Sport and Leisure Management Products

  • Digitial Leisure Cultures

    Critical Perspectives

    Edited by Sandro Carnicelli, David McGillivray, Gayle McPherson

    The digital turn in leisure has opened up a vast array of new opportunities to play, learn, participate and be entertained – opportunities that have transformed what we recognise as leisure. This edited collection provides a significant contribution to our changing understanding of digital leisure…

    Hardback – 2016-08-17 
    Routledge

  • Sport Governance

    An introduction

    By Neil King

    Sport governance has become an increasingly widespread subject for research and teaching in sports studies. This engaging and accessible textbook examines the governance of sport organisations in a changing political, legal, financial and socio-cultural context. It explains how sport organisations…

    Paperback – 2016-08-17 
    Routledge

  • Applied Exercise Psychology

    The Challenging Journey from Motivation to Adherence

    Edited by Selen Razon, Michael Sachs

    This volume highlights the latest research for physical activity behavior change. It provides readers with theoretical bases for understanding and promoting physical activity behavior, interventions to use for promoting physical activity behavior, and the tools for measuring the effectiveness of…

    Paperback – 2016-08-15 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Football Studies

    Edited by John Hughson, Kevin Moore, Ramón Spaaij, Joseph Maguire

    Football is unquestionably the world’s most popular and influential sport. There is no corner of the globe in which the game is not played or followed. More countries are affiliated to FIFA, football’s governing body, than to the United Nations. The sport has therefore become an important component…

    Hardback – 2016-08-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Tourism and Leisure Mobilities

    Politics, work, and play

    Edited by Jillian Rickly, Kevin Hannam, Mary Mostafanezhad

    This book reframes tourism, as well as leisure, within mobilities studies to challenge the limitations that dichotomous understandings of home/away, work/leisure, and host/guest bring. A mobilities approach to tourism and leisure encourages us to think beyond the mobilities of tourists to ways in…

    Hardback – 2016-08-05 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Sport Consumer Behaviour

    Marketing Strategies

    By Daniel C. Funk, Kostas Alexandris, Heath McDonald

    All successful marketing strategies in sport or events must take into account the complex behaviour of consumers. This book offers a complete introduction to consumer behaviour in sport and events, combining theory and cutting-edge research with practical guidance and advice to enable students and…

    Paperback – 2016-07-28 
    Routledge

  • Managing Sport Mega-Events

    Edited by Stephen Frawley

    Managing Sport Mega-Events explores global developments in the management of sport mega-events. Sport mega-events such as the Olympic Games and the Football World Cup have been examined from a number of academic perspectives including history, sociology, politics, urban planning and economics. What…

    Paperback – 2016-07-04 
    Routledge

  • Green Exercise

    Linking Nature, Health and Well-being

    Edited by Jo Barton, Rachel Bragg, Carly Wood, Jules Pretty

    The concept of Green Exercise has now been widely adopted and implies a synergistic health benefit of being active in the presence of nature. This book provides a balanced overview and synthesis text on all aspects of Green Exercise and integrates evidence from many different disciplines including…

    Paperback – 2016-06-14 
    Routledge

  • Sports Agents and Labour Markets

    Evidence from World Football

    By Giambattista Rossi, Anna Semens, Jean Francois Brochard

    The sports agent has become a highly significant figure in contemporary sport business. The role of the agent is essential to our understanding of labour markets and labour relations in an increasingly globalised sports industry. Drawing on extensive empirical research into football around the…

    Hardback – 2016-06-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport Business and Management

  • Understanding the Olympics

    2nd Edition

    By John Horne, Garry Whannel

    The Olympic Games is unquestionably the greatest sporting event in the world, with billions of viewers across the globe. How did the Olympics evolve into this multi-national phenomenon? How can the Olympics help us to understand the relationship between sport and society? What will be the impact…

    Paperback – 2016-05-26 
    Routledge

  • Dispute Resolution in Sport

    Athletes, Law and Arbitration

    By David McArdle

    An increasing number of sport disputes are being resolved by way of arbitration. This is the first book to critically examine the processes and benefits of sportspecific arbitration as compared to litigation. The book explores, in depth, the development of alternative dispute resolutions in sports,…

    Paperback – 2016-05-22 
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • Football and Migration

    Perspectives, Places, Players

    Edited by Richard Elliott, John Harris

    Football is an incredibly powerful case study of globalization and an extremely useful lens through which to study and understand contemporary processes of international migration. This is the first book to focus on the increasingly complex series of migratory processes that contour the…

    Paperback – 2016-05-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

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