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  1. Sports Events, Society and Culture

    Edited by Katherine Dashper, Thomas Fletcher, Nicola McCullough

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    This innovative and timely volume moves beyond existing operational and pragmatic approaches to events studies by exploring sports events as social, cultural, political, and mediatised phenomena. As the study of this area is developing there is now a need for critical and theoretically informed...

    To Be Published July 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Sponsorship in Marketing

    Effective Communication through Sports, Arts and Events

    By T. Bettina Cornwell

    Sponsorship of sports, arts or events can be a powerful form of marketing communication for businesses and organizations. This book introduces the fundamentals of sponsorship-linked marketing, helping the reader to understand how sponsorship can be planned, executed and measured. Drawing on...

    To Be Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Serious Leisure Perspective

    An Introduction

    By Robert Stebbins, Sam Elkington

    The "Serious Leisure Perspective" (SLP) is a theoretical framework that can help us understand the complexities of modern leisure as both an activity and an experience. Bringing together the study of serious leisure, casual leisure and project-based leisure, it is an essential component of the...

    To Be Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Sport Management and the Natural Environment

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Jonathan Casper, Michael E. Pfahl

    Sport leaves a significant environmental footprint, from fans travelling to local league games to massive infrastructure projects for international mega-events. With climate change and other environmental issues becoming increasingly prominent, any successful sport organization now has to...

    To Be Published July 31st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Sport Funding and Finance

    Second edition, 2nd Edition

    By Bob Stewart

    Series: Sport Management Series

    Sport Funding and Finance provides a complete introduction to the macro-level and micro-level aspects of sport finance. It describes the evolution of sport from a kitchen-table operation into the sophisticated, boardroom-driven global financial industry that it is today. It uses the professional...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Event Tourism and Cultural Tourism

    Issues and Debates

    Edited by Larry Dwyer, Eugenia Wickens

    Event and cultural tourism as a social practice is a widespread phenomenon of global socio-economic importance. The purpose of the book is to bring together current thinking on contemporary issues relating to the management and marketing of cultural events and attractions. The contributions to the...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Enterprising Initiatives in the Experience Economy

    Transforming Social Worlds

    Edited by Britta Timm Knudsen, Dorthe Refslund Christensen, Per Blenker

    Series: Routledge Studies in Entrepreneurship

    Over the last decade, the close relationship between culture and economy - or "the experience economy" – has risen on the agenda. Although there is an established research field for analysing the economic impact of entrepreneurship, there is currently a limited amount of research that...

    To Be Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Future of Events & Festivals

    Edited by Ian Yeoman, Martin Robertson, Una McMahon - Beattie, Karen A. Smith, Elisa Backer

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    The growth of events and festivals has been significant over the last decade and a wide range of skills are essential to ensure those events are successful. This requirement has been instrumental in stimulating the creation of more tertiary education opportunities to develop events management...

    To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Festival and Event Management in Nordic Countries

    Edited by Tommy D. Andersson, Donald Getz, Reidar Johan Mykletun

    This book on events-related research marks a watershed in the development of a "Nordic School" of festival and event research. Each of the chapters presents a new and interesting approach to the study of events, in terms of methods, perspectives or content. It is mostly rooted in management theory...

    To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Handbook of Tourism and Hospitality Education

    Edited by Dianne Dredge, David Airey, Michael J. Gross

    Tourism is much more than an economic sector, it is also a social, cultural, political, and environmental force that drives societal change. Understanding, responding to, and managing this change will inevitably require knowledge workers who are able to address a range of problems associated with...

    To Be Published September 25th 2014 by Routledge