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Governance and Policy in Sport Organizations

The third edition of Governance and Policy in Sport Organizations introduces readers to the power and politics of sport organizations. It explores the managerial activities essential to governance and policy development, and it looks at the structure and function of organizations like those with which readers will interact in the workplace. It also demonstrates where…

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Managing and Developing Community Sport

Can sport and physical activity (PA) be used to improve the communities we live in? How do community groups manage facilities that provide sport and PA? How can managers ensure the services they deliver meet the needs of their community? What role should community sport schemes play in society? Answer these questions and more in…

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The Steamer, Bud Furillo and the Golden Age of L.A. Sports

For nearly sixty years, Bud Furillo wrote and talked about sports in Southern California. For fifteen of those years, he authored a popular column for the Los Angeles Herald Examiner called The Steam Room, which gave him the nickname that lasted him for the rest of his life: “the Steamer.” As a reporter, columnist, editor,…

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Sports Medicine Conditions, Return to Play: Recognition, Treatment, Planning

“Sports Medicine Conditions: Return to Play”””addresses the””most important and challenging problems in sports medicine, determining the appropriate time for an athlete to return to play. With this handy resource, you’ll explore the latest imaging diagnostics, and get vital information on surgical and non-surgical therapies for athletic injuries. “Look inside and discover…”Injury-based organization lets you find…

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American Sports, From the Age of Folk Games to the Age of Televised Sports

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Examine American sports in a social-cultural historical context American Sports offers a reflective, analytical history of American sports from the colonial era to the present. Readers will…

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The Complete Guide to Sports Nutrition

The Complete Guide to Sports Nutrition is the definitive practical handbook for anyone wanting a performance advantage. This fully updated and revised edition incorporates the latest cutting-edge research. Written by one of the country’s most respected sports nutritionists, it provides the latest research and information to help you succeed. This seventh edition includes accessible guidance…

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Sport, A Critical Sociology

In this new edition of his acclaimed book, Richard Giulianotti provides a critical sociological interpretation of modern sport. As global festivals such as the Olympic Games and football’s World Cup demonstrate, sport’s social, political, economic and cultural significance is becoming ever more apparent across the world. Ten years after its original publication, the text has…

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Managing Sport Business, An Introduction

Contemporary sport is both a sophisticated and complex international business and a mass participatory practice run largely by volunteers and community organisations. Now in a fully revised and expanded second edition, this authoritative and comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of sports management helps to explain the modern commercial environment that shapes sport at…

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Ski, Skiing Notebook, Blank Lined (6″ X 9″ – 120 Pages) Sports And Recreations Themed Notebook for Daily Journal, Diary, and Gift

Skiing is the sport and recreation of sliding down snow-covered hills on skis with fixed-heel bindings. This Skiing Sports and Recreations Notebook can be used as a journal, travel notebook, diary, business office notebook, school journal, daily planner or organizer, valentine, birthday, or christmas gift, for athletes, sport lovers, skiers, student or teens, etc. -Perfectly…

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Ski, Skiing Notebook, Dotted Bullet (6″ X 9″ – 120 Pages) Sports And Recreations Themed Notebook for Daily Journal, Diary, and Gift

Skiing is the sport and recreation of sliding down snow-covered hills on skis with fixed-heel bindings. This Skiing Sports and Recreations Notebook can be used as a journal, travel notebook, diary, business office notebook, school journal, daily planner or organizer, valentine, birthday, or christmas gift, for athletes, sport lovers, skiers, student or teens, etc. -Perfectly…