Sports Development Products

  • Sport and Communities

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Hassan, Sean Brown

    Over the past three decades there has been widespread commitment to an understanding that sport can play a key role in community development. The role of sport within communities has been promoted with a wide range of goals such as environmental considerations, encouragement of civic pride,…

    Hardback – 2014-06-26
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • Sport and Social Exclusion

    Second edition, 2nd Edition

    By Mike Collins

    Tackling social exclusion should be a central aim of any civilised social policy. In this meticulously revised and updated new edition of his groundbreaking study, Sport and Social Exclusion, Mike Collins has assembled a vast array of new evidence from a range of global sources to demonstrate how…

    Paperback – 2014-06-16
    Routledge

  • Sport and Social Exclusion in Global Society

    1st Edition

    By Ramón Spaaij, Jonathan Magee, Ruth Jeanes

    Social exclusion is one of the most pressing challenges in post-industrial societies, encompassing economic, social, cultural and political dimensions. This important new book critically examines the relationship between sport and social exclusion, from global and cross-cultural perspectives. The…

    Paperback – 2014-06-10
    Routledge

  • Sports Governance, Development and Corporate Responsibility

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara Segaert, Marc Theeboom, Christiane Timmerman, Bart Vanreusel

    The call for sport organizations and organizers to take up social responsibilities is reflected in a wide variety of sport-related practices. This book critically examines sport-related social interventions in different cultural settings, such as promoting local community-building by sport. Social…

    Paperback – 2014-06-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Disability in the Global Sport Arena

    A Sporting Chance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jill M. Le Clair

    Sport is often at the centre of battles for rights to inclusion linked to class, race and gender, and this book explores struggles centred on disability in different cultural settings in Europe, North America, Africa, Asia and Oceania. It challenges oversights and assumptions about the ‘normal’…

    Paperback – 2014-04-24
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • Sport Management Cultures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vassil Girginov

    This is the first book to address the link between culture and sport management. The aim is to demonstrate that culture profoundly affects how we research, teach and practice sport management. The book engages with the concept of culture both as an abstract analytical category and specific beliefs…

    Paperback – 2014-04-24
    Routledge

  • FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association)

    The Men, the Myths and the Money, 1st Edition

    By Alan Tomlinson

    Founded in 1904 by representatives of the sporting organisations of six European nations then expanding into the Americas, Asia and Africa FIFA has developed to become one of the most high profile and lucrative businesses in the global consumer and cultural industry.  Recent years however have…

    Paperback – 2014-03-31
    Routledge

  • Case Studies in Physical Education

    Real World Preparation for Teaching, 1st Edition

    By Sandra A Stroot

    Case Studies in Physical Education, Revised Edition, applies the case study method to the field of physical education, where it is an effective means for future teachers to explore challenging scenarios that they are likely to encounter in their careers. These engaging, reader-friendly case studies…

    Paperback – 2014-03-31
    Routledge

  • Pedagogical Cases in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Armour

    Pedagogical Cases in Physical Education and Youth Sport is a completely new kind of resource for students and practitioners working in physical education or youth sport. The book consists of 20 richly described cases of individual young learners, each written by a team of authors with diverse…

    Paperback – 2014-01-20
    Routledge

  • Complex Systems in Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Davids, Robert Hristovski, Duarte Araújo, Natalia Balague Serre, Chris Button, Pedro Passos

    Complex systems in nature are those with many interacting parts, all capable of influencing global system outcomes. There is a growing body of research that has modeled sport performance from a complexity sciences perspective, studying the behavior of individual athletes and sports teams as…

    Hardback – 2013-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Doing Real World Research in Sports Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andy Smith, Ivan Waddington

    Traditional research methods textbooks tend to present an idealized and simplistic picture of the research process. This ground-breaking text however, features leading international sport researchers explaining how they actually carried out their real life research projects, highlighting the…

    Paperback – 2013-10-31
    Routledge

  • Paralympics and Disability Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brett Smith

    Academic research on the Paralympics and disability sport is growing. University courses, governing bodies, and sporting organisations are also witnessing a rise of interest in disabled sport. This book is therefore timely and of importance. Written by leading scholars, it addresses a variety of…

    Hardback – 2013-07-03
    Routledge

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