Sports & Leisure Studies: Sport and Leisure Management

  • Introduction to Sport Marketing: Second edition book cover

    Introduction to Sport Marketing

    Second edition, 2nd Edition

    By Aaron C.T. Smith, Bob Stewart

    Introduction to Sport Marketing is an accessible and engaging introduction to key concepts and best practice in sport marketing. Aimed at students with little or no prior knowledge of marketing, the book outlines a step-by-step framework for effective sport marketing, from conducting market…

    Paperback – 2015-01-06
    Routledge
    Sport Management Series

  • Ambush Marketing in Sports book cover

    Ambush Marketing in Sports

    1st Edition

    By Gerd Nufer

    Ambush marketing is a strategy by which a company or organisation uses their marketing communications to associate themselves with an event without being an official sponsor or authorised partner or licensee. It has become a particular concern in the marketing of major sports events, with…

    Paperback – 2014-12-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Sports Marketing Series

  • Research Methods for Sports Studies: Third Edition book cover

    Research Methods for Sports Studies

    Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    By Chris Gratton, Dr Ian Jones, Ian Jones

    Research Methods for Sports Studies is a comprehensive, engaging and practical textbook that provides a complete grounding in both qualitative and quantitative research methods for the sports studies student. Leading the reader step-by-step through the entire research process, from identifying a…

    Paperback – 2014-12-17
    Routledge

  • Sports Journalism: A Multimedia Primer book cover

    Sports Journalism

    A Multimedia Primer, 2nd Edition

    By Rob Steen

    Sports Journalism is a comprehensive guide to the purpose, principles and practice of this unique profession. Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, including important new material on social media and the rise of on-line journalism, this is still the only book to explore the…

    Paperback – 2014-12-08
    Routledge

  • Security and Sport Mega Events: A complex relation book cover

    Security and Sport Mega Events

    A complex relation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Diamantis Mastrogiannakis, Christian Dorville

    This edition stresses some critical reflectons regarding security policies before and during Sport Events in our contemporary era of generalized insecurity. Sport competitions at the national, European and global levels have evolved in terms of economic investment, social importance and…

    Hardback – 2014-11-27
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • Sports Marketing: A Strategic Perspective, 5th edition book cover

    Sports Marketing

    A Strategic Perspective, 5th edition, 5th Edition

    By Matthew D. Shank, Mark R. Lyberger

    Now in a fully revised and updated 5th edition, Sports Marketing: A Strategic Perspective is the most authoritative, comprehensive and engaging introduction to sports marketing currently available. It is the only introductory textbook to adopt a strategic approach, explaining clearly how every…

    Paperback – 2014-11-21
    Routledge

  • Youth Development in Football: Lessons from the world’s best academies book cover

    Youth Development in Football

    Lessons from the world’s best academies, 1st Edition

    By Mark Nesti, Chris Sulley

    The identification and development of talented young players has become a central concern of football clubs at all levels of the professional game, as well as for national and international governing bodies. This is the first book to offer a comprehensive survey and assessment of youth development…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge

  • Research Methods for Sport Management book cover

    Research Methods for Sport Management

    1st Edition

    By James Skinner, Allan Edwards, Ben Corbett

    Research methods courses have become a compulsory component of most degree programs in sport management. This is the first introductory research methods textbook to focus exclusively on sport management. Through the use of examples, cases and data taken from the real world of sport management it…

    Paperback – 2014-11-03
    Routledge
    Foundations of Sport Management

  • Human Resource Management for the Event Industry book cover

    Human Resource Management for the Event Industry

    2nd Edition

    By Lynn Van Der Wagen, Lauren White

    Human Resource Management for Events still remains the only text to introduce students to the unique application of HR principles in the context of a highly complex event environment. Linking theory, research and application it looks at the purpose and processes of managing such a sizable &…

    Paperback – 2014-10-23
    Routledge
    Events Management

  • The Olympic Games: Meeting New Global Challenges book cover

    The Olympic Games: Meeting New Global Challenges

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Hassan, Shakya Mitra

    As the world’s greatest sporting event, the Olympic Games has always commanded intrigue, analysis and comment in equal measure. This book looks to celebrate the significance of the Olympics, their historical impact, controversies that presently surround them and their possible future direction. It…

    Hardback – 2014-10-03
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • 'Cultural Life', Disability, Inclusion and Citizenship: Moving Beyond Leisure in Isolation book cover

    'Cultural Life', Disability, Inclusion and Citizenship

    Moving Beyond Leisure in Isolation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Darcy, Jerome F. Singleton

    Disability is a complex multidimensional social construct where the type of disability and the level of support of individuals needs to be considered within leisure provision. In a leisure context, people with a disability often face a multitude of constraints to participation. However, when…

    Hardback – 2014-09-26
    Routledge

  • Complexity and Control in Team Sports: Dialectics in contesting human systems book cover

    Complexity and Control in Team Sports

    Dialectics in contesting human systems, 1st Edition

    By Felix Lebed, Michael Bar-Eli

    Complexity and Control in Team Sports is the first book to apply complex systems theory to ‘soccer-like’ team games (including basketball, handball and hockey) and to present a framework for understanding and managing the elite sports team as a multi-level complex system. Conventional…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

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