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Featured Book: Event Policy

Event Policy: From Theory to Strategy by David McGillivray, Gayle McPherson, and Malcolm Foley (all at the University of the West of Scotland) is a groundbreaking volume; it is essential reading for students, researchers and academics of events and other related disciplines.

This is the first text to embrace events policy as a distinct field of study and fill the need for more advanced texts in events management. Its main aim is to locate the phenomena of events (and festivity) within a theoretical and strategic framework and in doing so demonstrate the links between the development of events in policy–making and the theoretical exploration of the role of events as policy.

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  1. Event Policy

    From Theory to Strategy

    By Malcolm Foley, David McGillivray, Gayle McPherson

    As the event management field expands, there has been an emergence of a distinctive ‘events’ policy field of study and a need for more advanced texts that look at this subject with a multidisciplinary research and theoretical orientation. Events Policy: From Theory to Strategy is the first text to...

    Published August 29th 2011 by Routledge