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Contemporary issues in sport management : a critical introduction

Author: Terri Byers
Publisher: Los Angeles : SAGE, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contemporary Issues in Sport Management: A Critical Introduction presents an extensive selection array of absorbing contemporary issues relevant to managing sport. Internationally recognised scholars have contributed thought provoking chapters on current global and local issues that are challenging traditional ways of thinking about and delivering sport. Hot topics such as corruption, doping, ethics, player  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terri Byers
ISBN: 9781446282182 144628218X 9781446282199 1446282198
OCLC Number: 933503939
Description: xxii, 514 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Glocal sport --
impact on corporations and institutions --
The commercialization of sport --
Technology and innovation --
Corruption in sport --
The global economics of sport --
Ethical behaviour and values in sport --
Politics and sport governance --
International sport law --
Media and communications --
Human resource management in sport --
Strategic management --
Animals in sport --
Sport policy --
Mega sport events --
Sport participation --
Leadership --
Gender --
Performance management --
Doping --
Gambling and the sports betting industry --
Funding for sport --
Match fixing in international sport --
Disability sport --
Ownership --
Social media challenges --
Managing social media in sport --
Brand management in sport --
Crisis management --
Sexuality: homohysteria and coming out in sport --
Fan loyalty in sport --
Trust and control in sport organizations --
Sponsorship in sport --
Athlete transgressions: implications for sports managers --
Corporate social responsibility of and through sport --
The employability 'race' in sport management.
Responsibility: edited by Terri Byers.
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International in scope and with a focus on case studies and applied examples, this cutting edge textbook is an essential resource for all students of sports management and sports business.  Read more...

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