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Foundations of Sport Management

Series Editor: David Hassan

Foundations of Sport Management is a discipline-defining series of texts on core and cutting-edge topics in sport management. Featuring some of the best known and most influential sport management scholars from around the world, each volume represents an authoritative, engaging and self-contained introduction to a key functional area or issue within contemporary sport management. Packed with useful features to aid teaching and learning, the series aims to bridge the gap between management theory and practice and to encourage critical thinking and reflection among students, academics and practitioners.

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  1. Research Methods for Sport Management

    By James Skinner, Allan Edwards, Ben Corbett

    Series: Foundations of Sport Management

    Research methods courses have become a compulsory component of most degree programs in sport management. This is the first introductory research methods textbook to focus exclusively on sport management. Through the use of examples, cases and data taken from the real world of sport management it...

    Published November 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Sport Governance

    International Case Studies

    Edited by Ian O'Boyle, Trish Bradbury

    Series: Foundations of Sport Management

    Governance has become a hugely important issue within sport. Issues of corruption and ‘bad governance’ have become synonymous with some aspects of sport and closer scrutiny than ever before is being applied to ensure organisations are following international best practice in respect to how they are...

    Published July 18th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Handbook of Sport and Corporate Social Responsibility

    Edited by Juan Luis Paramio Salcines, Kathy Babiak, Geoff Walters

    Series: Foundations of Sport Management

    As the role of sport in society becomes ever more prominent and as sports organisations become increasingly influential members of the global community, so it has become more important than ever for sport to consider its wider social responsibilities. The Routledge Handbook of Sport and Corporate...

    Published July 5th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Managing High Performance Sport

    Edited by Popi Sotiriadou, Veerle De Bosscher

    Series: Foundations of Sport Management

    How can managers design and implement effective high performance programmes in sport? What are the key challenges in managing elite athletes, sports people and teams? This is the first book to provide a comprehensive introduction to management practice, process and policy in elite and high...

    Published December 13th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Managing Sport

    Social and Cultural Perspectives

    Edited by David Hassan, Jim Lusted

    Series: Foundations of Sport Management

    Contemporary sport is shaped by wider society. Today those managing sport must be aware of the broader social and cultural context within which it exists if their effectiveness is to be established and their careers defined. This book is the first of its kind to contextualise the wider social and...

    Published October 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  6. Managing Sport Business

    An Introduction

    Edited by Linda Trenberth, David Hassan

    Series: Foundations of Sport Management

    Contemporary sport is both a sophisticated and complex international business and a mass participatory practice run largely by volunteers and community organizations. This authoritative and comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of sports management helps to explain the modern...

    Published September 2nd 2011 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Leadership in Sport
    Edited by Duncan Murray, Paul Cummins, Ian O'Boyle
    To Be Published June 15th 2015

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