Sports & Leisure Studies

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46Series in Sports & Leisure Studies

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  • Gender, Sport, and the Role of Alter Ego in Roller Derby book cover

    Gender, Sport, and the Role of Alter Ego in Roller Derby

    By Colleen Arendt

    Gender, Sport and the Role of the Alter Ego in Roller Derby focuses on the resurgence of roller derby by examining the appeal and dedication to a sport that combines the masculine aggression and physicality of sport with a more feminine, or alternative, style of organizing and community building.…

    Hardback – 2018-07-11
    Routledge
    Focus on Global Gender and Sexuality

  • Golf Turf Management book cover

    Golf Turf Management

    By Lambert McCarty

    Golf Turf Management provides information on major agronomic and economic topics related to building and maintaining a viable golf course. The book features basic and applied information on available grasses including selection and use; applied turfgrass physiology; soils and soil amendments;…

    Paperback – 2018-07-09
    CRC Press

  • Digital Sports Journalism book cover

    Digital Sports Journalism

    By Charles M. Lambert

    Digital Sports Journalism gives detailed guidance on a range of digital practices for producing content for smartphones and websites. Each chapter discusses a skill that has become essential for sports journalists today, with student-friendly features throughout to support learning. These include…

    Paperback – 2018-07-05
    Routledge

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  • David Varley, Senior Editor

    David commissions books in every area of sport and exercise science, including physiology, biomechanics, psychology, nutrition, strength and conditioning, sports injury, sports coaching, motor control and skill acquisition, performance analysis and physical activity and health. Working out of the US but with a global remit and portfolio of authors, he commissions books at all levels including Handbooks, Textbooks, and research books.

  • Simon Whitmore, Publisher - Sport and Leisure

    Simon commissions books in the social sciences as applied to sport, exercise and leisure, including sport business and management, sport media, sport development, sociology of sport, history of sport, philosophy and ethics of sport, Olympic studies, leisure studies, sports coaching, physical education, physical activity and health, and research methods. Working out of the UK but with a global portfolio of authors and projects, he commissions books at all levels, including textbooks, handbooks, and research monographs.

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