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Forthcoming Books

  1. Events and Sustainability

    By Kirsten Holmes, Michael Hughes, Judith Mair, Jack Carlsen

    Increasing concerns over climate and environmental change, the global economic and financial crisis and impacts on host communities, audiences, participants and destinations has reinforced the need for more sustainable approaches to events. Sustainability now features as part of the bid process for...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Crowds in the 21st Century

    Perspectives from contemporary social science

    Edited by John Drury, Clifford Stott

    Series: Contemporary Issues in Social Science

    Crowds in the 21st Century presents the latest theory and research on crowd events and crowd behaviour from across a range of social sciences, including psychology, sociology, law, and communication studies. Whether describing the language of the crowd in protest events, measuring the ability of...

    To Be Published April 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Tourism in the Green Economy

    Edited by Maharaj Vijay Reddy, Keith Wilkes

    The concept of the green economy has now entered mainstream policy debates and been endorsed by a range of United Nations and other organizations. The Rio+20 UN conference specifically draw attention to the green economy approach in the context of sustainable development to move away from...

    To Be Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Socio-Cultural Mobility and Mega-Events

    Ethics and Aesthetics in Brazil’s 2014 World Cup

    By Rodanthi Tzanelli

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    In June 2014, Brazil opened the twentieth FIFA World Cup with a spectacular ceremony. Hosting the World Cup was a strategic developmental priority for Brazil: mega-events such as these allow the country to be ranked amongst the world’s political and economic leaders, and are supposed to propel the...

    To Be Published May 12th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Sport Management and the Natural Environment

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Jonathan M. Casper, Michael E. Pfahl

    With climate change and other environmental issues becoming increasingly prominent, any successful sport organization now has to incorporate environmental concerns into their business strategy, while all sport managers must understand how to implement environmental initiatives into their everyday...

    To Be Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Sport Facility Operations Management

    A Global Perspective, 2nd Edition

    By Eric C. Schwarz, Stacey A. Hall, Simon Shibli

    Anybody working in sport management will be involved in the operation of a sports facility at some point in their career. It is a core professional competency at the heart of successful sport business. Sport Facility Operations Management is a comprehensive and engaging textbook which introduces...

    To Be Published June 7th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Managing Mega-Sport Events

    Edited by Stephen Frawley

    Managing Mega-Sport Events explores global developments in the management of mega-sport events. Mega-sport events such as the Olympic Games and the Football World Cup have been examined from a number of academic perspectives including history, sociology, politics, urban planning and economics. What...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Battlefield Events

    Landscape, Commemoration and Heritage

    Edited by Keir Reeves, Geoff Bird, Laura James, Birger Stichelbaut, Jean Bourgeois

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Special Event Production: The Process

    2nd Edition

    By Doug Matthews

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Mega Events and Globalization

    Capital, Cultures and Spectacle in a Changing World Order

    Edited by Richard Gruneau, John Horne

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    Since the turn of the twenty first century, there has been a trend for urban "mega events" to be awarded to cities in the East and Global South. Such events have routinely been viewed as economic stimulants, yet there has also been on-going controversy about the value, impact and legacy of global...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge