Politics, Policy and Practice in an Age of Austerity
Local government has a crucial role to play in shaping the outputs and outcomes of the public policy process. In no area of policy is this trurer than in sport, with local authorities central to the delivery of community sport projects and a vital agent in providing opportunities to participate and...
To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge
Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
Best Practices for Online Program Development is a practical, hands-on guide that provides the concrete strategies that academic institutions and departments need to create coherent and effective online educational programs. Unlike individual courses, an online education program requires a...
To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge
Sport Policy and Governance: Local Perspectives is the first detailed study of the politics of sport policy at the local authority level of governance. In focusing on the local level, the book recognises that the extent to which we benefit from public policy is a result of where we live. Taking the...
Published February 24th 2009 by Routledge
Prevention, Treatment and Management of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity
Throughout the developed world there is an increasing prevalence of childhood obesity. Because of this increase, and awareness of the risks to long term health that childhood obesity presents, the phenomena is now described by many as a global epidemic. Children, Obesity and...
Published July 2nd 2007 by Routledge