Textbooks: Sports and Leisure

  • Visual Arts Management book cover

    Visual Arts Management

    By Jeffrey Taylor

    The arts sector is of vital importance to the global economy and students aspiring to a career in the visual arts are increasingly required to gain an understanding of the business side of the arts world. This textbook introduces the field of arts management with a focus on visual arts. Visual Arts…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28 
    Routledge
    Mastering Management in the Creative and Cultural Industries

  • Sports Coaching: The Basics book cover

    Sports Coaching: The Basics

    By Laura Purdy

    Sports Coaching: The Basics is an engaging and provocative introduction to sports coaching which combines coaches’ views and experiences of their work with discussions and topical issues that feature in this fast-growing field. In doing so, coaches are placed at the centre of the discussions…

    Paperback – 2017-10-30 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Managing Organizations in the Creative Economy: Organizational Behaviour for the Cultural Sector book cover

    Managing Organizations in the Creative Economy

    Organizational Behaviour for the Cultural Sector

    By Paul Saintilan, David Schreiber

    The creative and cultural industries represent a growing and important sector in the global economy. Thriving in these industries is particularly tough and organizations face unique challenges in the digital age. This textbook provides a vivid initiation into the creative industries workplace.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26 
    Routledge
    Mastering Management in the Creative and Cultural Industries

  • Advanced Strength and Conditioning: An Evidence-based Approach book cover

    Advanced Strength and Conditioning

    An Evidence-based Approach

    Edited by Anthony Turner, Paul Comfort

    Becoming an effective strength and conditioning practitioner requires the development of a professional skills set and a thorough understanding of the scientific basis of best practice. Aimed at advanced students and beginning practitioners, this book explores the latest scientific evidence and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-25 
    Routledge

  • Events Management: An Introduction book cover

    Events Management

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Charles Bladen, James Kennell, Emma Abson, Nick Wilde

    Contemporary events management is a diverse and challenging field. This introductory textbook fully explores the multidisciplinary nature of events management and provides the student with all the practical skills and professional knowledge they need in order to succeed in the events industry. It…

    Paperback – 2017-10-24 
    Routledge

  • Excelling in Sport Psychology: Planning, Preparing, and Executing Applied Work book cover

    Excelling in Sport Psychology

    Planning, Preparing, and Executing Applied Work

    Edited by Alison Pope-Rhodius, Sara Robinson, Sean Fitzpatrick

    Written for graduate students and early professionals who are conducting applied sport psychology work for the first time, Excelling in Sport Psychology is a guide for planning, preparing, and executing this work. Each chapter addresses a critical component of the internship experience, such as…

    Paperback – 2017-10-18 
    Routledge

  • Creative Arts Marketing book cover

    Creative Arts Marketing

    3rd Edition

    By Liz Hill, Catherine O'Sullivan, Terry O'Sullivan, Brian Whitehead

    Creative Arts Marketing third edition is a long-awaited update of a classic and influential text. A ground-breaking book when first published, it covers the core concepts of marketing and management as they apply to the arts and heritage industries with a depth that is still unrivalled. With…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12 
    Routledge

  • Applied Exercise Psychology: The Challenging Journey from Motivation to Adherence book cover

    Applied Exercise Psychology

    The Challenging Journey from Motivation to Adherence

    Edited by Selen Razon, Michael Sachs

    Applied Exercise Psychology emphasizes the application of evidence-based knowledge drawn from the fields of exercise psychology, health psychology, clinical and counseling psychology, and exercise physiology for physical activity behavior change. The book provides readers with: theoretical bases…

    Paperback – 2017-10-06 
    Routledge

  • Motor Learning and Control for Practitioners book cover

    Motor Learning and Control for Practitioners

    4th Edition

    By Cheryl A. Coker

    With an array of critical and engaging pedagogical features, the fourth edition of Motor Learning and Control for Practitioners offers the best practical introduction to motor learning available. This reader-friendly text approaches motor learning in accessible and simple terms, and lays a…

    Paperback – 2017-09-26 
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Exercise Science book cover

    Introduction to Exercise Science

    5th Edition

    Edited by Terry J. Housh, Dona J. Housh, Glen O. Johnson

    The fifth edition of Introduction to Exercise Science introduces students to every core area of study in the discipline. It comprises concise chapters which introduce the history, key lines of inquiry relating to both health and performance, technology, certifications, professional associations,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-08 
    Routledge

  • Sport Communication: An International Approach book cover

    Sport Communication

    An International Approach

    By Chuka Onwumechili

    Sport is a global business. Now more than ever, sport communication professionals need to understand sport’s global reach in order to develop their full potential. This is the first textbook to introduce the fundamental principles and practice of sport communication from an international…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge

  • Corporate Finance: The Basics book cover

    Corporate Finance: The Basics

    By Terence C.M. Tse

    Corporate Finance: The Basics is a concise introduction to the inner workings of finance at the company level. It aims to take the fear out of corporate finance and add the fun in, presenting the subject in a way that is simple to grasp and easy to digest. Its aim is to explain – and demystify –…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge
    The Basics

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