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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 11 new and published books in the subject of Sports Law — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Dispute Resolution in Sport

    Athletes, Law and Arbitration

    By David McArdle

    Series: Ethics and Sport

    An increasing number of sport disputes are being resolved by way of arbitration. This is the first book to critically examine the processes and benefits of sportspecific arbitration as compared to litigation. The book explores, in depth, the development of alternative dispute resolutions in sports,...

    Published August 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Doping and Anti-Doping Policy in Sport

    Ethical, Legal and Social Perspectives

    Edited by Mike McNamee, Verner Møller

    Series: Ethics and Sport

    The issue of doping has been the most widely discussed problem in sports ethics and is one of the most prominent issues across sports studies, the sports sciences and their constituent disciplines. This book adds uniquely to that catalogue of discourses by focusing on extant anti-doping policy and...

    Published March 15th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Sports Law

    4th Edition

    By Simon Gardiner, Simon Boyes, Urvasi Naidoo, John O'Leary, Roger Welch

    Long established as the market leading textbook on sports law, this much-anticipated new edition offers a comprehensive and authoritative examination of the legal issues surrounding and governing sport internationally. Locating the legal regulation of sport within an explicit socio-economic context...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  4. The Business of Sports

    A Primer for Journalists, 2nd Edition

    By Mark Conrad

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This book explores the business aspect of sports with an orientation to those topics that are most relevant to journalists, providing the foundation for understanding the various parts of the sports business. Moving beyond sports writing, this text offers a distinct perspective on professional,...

    Published December 20th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Torkildsen's Sport and Leisure Management

    6th Edition

    By George Torkildsen

    Edited by Peter Taylor

    For nearly thirty years George Torkildsen’s classic textbook has been the most comprehensive and engaging introduction to sport and leisure management available to students at all levels. Now in a fully revised sixth edition, it is still the only textbook that covers all the key topics taught...

    Published November 9th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Sport, Physical Recreation and the Law

    By Hazel Hartley

    It is important for anybody involved in sport and physical recreation to be aware of the legal context in which their activity takes place, to develop an understanding of their legal responsibilities and to know what might happen if something goes wrong. Sport, Physical Recreation and the Law is...

    Published June 26th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Handbook of Sports Sponsorship

    Successful Strategies

    By Alain Ferrand, Luiggino Torrigiani, Andreu Camps i Povill

    The Routledge Handbook of Sports Sponsorship provides a comprehensive guide to the successful management of sport sponsorship. From the development of an appropriate strategy to the implementation of the sponsorship operation through to post-event analysis, this book offers an authoritative...

    Published November 17th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Cricket and the Law

    The Man in White is Always Right

    By David Fraser

    Series: Routledge Studies in Law, Society and Popular Culture

    Cricket, law and the meaning of life ... In a readable, informed and absorbing discussion of cricket’s defining controversies – bodyline, chucking, ball-tampering, sledging, walking and the use of technology, among many others – David Fraser explores the ambiguities of law and social order in...

    Published July 26th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Law and Sport in Contemporary Society

    Edited by Steven Greenfield, Guy Osborn

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    As the commercialization of sport grows, the need for proper regulation increases. In legal terms, sport is part of the entertainment and media industries which are subject to rapid change. This work brings together experts in many fields to analyze these changes and to discuss the implications of...

    Published November 29th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Recreation and the Law

    2nd Edition

    By Ms V Collins

    For the second edition of this successful book the contents have been fully updated to take into account recent changes in legislation affecting recreational activities. It also considers the implications for all those concerned with the operation and management of recreational facilities....

    Published July 15th 1993 by Taylor & Francis