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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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 9th 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 June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Managing Sport Mega-Events

    Edited by Stephen Frawley

    Managing Sport Mega-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 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Special Event Production: The Process

    2nd Edition

    By Doug Matthews

    This must-have guide to special event production looks deep behind the scenes of an event and dissects what it is that creates success. It analyses the process - the planning and business aspects - to provide a unique guide to producing a variety of events from weddings to festivals. It explains...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Theory in Sport Management

    Edited by George B. Cunningham, Janet S. Fink, Alison Doherty

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Theory is an essential element in the development of any academic discipline and sport management is no exception. This is the first book to trace the intellectual contours of theory in sport management, and to explain, critique and celebrate the importance of sport management theory in academic...

    To Be Published October 6th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Mega Events and Globalization

    Capital 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 and nations in the East and Global South. Such events have been viewed as economic stimulant as well as opportunities to promote national identity, gain greater international...

    To Be Published October 20th 2015 by Routledge

  7. International Cases in the Business of Sport

    Second Edition

    Edited by Simon Chadwick, Dave Arthur, John Beech

    Contemporary sport is big business. Major teams, leagues, franchises, merchandisers and retailers are in fierce competition in a dynamic global market place. Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, International Cases in Sport Business presents an unparalleled range of brand new,...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Event Studies

    Theory, Research and Policy for Planned Events, 3rd Edition

    By Donald Getz, Stephen Page

    Series: Events Management

    Event Studies is the only book devoted to developing knowledge and theory about planned events. It focuses on event planning and management, outcomes, the experience of events and the meanings attached to them, the dynamic processes shaping events and why people attend them. This title draws from a...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Other Sport Mega-Event: Rugby World Cup 2011

    Edited by Steven J. Jackson

    Series: Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

    The mention of sport mega-events conjures up images and memories of London 2012 or anticipation of FIFA 2014, the 2016 Rio Olympics and beyond. Indeed, the expanding annual calendar of sport mega-events, both in terms of the bidding process and the actual hosting of the event means that there is...

    To Be Published January 20th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Handbook of Sport and Politics

    Edited by John Kelly, Jung Woo Lee, Alan Bairner

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Sport continues to be conceptualised and valued in public and media discourse as something that is, or should be, pure and untainted by the pejoratively understood political, and continues to be framed by many opinion formers outside of academia as unserious fun, separate from the real world. This...

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge