Textbooks: Sports and Leisure

  • Sport Management: Principles and Applications book cover

    Sport Management

    Principles and Applications, 5th Edition

    By Russell Hoye, Aaron C.T. Smith, Matthew Nicholson, Bob Stewart

    Now available in a fully revised and updated fifth edition, Sport Management: Principles and Applications tells you everything you need to know about the contemporary sport industry. Covering both the professional and non-profit sectors, and with more international material than any other…

    Paperback – 2018-01-19 
    Routledge
    Sport Management Series

  • Biomechanical Evaluation of Movement in Sport and Exercise: The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences Guide book cover

    Biomechanical Evaluation of Movement in Sport and Exercise

    The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences Guide, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Carl Payton, Adrian Burden

    Now in a fully updated and revised new edition, this is still the only up-to-date, practical guide to the use of technology in sport and exercise biomechanics. It includes detailed explanations of the key theory underlying biomechanics testing and measurement, along with advice on choosing…

    Paperback – 2018-01-09 
    Routledge
    BASES Sport and Exercise Science

  • Advanced Theory and Practice in Sport Marketing book cover

    Advanced Theory and Practice in Sport Marketing

    3rd Edition

    By Eric C. Schwarz, Jason D. Hunter

    Effective marketing is essential for any successful sport organization, from elite international teams to local leagues. Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, Advanced Theory and Practice in Sport Marketing is still the only text to introduce key theory and best practice at an advanced…

    Paperback – 2017-12-28 
    Routledge

  • Research Methods for Tourism Students book cover

    Research Methods for Tourism Students

    Edited by Ramesh Durbarry

    This introductory guide offers innovative ideas and strategies to students undertaking their first social science research work. Academically rigorous yet accessible, it uses a systematic step-by-step approach to illustrate the research process and its applications to the tourism industry. Students…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge

  • Visual Arts Management book cover

    Visual Arts Management

    By Jeffrey Taylor

    The arts sector is of vital importance to the global economy and students involved 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 Management…

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

  • 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 L. 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 – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2017-10-31 
    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 – 2017-10-26 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2017-10-25 
    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 – 2017-10-25 
    Routledge
    Mastering Management in the Creative and Cultural Industries

  • 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 – 2017-10-16
    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 – 2017-10-13
    Routledge

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