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Forthcoming Events Planning Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Human Rights and Global Events

    By Rebecca Finkel

    Series: Advances in Tourism

    There has been an increasing emphasis upon the contribution of global events, such as the Olympic Games, World Cup, high-profile international conferences, Expos and so forth, to human rights improvements and abuses. Special events are no longer viewed solely as activities to be produced and...

    To Be Published April 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Strategic Sports Event Management

    Third edition, 3rd Edition

    By Guy Masterman

    The hosting of sports events – whether large international events, or smaller niche events – can have a significant and long-lasting impact on the local environment, economy and society. Strategic Sports Event Management provides students and event managers with an insight into the strategic...

    To Be Published May 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Arts and Events

    By Hilary du Cros, Lee Jolliffe

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Cultural heritage and contemporary arts benefit from being showcased in events. Arts-related events are each unique in reflecting local culture; they may be therefore spontaneous (street art and so on) or planned (i.e. studio tours or arts festivals). The Arts and Events explores the nature and...

    To Be Published May 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Youth Olympic Games

    Edited by Dag Vidar Hanstad, Milena M. Parent, Barrie Houlihan

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    The first summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) were held in Singapore in 2010 and the first winter Youth Olympic Games in Innsbruck in 2012. The IOC hopes that the YOG will encourage young people to be more active and that they will bring the Olympic movement closer to its original founding values....

    To Be Published June 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Event Design

    Edited by Greg Richards, Lénia Marques, Karen Mein

    Series: Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

    Events are becoming more complex as their range of functions grows, as: meeting places, creative spaces, economic catalysts, social drivers, community, image makers, business forums, and network nodes. Effective design can produce more successful business models that can help to sustain cultural...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Handbook of Sport and Legacy

    Meeting the Challenge of Major Sports Events

    Edited by Richard Holt, Dino Ruta

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    What remains of a great sporting spectacle after the last race is run or the final match is played? How can the vast expense of mounting such events be justified ? What if there is nothing left behind or what if the legacy is negative, a costly infrastructure which is unused or a debt-ridden host...

    To Be Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Handbook of Sports Event Management

    Edited by Milena M. Parent, Jean-Loup Chappelet

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    From the Olympic Games to community-level competitions, sports events can be complex and pose a particular set of managerial challenges. The Routledge Handbook of Sports Event Management surveys the management of sports events of every size and scale, from small to mega-events, including one-off or...

    To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Tourism Policy, Planning and Development

    By Alastair Morrison, Wu Bihu

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge