• Emerging Technologies in Sport: Implications for Sport Management book cover

    Emerging Technologies in Sport

    Implications for Sport Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cheryl Mallen

    Advances in technology have always had a significant impact on sport. This book surveys the next generation of emerging technologies and considers how sport managers, governing bodies and officials can meet the challenges that they pose for sport competition, participation and events. It explores…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport Business and Management

  • Maximising Performance in Hot Environments: A Problem-Based Learning Approach book cover

    Maximising Performance in Hot Environments

    A Problem-Based Learning Approach, 1st Edition

    By Christopher J. Tyler

    Ensuring high levels of performance and safety in hot climates is a key consideration for sport scientists and coaches. Maximising Performance in Hot Environments is the first book with a project-based approach to focus solely on exercise in this common climactic condition, providing students and…

    Paperback – 2019-03-11
    Routledge

  • Convergent Wrestling: Participatory Culture, Transmedia Storytelling, and Intertextuality in the Squared Circle book cover

    Convergent Wrestling

    Participatory Culture, Transmedia Storytelling, and Intertextuality in the Squared Circle, 1st Edition

    Edited by CarrieLynn D. Reinhard, Christopher J. Olson

    This book examines how the current era of "convergence" has affected, and is reflected in, the world of professional wrestling, which combines several different genres, including drama, action, comedy, horror, science fiction, and even romance. Professional wrestling’s business practices exist…

    Hardback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

  • Slow Tourism, Food and Cities: Pace and the Search for the

    Slow Tourism, Food and Cities

    Pace and the Search for the "Good Life", 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Clancy

    Slow Food began in the late 1980s as a response to the spread of fast food establishments and as a larger statement against globalization and the perceived deterioration of modern life. Since then, slow practices have permeated into other areas, including cities and territories and travel and…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism

  • Anticipation and Decision Making in Sport book cover

    Anticipation and Decision Making in Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by A. Mark Williams, Robin C. Jackson

    The ability to anticipate and make accurate decisions in a timely manner is fundamental to high-level performance in sport. This is the first book to identify the underlying science behind anticipation and decision making in sport, enhancing our scientific understanding of these phenomena…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01
    Routledge

  • Youth Sport and Social Capital: Bleachers and Boardrooms book cover

    Youth Sport and Social Capital

    Bleachers and Boardrooms, 1st Edition

    By Sean F. Brown

    This book examines the youth sport parent experience through the lens of social capital, a cornerstone social science concept of the past 30 years. Social capital reflects the value of one’s social networks, and the actual and potential benefits – and costs – of relationships. Bringing together a…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • Being Disabled, Becoming a Champion book cover

    Being Disabled, Becoming a Champion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicolas Bancel, Julie Cornaton, Anne Marcellini

    Being Disabled, Becoming a Champion is an accessible presentation of current European research on the most recent evolutions in sports for people with disabilities, demonstrating knowledge developed from the field of sports practices of people with disabilities. It covers three interrelated themes…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • Athlete Learning in Elite Sport: A Cultural Framework book cover

    Athlete Learning in Elite Sport

    A Cultural Framework, 1st Edition

    Edited by Natalie Barker-Ruchti

    Elite athletes lead a particular way of life, which creates significant learning and shapes their selves. This is the first sociological-pedagogical text to conceptualise athlete learning in elite sport and across athletic careers. It outlines theories of learning and argues for a cultural…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sports Coaching

  • The Constraints-Led Approach: Principles for Sports Coaching and Practice Design book cover

    The Constraints-Led Approach

    Principles for Sports Coaching and Practice Design, 1st Edition

    By Ian Renshaw, Keith Davids, Daniel Newcombe, Will Roberts

    For the last 25 years, a constraints-based framework has helped to inform the way that many sport scientists seek to understand performance, learning design and the development of expertise and talent in sport. The Constraints-Led Approach: Principles for Sports Coaching and Practice Design…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Constraints-Based Methodologies in Sport

  • Football, Fandom and Consumption book cover

    Football, Fandom and Consumption

    1st Edition

    By Oliver Brooks

    Modern football is an industry and capitalism is its engine. However, this book argues for a more nuanced understanding of contemporary football culture and the (self-)identity of football fans. Drawing on original ethnographic research conducted with fans at all levels, from international to lower…

    Hardback – 2019-02-19
    Routledge
    Critical Research in Football

  • Active Sport Tourism: Global Insights and Future Directions book cover

    Active Sport Tourism

    Global Insights and Future Directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heather J. Gibson, Matthew Lamont, Millicent Kennelly, Richard J. Buning

    This volume serves to expand theory-driven understandings of active sport tourism by showcasing five empirical studies examining a variety of active sport tourism contexts. These include table tennis at the World Veteran’s Championships, ultramarathon, running/cycling/triathlon, skiing/snowboarding…

    Hardback – 2019-02-19
    Routledge

  • Diversity and Inclusion in Sport Organizations: A Multilevel Perspective book cover

    Diversity and Inclusion in Sport Organizations

    A Multilevel Perspective, 4th Edition

    By George B. Cunningham

    Diversity and Inclusion in Sport Organizations: A Multilevel Perspective is a comprehensive introduction to the ways in which people differ—including race, gender, age, mental and physical ability, appearance, religion, sexual orientation, and social class—and the importance of these…

    Paperback – 2019-02-18
    Routledge

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