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  • Routledge Handbook of Sport and the Environment

    Edited by Brian P. McCullough, Timothy B. Kellison

    The natural environment is a central issue in both academic and wider societal discourse. The global sport industry is not immune from this discussion and has to confront its responsibility to reduce its impact on the natural environment. This book goes further than any other in surveying both the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Social Sustainability for Business

    By Jerry A. Carbo, Viet Dao, Steven J. Haase, M. Blake Hargrove, Ian M. Langella

    Social Sustainability for Business demonstrates the need for a transformational change to the way businesses across the globe operate. What has become the standard accepted "business model" with a focus on corporate profit, shareholder wealth maximization, and GDP growth, is no longer a sustainable…

    Paperback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Olympic Television

    Broadcasting the Biggest Show on Earth

    By Andrew C. Billings, James R. Angelini, Paul J. MacArthur

    As the Olympic spectacle grows, broadcast coverage becomes bigger, more complex and more sophisticated. Part sporting event, part reality show, and part global festival, the Olympics can be seen as both intensely nationalistic and a celebration of a shared sense of international community. This…

    Paperback – 2017-08-22 
    Routledge

  • Festival Encounters

    Theoretical Perspectives on Festival Events

    By Michelle Duffy, Judith Mair

    Festivals and events are of enormous significance to many communities around the world. They can have historic, religious, cultural and traditional significance, and are also important parts of community building. This book focuses on these small scale, non-metropolitan events (i.e. rural, regional…

    Hardback – 2017-08-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

  • Corporate Finance: The Basics

    By Terence C.M. Tse

    Corporate Finance: The Basics is a concise introduction to the inner workings of finance at the company level. It aims to take the fear out of corporate finance and add the fun in, presenting the subject in a way that is simple to grasp and easy to digest. Its aim is to explain – and demystify –…

    Paperback – 2017-08-09 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Tourism, Conflict and Contested Heritage in Former Yugoslavia

    Edited by Josef Ploner, Patrick Naef

    Described as ‘cultural crossroads’ or ‘mosaic’, ‘powder keg’, ‘border’, ‘bridge’ or Europe’s ‘Other’, the region comprising former Yugoslavia has, over time, conjured up ambiguous imaginaries associated with political unrest, national contest and ethnic divide. Since the disintegration of…

    Hardback – 2017-08-04 
    Routledge

  • Exploring Community Festivals and Events

    Edited by Allan Jepson, Alan Clarke

    The development of the festival and event industry has seen large scale growth and extensive government support as a result of objectives to enhance and project the image of place and leverage positive sponsorship and regeneration opportunities. As we move deeper into austerity measures prompted by…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

  • Rituals and Traditional Events in the Modern World

    Edited by Jennifer Laing, Warwick Frost

    Many events have evolved over centuries, drawing on local customs and conditions. However, as the world becomes increasingly globalised, traditional events and the identities they support are increasingly being challenged and rituals may be lost. Reacting against this trend towards homogeneity,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

  • The National Games and National Identity in China

    A History

    By Liu Li, Fan Hong

    The history of China’s National Games reflects both the transformation of elite sport in China and wider Chinese society. This is the first book to describe the origins and development of the National Games through their dynamic relationship with Chinese politics, nationalism and identity in the…

    Hardback – 2017-06-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Sport, Culture and Society

  • The Practical Guide to Organising Events

    By Philip Berners

    The Practical Guide to Organising events is a short, accessible and practical guide on how to successfully plan and organise a variety of event types in a wide range of contexts. The core sections of the text are logically structured around the key stages of event management – pre-event, on-site…

    Paperback – 2017-06-26 
    Routledge

  • Event Design

    Social perspectives and practices

    Edited by Greg Richards, Lénia Marques, Karen Mein

    Events are becoming more complex as their range of functions grows, as meeting places, creative spaces, economic catalysts, social drivers, community builders, image makers, business forums and network nodes. Effective design can produce more successful business models that can help to sustain…

    Paperback – 2017-06-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

  • A Practical Guide to Event Promotion

    By Nigel Jackson, Katie Angliss

    This Practical Guide to Event Promotion offers the reader a short and succinct overview of the range of marketing communication materials from print to social marketing that can be used to promote an event successfully to the correct target markets. It includes invaluable advice on how to identify…

    Paperback – 2017-06-20 
    Routledge

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