• Talent Identification and Development in Sport: International Perspectives book cover

    Talent Identification and Development in Sport

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Baker, Steve Cobley, Jörg Schorer

    Identifying talent in athletes and developing that ability to its fullest potential is a central concern of sport scientists, sports coaches and sports policy makers. This book offers a comprehensive synthesis of current knowledge in talent identification and development in sport, from the…

    Paperback – 2011-08-10
    Routledge

  • Coaching Children in Sport book cover

    Coaching Children in Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Stafford

    All coaches working with children will know that they differ substantially from adults in their capabilities, capacity for development and in their ability to meet the demands that sport places upon them. Coaching Children in Sport provides an up-to-date, authoritative and accessible guide to core…

    Paperback – 2011-04-28
    Routledge

  • Adventure Education: An Introduction book cover

    Adventure Education

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Hodgson, Matt Berry

    Adventure Education is a form of experiential learning typically associated with activities involving risk, from cooperative games such as raft building to high adventure activities such as rock climbing. Adventure Education: An Introduction provides a comprehensive introduction to the…

    Paperback – 2011-04-21
    Routledge

  • The Sports Management Toolkit book cover

    The Sports Management Toolkit

    1st Edition

    By Paul Emery

    The Sports Management Toolkit is a practical guide to the most important management tools and techniques available to those working in the sport and leisure industries. Designed to bridge the gap between the classroom and the workplace, it includes ten free-standing chapters, each of which provides…

    Paperback – 2011-04-13
    Routledge

  • Instructional Models in Physical Education book cover

    Instructional Models in Physical Education

    3rd Edition

    By Michael Metzler

    Ensures that physical educators are fully armed with a comprehensive plan for incorporating instructional models in their teaching! Instructional Models for Physical Education has two primary goals for its readers. The first is to familiarize them with the notion of model-based instruction for…

    Paperback – 2011-04-01
    Routledge

  • Sport Pedagogy: An Introduction for Teaching and Coaching book cover

    Sport Pedagogy

    An Introduction for Teaching and Coaching, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Armour

    Sport Pedagogy offers an essential starting point for anyone who cares about sport, education and young people. It offers invaluable theoretical and practical guidance for studying to become an effective teacher or coach, and for anyone who wants to inspire children and young people to engage in…

    Paperback – 2011-03-24
    Routledge

  • Managing Sport Finance book cover

    Managing Sport Finance

    1st Edition

    By Robert Wilson

    All good managers working in sport need to have a clear understanding of the principles of finance and accounting. Whether working in the private, public or voluntary sectors, a firm grasp of the basic concepts and techniques of financial management is essential if a manager is to make effective…

    Paperback – 2011-03-16
    Routledge

  • The Coaching Process: A Practical Guide to Becoming an Effective Sports Coach book cover

    The Coaching Process

    A Practical Guide to Becoming an Effective Sports Coach, 1st Edition

    By Lynn Kidman, Stephanie J. Hanrahan

    In this fresh and engaging introduction to sports coaching, Lynn Kidman and Stephanie Hanrahan guide students through the coaching process. Focusing on the practical aspects of sports coaching, the book helps students to develop their basic technical skills as well as strategies for working with…

    Paperback – 2010-12-13
    Routledge

  • Torkildsen's Sport and Leisure Management book cover

    Torkildsen's Sport and Leisure Management

    6th Edition

    For nearly thirty years George Torkildsen’s classic textbook has been the most comprehensive and engaging introduction to sport and leisure management available to students at all levels. Now in a fully revised sixth edition, it is still the only textbook that covers all the key topics taught…

    Paperback – 2010-11-09
    Routledge

  • Making Sense of Sports book cover

    Making Sense of Sports

    5th Edition

    By Ellis Cashmore, Ellis Cashmore

    Updated, revised and enhanced with new features, the fifth edition of Making Sense of Sports is the biggest and strongest yet. Ellis Cashmore's unique multidisciplinary approach to the study of sports remains the only introduction to combine anthropology, biology, economics, history, philosophy,…

    Paperback – 2010-09-10
    Routledge

  • Events Management book cover

    Events Management

    3rd Edition

    By Glenn A.J. Bowdin, Johnny Allen, William O'Toole, Rob Harris, Ian McDonnell

    Events Management is the must-have introductory text providing a complete A-Z of the principles and practices of planning, managing and staging events. The book: introduces the concepts of event planning and management presents the study of events management within an academic environment…

    Paperback – 2010-08-14
    Routledge
    Events Management

  • The Ethics of Sports: A Reader book cover

    The Ethics of Sports

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike McNamee

    There are few, if any, aspects of contemporary sport that do not raise ethical questions. From on-field relationships between athletes, coaches and officials, to the corporate responsibility of international sports organizations and businesses, ethical considerations permeate sport at every level.…

    Paperback – 2010-06-09
    Routledge

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