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  • The Price of Patronage

    Commerce, Culture and Exchange

    By Nicky Ryan

    In the art world the relationships between private collections, public museums, commercial galleries and auction houses have become increasingly complex. This book maps out and examines this network by focusing on the practices of contemporary patronage. It shows how government and private…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Football Business and Management

    Edited by Simon Chadwick, Daniel Parnell, Paul Widdop, Christos Anagnostopoulos

    Soccer is the world’s most valuable sport, generating bigger revenues, as well as being watched and played by more people, than any other. It is virtually impossible to understand the business of sport without understanding the football industry. This book surveys contemporary football in…

    Hardback – 2018-11-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Leveraging Disability Sport Events

    Impacts, Promises, and Possibilities

    By Laura Misener, Gayle McPherson, David McGillivray, David Legg

    This empirically-grounded text examines the policy, planning, development and implementation of disability sport events. It draws insights from a major international comparative study of different types of large multi-national sporting events: integrated events where able-bodied athletes and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-24 
    Routledge
    Disability Sport and Physical Activity Cultures

  • Sport Development in Action

    Plan, Programme and Practice

    By Alec Astle, Sarah Leberman, Geoff Watson

    This practical textbook explains the sport development process from a practitioner’s viewpoint, showing what actually works, how and why. Focusing on the development of sport, the book considers the efforts of sport organisations to revitalise their sports at a community level to ensure their…

    Paperback – 2018-09-12 
    Routledge

  • Sport and Architecture

    By Benjamin S. Flowers

    Sport and architecture are two elements of contemporary life that have a broad and profound impact on the world around us. The role architecture plays in shaping buildings and societies has occupied historians for centuries. Likewise, the cultural, economic, and political importance of sport is the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-09 
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Sport

  • Contemporary Sport Marketing

    Global perspectives

    Edited by James J. Zhang, Brenda G. Pitts

    The international nature of the sport industry requires a global approach to sport marketing practices. Organisations need to develop a good understanding of the laws, regulations, values and norms of the countries and cultures in which they operate. This book brings together world-leading sport…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09 
    Routledge
    World Association for Sport Management Series

  • The Shape of Wine

    Its Packaging Evolution

    By Henry H. Work

    Grape wine has been produced for at least 4,000 years, having been aged, stored and transported in every conceivable type of vessel. Its seductiveness has been enhanced by this packaging: primarily three strikingly different containers – amphorae, wooden barrels and glass bottles. Henry H. Work…

    Paperback – 2018-07-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of Gastronomy, Food and Drink

  • Multidisciplinarity

    Projects for Social Change in Art and Culture

    By Luisa Santos

    In Manifesto for an Independent Revolutionary Art André Breton and Diego Rivera, under the effects of German fascism and Russian Stalinism in society, argued that art can only impact society and be revolutionary if it becomes independent of any social constructs. Almost six decades later, in the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-27
    Routledge
    Complexity and Interdisciplinarity in Project Management

  • Global Sport Management

    Contemporary issues and inquiries

    Edited by Brenda G. Pitts, James J. Zhang

    The international nature of the sport industry presents many management challenges and opportunities for sport organisations. This book brings together cutting-edge research from leading sport management scholars around the world, surveying a wide range of topics and issues facing the sport…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    World Association for Sport Management Series

  • The Mid-Twentieth-Century Concert Pianist

    An English Experience

    By Julian Hellaby

    In this book, Julian Hellaby presents a detailed study of English piano playing and career management as it was in the middle years of the twentieth century. Making regular comparisons with early twenty-first-century practice, the author examines career-launching mechanisms, such as auditions and…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2018-05-16
    Routledge
    Foundations of Sport Management

  • Arts Leadership

    Creating Sustainable Arts Organizations

    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…

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

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