Sports & Leisure Studies: Sports Development

  • Routledge Handbook of Elite Sport Performance book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Elite Sport Performance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dave Collins, Andrew Cruickshank, Geir Jordet

    The Routledge Handbook of Elite Sport Performance is the first book to examine a broad span of performance and support issues in contemporary elite sport; including coaching, sports science and medicine, leadership and management, operating in different societies, living in the system as a…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Sport Policy and Development: An Introduction book cover

    Sport Policy and Development

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Bloyce, Andy Smith

    Now in a fully revised, expanded and updated second edition, Sport Policy and Development introduces the complex relationships between modern sport, policy, development and other aspects of wider society. It clearly explains the wider policy context that frames the governance and management of…

    Paperback – 2019-06-15 

  • The World Anti-Doping Code: Fit for Purpose? book cover

    The World Anti-Doping Code

    Fit for Purpose?, 1st Edition

    By Lovely Dasgupta

    Following the recent doping scandals that have brought the highest echelons of international sport into disrepute, this book examines the elitism at the core of the World Anti-Doping Agency and considers how the current World Anti-Doping Code might be restructured. Analysing the correlation between…

    Hardback – 2019-05-16 
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Sports Nutrition for Paralympic Athletes, Second Edition book cover

    Sports Nutrition for Paralympic Athletes, Second Edition

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Broad

    Participation rates in Paralympic sports have increased rapidly in recent years, and continues to grow. Many sports nutrition professionals are challenged by their lack of knowledge of both the functional limitations and the required alterations to training of the athlete with an impairment. This…

    Hardback – 2019-05-02 
    CRC Press

  • Global Sport Leadership book cover

    Global Sport Leadership

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Frawley, Laura Misener, Daniel Lock, Nico Schulenkorf

    This book explores the global developments in sport leadership and practice. Drawing on the vast and ever growing leadership literature, the book examines advances in leadership theory and practice in the context of the challenges faced by those working in global sport management positions. The…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge Research in Sport Business and Management

  • Globalized Sport Management in Diverse Cultural Contexts book cover

    Globalized Sport Management in Diverse Cultural Contexts

    1st Edition

    Edited by James J. Zhang, Brenda G. Pitts

    Cross-cultural management is an important facet of the globalized sport industry. Sport managers must be skilled at working with individuals from diverse cultures and aware of the key issues affecting sport on a global level. This book brings together cutting-edge research from leading sport…

    Hardback – 2019-04-24 

  • Sport, Education and Corporatisation: Spaces of Connection, Contestation and Creativity book cover

    Sport, Education and Corporatisation

    Spaces of Connection, Contestation and Creativity, 1st Edition

    By Geoffery Z. Kohe, Holly Collison

    Using an interdisciplinary approach, Sport, Education and Corporatisation offers an important critique of the intersection between sport organisations, commercial agendas and educational development. It reveals a discomforting interplay between sector stakeholders that has been normalised via…

    Hardback – 2019-03-25 
    Routledge Focus on Sport, Culture and Society

  • Junior and Youth Grassroots Football Culture: The Forgotten Game book cover

    Junior and Youth Grassroots Football Culture

    The Forgotten Game, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jimmy O'Gorman

    Football is ubiquitously acknowledged as ‘The Global Game’ and/or ‘The People’s Game’ – everyday all-encompassing terms familiar to anyone with an interest in football which illustrate, albeit nebulously, the game’s international reach and popularity. Yet much academic and popular attention has…

    Paperback – 2019-03-18 

  • Routledge Handbook of Global Sports Law book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Global Sports Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Gardiner, John T. Wolohan

    The book maps out the contemporary regulatory terrain and connected issues shaping transnational and international sports law. With original papers written by internationally recognised experts in the field the volume is a landmark contribution to the scholarly, regulatory and judicial analysis of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Lifestyle Sports and Public Policy book cover

    Lifestyle Sports and Public Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Turner, Sandro Carnicelli

    Lifestyle Sports and Public Policy is the first book to develop a comprehensive understanding of the interplay between lifestyle sports and the public policy environment which frames and regulates them. Drawing on a wide range of lifestyle sports from across the globe, including parkour,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-11 

  • International Sports Volunteering book cover

    International Sports Volunteering

    1st Edition

    Edited by Angela M. Benson, Nicholas Wise

    Sport volunteering is becoming an increasingly popular motive for international travel. Many tourism organisations now advertise sport volunteering projects, with colleges and universities also offering students the opportunity to participate in similar projects abroad. This is the first book to…

    Paperback – 2019-03-11 

  • Elite Soccer Referees: Officiating in the Premier League, La Liga and Serie A book cover

    Elite Soccer Referees

    Officiating in the Premier League, La Liga and Serie A, 1st Edition

    By Tom Webb

    Soccer is undeniably the most popular sport in the world. While we know much about its high-profile players and their increasing wealth and global influence, we know little about referees and the ways in which refereeing has changed throughout the history of the sport. This book provides an…

    Paperback – 2019-03-11 

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