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  • Shoe Dog by Phil Knight
    Shoe Dog (English, Paperback) Phil Knight

    The first-ever memoir of the legendary co-founder of Nike Inc, Phil Knight

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  • The Complete Guide to Personal Training: 2nd Edition by Morc Coulson
    The Complete Guide to Personal Training: 2nd Edition (English, Paperback) Morc Coulson

    A revised and updated second edition of the popular The Complete Guide to Personal Training. Expertly written for anyone working as or training to be a personal trainer.

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  • Planning Research in Hospitality and Tourism by Levent Altinay
    Planning Research in Hospitality and Tourism (English, Paperback) Levent Altinay, Alexandros Paraskevas

    Planning Research in Hospitality and Tourism provides an accessible, concise and practical guide to planning, conducting and analysing research in tourism and hospitality. The authors skilfully introduce the basic principles and techniques of research in the international hospitality and tourism sectors, and provide detailed guidance on both quantitative and qualitative methods of research. It...

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  • Research Methods for Leisure, Recreation and Tourism by Ercan Sirakaya-Turk
    Research Methods for Leisure, Recreation and Tourism (English, Paperback) Ercan Sirakaya-Turk

    A new edition of a proven textbook, this title covers the measurement of variables, questionnaire design, evaluation methods, writing proposals, cross-cultural research, and the use of new technologies. With pedagogical features throughout, it introduces students to the vital skills they will need to succeed.

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  • Events and Sustainability by Kirsten Holmes
    Events and Sustainability (English, Paperback) Kirsten Holmes, Michael Hughes

    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 many mega-events, such as the Olympic Games, as well as significant regional and local events, where...

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  • Managing Sport Finance by Robert Wilson
    Managing Sport Finance (English, Paperback) Robert Wilson

    All good managers working in sport need to have a clear understanding of the principles of finance and accounting. Whether working in the private, public or voluntary sectors, a firm grasp of the basic concepts and techniques of financial management is essential if a manager is to make effective decisions and to implement those decisions successfully. Managing Sport Finance is the first book to...

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  • Organizational Behaviour in Sport by James Skinner
    Organizational Behaviour in Sport (English, Paperback) James Skinner, Bob Stewart

    "What makes a sports organization successful? How can managers working in sport improve organizational effectiveness through strategic behaviour management? This comprehensive and accessible textbook addresses these important questions and examines the theories that underpin organizational analysis in sport. Helping both students and practitioners to understand the different types of behaviour...

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  • The Economics of Sports by Michael A. Leeds
    The Economics of Sports (English, Paperback) Michael A. Leeds, Peter von Allmen

    "Fifth edition published by Pearson 2014"--T.p. verso.

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  • Sport Analytics by Gil Fried
    Sport Analytics (English, Paperback) Gil Fried

    The increasing availability of data has transformed the way sports are played, promoted and managed. This is the first textbook to explain how the big data revolution is having a profound influence across the sport industry, demonstrating how sport managers and business professionals can use analytical techniques to improve their professional practice....

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  • Sponsorship in Marketing by T. Bettina Cornwell
    Sponsorship in Marketing (English, Paperback) 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 original research, and exploring key theory, best practice and cutting-edge issues, this is also the only...

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  • Science in Soccer by Warren Gregson
    Science in Soccer (English, Paperback) Warren Gregson, Martin Littlewood

    Written by two leading soccer academics, this authoritative, accessible text explores the important role sports science plays in professional soccer.

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  • Sustainable Event Management by Meegan Jones
    Sustainable Event Management (English, Paperback) Meegan Jones

    Across the world each year events of every shape and size are held: from community events, school fairs and local business functions through to the world's largest festivals, music events, conferences and sporting events. As well as causing celebration and giving voice to issues, these public parties use up resources, send out emissions and generate mountains of waste. Events also have the power...

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  • Sport Development by Kevin Hylton
    Sport Development (English, Paperback) Kevin Hylton

    At a time of profound change in the economic, social, political and sporting landscape, sport development faces important challenges. Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, Sport Development: Policy, Process and Practice is still the most detailed, authoritative and comprehensive guide to all aspects of contemporary sport development....

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  • Managing People in Sport Organizations by Tracy Taylor
    Managing People in Sport Organizations (English, Paperback) Tracy Taylor, Alison Doherty

    Managing People in Sport Organizations provides a comprehensive overview of the theory and practice of managing people within a strategic framework. This revised and updated second edition examines a range of strategic human resource management approaches that can be used by sport organizations to respond to contemporary challenges and to develop a sustainable performance culture. Drawing on...

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  • The Economics of Recreation, Leisure and Tourism by John Tribe
    The Economics of Recreation, Leisure and Tourism (English, Paperback) John Tribe

    One of the leading texts in the field, The Economics of Recreation, Leisure and Tourism is the ideal introduction to the fundamentals of economics in these industries, helping you to pass an economics module as part of tourism, recreation, events or sport management degrees....

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  • Strategic Sports Event Management by Guy Masterman
    Strategic Sports Event Management (English, Paperback) 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 management of sports events of all scales and types, from international mega-events to school sports....

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  • Routledge Handbook of Sports Development by Barrie Houlihan
    Routledge Handbook of Sports Development (English, Paperback) Barrie Houlihan

    Sports development has become a prominent concern within both the academic study of sport and within the organisation and administration of sport. Now available in paperback, the Routledge Handbook of Sports Development is the first book to comprehensively map the wide-ranging territory of sports development as an activity and as a policy field, and to offer a definitive survey of current academic...

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  • Sport and the Media by Matthew Nicholson
    Sport and the Media (English, Paperback) Matthew Nicholson, Anthony Kerr

    Successful media relations and a sound communication strategy are essential for all sport organizations. Any successful manager working in sport must have a clear understanding of how the media works, as well as the practical skills to manage the communication process. Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, Sport and the Media: Managing the Nexus is still the only textbook to combine...

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  • Fundamentals of Sport Management by Robert E. Baker
    Fundamentals of Sport Management (English, Paperback) Robert E. Baker, Craig Esherick

    Written by an author team with experience in both the academic world and sport industry, this title combines introductory concepts with practical information in sport management. It provides foundational knowledge of sport management to help readers prepare for advanced study or a career in the industry.

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  • Sports Economics by Paul Downward
    Sports Economics (English, Paperback) Paul Downward, Alistair Dawson

    Examining the full scope of the sports economy, this title covers the three main arenas in which sport takes place - mass participation, professional sports and sports events. It is suitable for the sport management and sport policy students and also for those for whom economics is a relatively new area of study.

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