Contemporary Sport Management (inbunden)
Inbunden (Hardback)
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3 Rev ed
Human Kinetics Publishers
Parks, Janet B. (ed.), Quarterman, Jerome (ed.), Thibault, Lucie (ed.)
85 photos 45 illustrations
45 black & white illustrations, 88 black & white halftones
285 x 228 x 31 mm
1315 g
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Contemporary Sport Management (inbunden)

Contemporary Sport Management

Inbunden Engelska, 2007-01-01


Over 13,000 copies of the previous edition sold worldwide. Aimed at lecturers, students and professionals in sport and leisure management, this work provides a broad overview of the study and professional practice of contemporary sport management. It helps readers put into context the many events, emerging trends and historical figures that have shaped current sport business. Reader-friendly features include learning activities, professional profiles of successful individuals in the field and case studies in each chapter. In addition, international examples written by professionals and scholars from around the world highlight the global nature of this booming industry. Updated chapters provide new and expanded material on sport promotion, legal issues and ethics in sport management.
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Janet Parks is a founding member of the North American Society for Sport Management and a former co-editor of the Journal of Sport Management. Widely respected in the field, she makes frequent presentations to universities and professional societies, and serves as a reviewer for several scholarly journals. Jerome Quarterman is an active researcher in organisational behaviour, theory and research methods as applied to sport management studies. His research has appeared in the International Journal of Sport Management, Sport Marketing Quarterly and the Journal of Sport Management. Lucie Thibault is current editor of the Journal of Sport Management. She teaches in the areas of sport policy, globalisation of sport and organisational theory as it applies to sports organisations.


Part I. Introduction to Sport Management; Part II. Selected Sport Management Sites; Part III. Selected Functional Areas of Sport Management Functions; Part IV. Organisational and Managerial Foundations of Sport Management; Part V. Current Challenges in Sport Management; Part VI. The Future of Sport Management.