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Sports management & facilities books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Sports management & facilities category. Presented with a red border are the Sports management & facilities books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Sport and National Identities Globalization and Conflict by Paddy Dolan Sport and National Identities Globalization and Conflict

While globalization has undoubtedly occurred in many social fields, in sport the importance of 'the nation' has remained. This book examines the continuing but contested relevance of national identities in sport within the context of globalizing forces. Including case studies...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/09/2017

Managing Football by Simon Chadwick Managing Football

Managing Football is the first book to directly respond to the rapid managerial, commercial and global development of the sport and offers a thorough analysis of how the football industry can meet the challenges that flow from these developments. Expertly...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/08/2017

Marketing and Football by Michel Desbordes Marketing and Football

Football is arguably one of the most important sports in the world, and the marketing of football has become an increasingly important issue, as clubs and product owners need to generate more revenue from the sport. In a wider context,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/08/2017

Human Resources In Sports by Bonnie Tiell, Kelley Walton Human Resources In Sports
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Every new print copy of Human Resources in Sports: A Managerial Approach includes access to the Navigate Companion Website. Human Resources in Sports: A Managerial Approach uses a practitioner approach to address human resource practices and trends in a fast-paced...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

Sport Communication An International Approach by Chuka (Howard University, USA) Onwumechili Sport Communication An International Approach
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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...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/08/2017

Sport Communication An International Approach by Chuka (Howard University, USA) Onwumechili Sport Communication An International Approach
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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...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

From Olympic Administration to Olympic Governance by Emmanuel Bayle From Olympic Administration to Olympic Governance

Lausanne, the Swiss city IOC (International Olympic Committee) President Juan Antonio Samaranch honored with the title Olympic capital in 1994, is now the administrative capital of world sport. The past century has presented Olympism with many challenges and that continues...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2017

The National Games and National Identity in China A History by Li Liu, Fan Hong The National Games and National Identity in China A History
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The history of China's National Games reflects both the transformation of elite sport in China and wider Chinese society. This is the first book to describe the origins and development of the National Games through their dynamic relationship with Chinese...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/06/2017

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Healthy Stadia An Insight from Policy to Practice by Daniel (Manchester Metropolitan University, UK) Parnell Healthy Stadia An Insight from Policy to Practice
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Public health is a key priority for developed and developing nations. Indeed, many countries have sought strategies to promote health and reduce health inequalities. A `settings approach' to promoting health has been endorsed by the World Health Organization, which has...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/12/2017

Major Sporting Events Beyond the big two by John (Glasgow Caledonian University, UK) Harris Major Sporting Events Beyond the big two
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Sport has long been used as a tool for political gain and many major sporting events are now often framed as a panacea to help combat issues such as rising obesity rates, decreasing physical activity levels and wider urban decline....
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2017

Sport Management Principles and Applications by Russell (La Trobe University, Australia) Hoye, Aaron C. T. (RMIT University, Australia) Smith, Matthew (La Trobe Uni Nicholson Sport Management Principles and Applications
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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...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

Sport Management Principles and Applications by Russell (La Trobe University, Australia) Hoye, Aaron C. T. (RMIT University, Australia) Smith, Matthew (La Trobe Uni Nicholson Sport Management Principles and Applications
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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...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/01/2018

Football Club Management by Football Club Management

The rapid global growth of the sport industry has prompted the need for a more professional and commercial orientation to the management of sport. This book represents the first of its kind to provide a real-world insight into understanding management...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/01/2018

Corruption in Sport by Lisa (University of Minnesota, US) Kihl Corruption in Sport
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Corruption within the sport industry is a pervasive and complex issue that threatens the integrity of sport as an institution. From doping and match-fixing, to bribery in the bidding processes for major sports events, corruption should be a concern to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Women in Sport Leadership Research and practice for change by Laura J. (University of Connecticut, USA) Burton Women in Sport Leadership Research and practice for change
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Although women and girls participate in sport in greater numbers than ever before, research shows there has been no significant increase in women leading sport organizations. This book takes an international, evidence-based perspective in examining women in sport leadership and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/06/2017

Sport, Community Regeneration, Governance and Development A Comparative Global Perspective by Rory Shand Sport, Community Regeneration, Governance and Development A Comparative Global Perspective

Sporting mega events are playing an increasingly important role in the governance of community regeneration and development across the globe. This book examines the ways in which sporting organisations engage with local communities through projects that target youth, health or...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/05/2017

Organisational Performance Management in Sport by Ian O'Boyle Organisational Performance Management in Sport

Effective performance management systems are essential in any successful organisation. In both commercial sport business and not-for-profit sport organisations, the pressure to follow international best practice in performance management has grown significantly in recent years. Organisational Performance Management in Sport...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/05/2017

Value co-creation in sport management by Herbert (University of Bayreuth, Germany) Woratschek Value co-creation in sport management
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This book offers new insights into value co-creation in the context of sport management. Based on recent developments in academia (e.g. service-dominant logic) and empirical evidence, it highlights the significance of customers and other firms and organisations (service networks) for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/05/2017

Managing Intercollegiate Athletics by Daniel Covell, Sharianne Walker Managing Intercollegiate Athletics
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This practical, comprehensive book combines solid theoretical concepts with relevant examples, extensive factual information, and important insider perspectives to help prepare students who are interested in pursuing a career in collegiate athletics management. The authors' in-depth discussions reveal the inner...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/04/2017

Governance and Policy in Sport Organizations by Mary A. Hums, Joanne C. MacLean Governance and Policy in Sport Organizations
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The third edition of Governance and Policy in Sport Organizations introduces readers to the power and politics of sport organizations. It explores the managerial activities essential to governance and policy development, and it looks at the structure and function of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/04/2017

Critical Essays in Sport Management Exploring and Achieving a Paradigm Shift by Andy Gillentine, Jacquelyn Cuneen Critical Essays in Sport Management Exploring and Achieving a Paradigm Shift
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This collection of essays, written by a number of respected sport management scholars, addresses many of the challenges and issues facing today's sport management academic programs. It is intended to begin a professional and scholarly discussion to identify the best,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/04/2017

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