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Forthcoming Youth Sports Development Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Sport in Islam and in Muslim Communities

    Edited by Alberto Testa, Mahfoud Amara

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    As Islam’s visibility in global society increases, Muslim populations grow, and Muslim countries compete to take up positions at the heart of global sport, the interplay between sport and Islam becomes ever more illuminating. Sport in Islam and in Muslim Communities is the first book to analyse...

    To Be Published October 13th 2015 by Routledge

  2. International Research in Science and Soccer II

    Edited by Terence Favero, Barry Drust, Brian Dawson

    International Research in Science and Soccer II showcases the very latest research into the world’s most widely played sport. With contributions from scientists, researchers and practitioners working at every level of the game, from grass roots to elite level, the book covers every key aspect of...

    To Be Published November 10th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Becoming a Sports Coach

    Edited by James Wallis, John Lambert

    A ‘coach’ is more than just somebody who leads in the organisation and delivery of structured sport. The role of a coach goes beyond leadership, requiring an understanding of theories of teaching and learning. To become a coach you must know how people learn. Becoming a Sports Coach aims to...

    To Be Published November 27th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport

    Edited by Ken Green, Andy Smith

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport is a comprehensive survey of the latest research into young people’s involvement in sport. Drawing on a wide diversity of disciplines, including sociology, psychology, policy studies, coaching, physical education and physiology, the book examines the importance...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Understanding Sport in International Development

    By Tess Kay

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    This book makes an important contribution to the growing literature on sport in international development. It introduces and explores the practice and efficacy of international sport development through the experiences of young people who become engaged in sport programmes, as described in their...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  6. Cooperative Learning in Physical Education and Physical Activity

    A Practical Introduction

    By Ben Dyson, Ashley Casey

    There is a need in physical education for new, research-informed, practical ways of engaging children and young people in lifelong physical activity. This book introduces Cooperative Learning, a pedagogical approach to engaging students, from the practitioner’s perspective. Written by authors with...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Managing Sport Development

    An international approach

    Edited by Emma Sherry, Nico Schulenkorf, Pamm Phillips

    Sport development has become a hugely significant part of the international sport industry. The development of sport (creating pathways for participation and talent development) and sport for development (using sport as a tool to achieve social outcomes) are now fundamental aspects of the...

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge

  8. Families, Young People, Physical Activity and Health

    Critical Perspectives

    By Symeon Dagkas, Lisette Burrows

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    The family is an important site for the transmission of knowledge and cultural values. Amidst claims that young people are becoming sedentary, failing to adhere to health and physical activity messages, dropping out of sport and at risk of an ever-expanding list of lifestyle diseases, families have...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Olympic Games, Social Legacies, and Urban Exclusion

    Marginalized Youth in Olympic Cities

    By Jacqueline Kennelly

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Sport

    Olympic Games are sold to host city populations on the basis of legacy commitments that incorporate aid for the young and the poor. Yet little is known about the realities of marginalized young people living in host cities. Do they benefit from social housing and employment opportunities? Or do...

    To Be Published April 15th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Advances in Coach Education and Development

    From research to practice

    Edited by Wayne Allison, Andy Abraham, Andy Cale

    The aim of this book is to highlight and communicate the advances made in coach education and development through collaborative research co-ordinated by the English Football Association. The FA is the only national governing body of sport to run a coaching research program, drawing on world-class...

    To Be Published April 15th 2016 by Routledge