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Sport & leisure industries books

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Breaking the Ice The Economics of Hockey by Bernd Frick Breaking the Ice The Economics of Hockey

This book provides a survey of the academic research and knowledge on the economics and management of professional hockey. While professional football, baseball, and basketball have been the focus of sports economists for decades, professional hockey has been left out...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/11/2017

Leadership in Leisure Services Making a Difference by Debra J. Jordan Leadership in Leisure Services Making a Difference


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Beep Inside the Unseen World of Baseball for the Blind by David Wanczyk Beep Inside the Unseen World of Baseball for the Blind

In Beep, David Wanczyk illuminates the sport of blind baseball to show us a remarkable version of America's pastime. With balls tricked out to beep three times per second like a troubling EKG and with bases that buzz, beep baseball...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Plunkett's Sports Industry Almanac 2018 Sports & Recreation Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies by Jack W. Plunkett Plunkett's Sports Industry Almanac 2018 Sports & Recreation Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies

Covers the entire sports and recreation industry, providing competitive intelligence, market research and business analysis. In addition to major sporting leagues and teams, related sectors include sporting goods manufacturing, sports apparel, sporting events broadcasting and retailing. Coverage also includes sports...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

Sport in Latin America Policy, Organization, Management by Gonzalo (West Virginia University Us) Bravo Sport in Latin America Policy, Organization, Management

The forthcoming Olympics in Rio in 2016, and the FIFA World Cup in Brazil in 2014, highlight the profound importance of sport in Latin America. This book is the first to offer a broad survey of the way that sport...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2017

Game Changer The Technoscientific Revolution in Sports by Rayvon Fouche Game Changer The Technoscientific Revolution in Sports

Game Changer will change the way you look at sports-and the outsized impact technoscience has on them.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/06/2017

Routledge Handbook of International Sport Business by Professor Mark Dodds Routledge Handbook of International Sport Business

Contemporary sport business is international. From global sport competitions and events, sponsorship deals and broadcasting rights to labour markets and lucrative flows of tourists, anybody working in sport business today has to have an international perspective. This book offers the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/05/2017

Football Supporters and the Commercialisation of Football Comparative Responses across Europe by Peter Kennedy Football Supporters and the Commercialisation of Football Comparative Responses across Europe

As football clubs have become luxury investments, their decisions increasingly mirror those of any other business organisation. Football supporters have been encouraged to express their club loyalty by 'thinking business' - acting as consumers and generating money deemed necessary for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/05/2017

Coming Soon

Museum Educator's Handbook by Graeme K. Talboys Museum Educator's Handbook

Described by GEM* as 'a very informative and practical book ... worth having on any museum shelf', the Museum Educator's Handbook is a thorough and practical guide to setting up and running education services in all types of museum, even...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/12/2017

Other books in this genre

Sports Market Place Directory, 2017 by Grey House Publishing Sports Market Place Directory, 2017

Offers full coverage of 103 sports - from Air Sports to Yachting - including data on fast-growing segments such as cycling, fitness, gymnastics, martial arts, running, swimming, and weightlifting. With over 16,000 listings, this 2,000-page work comprises ten chapters of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2017

Bullying in the Arts Vocation, Exploitation and Abuse of Power by Anne-Marie Quigg Bullying in the Arts Vocation, Exploitation and Abuse of Power

Diva, Prima Donna, Maestro, Virtuoso: creative geniuses with the ability to deliver artistic excellence. However this perception can serve to tilt the balance of power in relationships and to substantiate the notion of artistic temperament; the Master is always right...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/04/2017

International Sports Volunteering by Angela M. Benson International Sports Volunteering

Sport volunteering is becoming an increasingly popular motive for international travel. Many tourism organisations now advertise sport volunteering projects, with colleges and universities also offering students the opportunity to participate in similar projects abroad. This is the first book to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/04/2017

Sustainable Surfing by Gregory Borne Sustainable Surfing

Whilst being an ambiguous and contested concept, sustainability has become one of the twenty-first century's most pervasive ideas, as humanity's increasing impact on the environment, as well as increasing social and economic inequalities, have local and global consequences. Surfing is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/03/2017

The Business of Sports Off the Field, in the Office, on the News by Mark Conrad The Business of Sports Off the Field, in the Office, on the News

The Business of Sports provides a comprehensive foundation of the economic, organizational, legal and political components of the sports industry. Geared for journalism, communication and business students, but also an excellent resource for those working in sports, this text introduces...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2017

The Business of Sports Off the Field, in the Office, on the News by Mark Conrad The Business of Sports Off the Field, in the Office, on the News

The Business of Sports provides a comprehensive foundation of the economic, organizational, legal and political components of the sports industry. Geared for journalism, communication and business students, but also an excellent resource for those working in sports, this text introduces...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/02/2017

Introduction to Park Management by Samuel V. Lankford Introduction to Park Management


Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2017

Future of Leisure, Tourism & Sport Navigating Change by Geoffrey Godbey, Galen Godbey Future of Leisure, Tourism & Sport Navigating Change
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2017

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