understand and control stressors and emotions in their environment. Athletic administrators, coaches, student…

    Paperback – 2000-05-25

  • Sport, Health and Drugs: A Critical Sociological Perspective book cover

    Sport, Health and Drugs

    A Critical Sociological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Ivan Waddington, Andy Smith

    Why do many athletes risk their careers by taking performance enhancing drugs? Do the highly competitive pressures elite sports teach athletes to win at any cost? In order to understand the complex relationships between sport and other aspects of society, it is necessary to strip away our…

    Paperback – 2000-05-01

  • Ethics and Sport book cover

    Ethics and Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by M.J. McNamee, S.J. Parry

    The issues surrounding ethical controversies in sport are often touched on in the popular media. This book by leading international scholars in philosophy and the philosophy of sport provides systematic treatment of the ethics of sport from a range of perspectives. Part one includes essays which…

    Paperback – 1998-04-23
    Ethics and Sport

  • Moving the Goalposts: A History of Sport and Society in Britain since 1945 book cover

    Moving the Goalposts

    A History of Sport and Society in Britain since 1945, 1st Edition

    By Martin Polley

    Martin Polley provides a survey of sport in Britain since 1945 and examines sport's place in British culture. He discusses issues of class, gender, race, commerce and politics, as well as analysing contemporary sport.…

    Paperback – 1998-01-08

  • Sport and Leisure in Social Thought book cover

    Sport and Leisure in Social Thought

    1st Edition

    By Grant Jarvie, Joseph Maguire

    This much needed book examines all of the major traditions of social thought to clearly show their influence in our understanding of sport and leisure.…

    Paperback – 1994-11-03

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