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  • A Sceptic's Guide to Sports Science: Confronting myths of the health and fitness industry book cover

    A Sceptic's Guide to Sports Science

    Confronting myths of the health and fitness industry, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas B Tiller

    The global health and fitness industry is worth an estimated $4 trillion; we spend $90 billion/year on health club memberships and $100 billion/year on dietary supplements. In this industrial climate, meagre regulations on the products we’re sold (the supplements, fad-diets, training programs,…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge

  • The Economics of Recreation, Leisure and Tourism book cover

    The Economics of Recreation, Leisure and Tourism

    6th Edition

    By John Tribe

    One of the leading texts in the field, The Economics of Recreation, Leisure and Tourism is the ideal introduction to the fundamentals of economics in these industries, helping you to enjoy and pass an economics module as part of tourism, recreation, events or sport management degrees. International…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Sports Publicity: A Practical Approach book cover

    Sports Publicity

    A Practical Approach, 3rd Edition

    By Joe Favorito

    Effective communications are essential for all sport organisations. In this fully revised and updated third edition of his ground-breaking guide to communications in sports, Joe Favorito introduces the skills, knowledge and techniques needed to become a successful communicator. Favorito outlines…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Developing Sport for Women and Girls book cover

    Developing Sport for Women and Girls

    1st Edition

    Edited by Emma Sherry, Katie Rowe

    Women and girls are often excluded from organised sport or face challenges in accessing sport or developing within sport. This is the first book to focus on sport development for women and girls. It provides a theoretical and practical framework for readers in the emerging field of sport…

    Paperback – 2020-03-20 
    Routledge

  • Managing Sport Across Borders book cover

    Managing Sport Across Borders

    1st Edition

    Edited by Annaliese Goslin, Darlene A. Kluka, Rosa Lopéz de D'Amico, Karen Danylchuk

    Sport is both a global business and a vehicle for social inclusion and community development. This book examines key performance areas in sport management that cut across cultural, economic and geographical borders, from both commercial and social justice perspectives. Written by leading sport…

    Hardback – 2020-03-13 
    Routledge
    ICSSPE Perspectives

  • Digital Food Cultures book cover

    Digital Food Cultures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah Lupton, Zeena Feldman

    This book explores the interrelations between food, technology and knowledge-sharing practices in producing digital food cultures. Digital Food Cultures adopts an innovative approach to examine representations and practices related to food across a variety of digital media: blogs and vlogs (video…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12 
    Routledge
    Critical Food Studies

  • Routledge Handbook of Adapted Physical Education book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Adapted Physical Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Justin A. Haegele, Samuel R. Hodge, Deborah R. Shapiro

    This handbook represents the first comprehensive and evidence-based review of theory, research, and practice in the field of adapted physical education (APE). Exploring philosophical and foundational aspects of APE, the book outlines the main conceptual frameworks informing research and…

    Hardback – 2020-02-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Routledge Handbook of Global Sport book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Global Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Nauright, Sarah Zipp

    The story of global sport is the story of expansion from local development to globalized industry, from recreational to marketised activity. Alongside that, each sport has its own distinctive history, sub-cultures, practices and structures. This ambitious new volume offers state-of-the-art…

    Hardback – 2020-01-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Routledge Handbook of Sport Governance book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sport Governance

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Shilbury, Lesley Ferkins

    The Routledge Handbook of Sport Governance is a comprehensive and authoritative survey of the wide range of issues shaping sport governance. It considers the evolution of the sport industry from a largely amateur, volunteer-driven sector into the globalised business that it is today and examines…

    Hardback – 2020-01-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Theory of Gymnastics book cover

    The Theory of Gymnastics

    1st Edition

    By J. Lindhard

    First published in 1939, this volume translated into English the Danish work ‘Den Specielle Gymnastrikteon’. Its author, Professor Lindhard, noted the still-young field of theoretical gymnastics in comparison to its physical counterpart, with the only prior major work being that of Ling from 1800.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Music as Atmosphere: Collective Feelings and Affective Sounds book cover

    Music as Atmosphere

    Collective Feelings and Affective Sounds, 1st Edition

    Edited by Friedlind Riedel, Juha Torvinen

    Music as Atmosphere – Collective Feelings and Affective Sounds is the first collection of essays on music, sound, and atmosphere. The volume assembles an impressively cross-disciplinary panoply of scholars from music studies, sound studies, philosophy, and media studies, all of whom investigate…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Ambiances, Atmospheres and Sensory Experiences of Spaces

  • Inclusive Physical Education Around the World: Origins, Cultures, Practices book cover

    Inclusive Physical Education Around the World

    Origins, Cultures, Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sandra Heck, Martin E. Block

    Inclusive Physical Education Around the World is the first book to survey inclusive physical education worldwide, to examine the history of inclusive physical education across different regions, and to compare their policy, practice and educational cultures. Featuring the work of leading…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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