Categories
Sports books

Sports Management as an Emerging Economic Activity, Trends and Best Practices

This book examines the sports industry as a broad business and economic sector with an enormous influence on regional economic development. Covering topics such as sports economics, financing sports organizations, sustainability management in sports, sports tourism and doping among athletes, this book provides a timely collection of research and best practices in the areas of…

Categories
Sports books

An Economic Roadmap to the Dark Side of Sport, Volume II: Corruption in Sport

This Palgrave Pivot surveys facts and cases exhibiting and exemplifying corruption in sport. The standard economic theory (economics of crime, game theory) is introduced alongside the economic methods (sanctions, etc.) which are currently derived from it to combat corrupt sport and their limitations. The complexity and multidimensional nature of sports corruption are examined, and a…

Categories
Scientific books

Cotton, Science and Technology

Written by an array of international experts within the field, this book will prove an essential reference for all those concerned with the manufacture and quality control of cotton.

Categories
Educational books

Foundations of Education

Highly respected for its substantive coverage and analysis of all foundational areas–social, philosophical, historical, political, economic, curricular, and legal–FOUNDATIONS OF EDUCATION, Eleventh Edition, helps students understand the key educational issues and policies affecting American education. Through an array of applied features, the authors help to prepare students for their careers by tying the book’s themes…

Categories
Travel books

Strategisches Kostenmanagement in der Praxis, Instrumente — Maßnahmen — Umsetzung

Dieses Buch zeigt nicht nur Instrumente und Maßnahmen, die proaktiv auf eine systematische Steuerung der Kosten zielen, sondern bietet Lösungsvorschläge für die Umsetzung in der Praxis. Grundlage bilden traditionelle Systeme und aktuelle Entwicklungen der Kostenrechnung und des Controllings.

Categories
Sports books

Sports

Profiles people in all types of sports careers, including athletes, coaches, and those who work in communications, sports medicine, the business side of sports, and at sports facilities.

Categories
Funny books

What to Do When Your Money Is Funny, Real Solutions to Financial Challenges

Registered Investment Advisor Lee Jenkins answers the most common questions he is asked at his financial conferences. In this powerful guide, Jenkins provides direction for people looking to improve their financial circumstances-God’s way.

Categories
Educational books

Distance Education, Issues and Concerns

Learn to assess and assure the quality of university-level distance education classes! Now that many colleges and universities have embarked on significant distance education curricula, an overview of the state of the art is necessary. This valuable collection looks at distance education through a varied set of critical lenses to examine how distance education classrooms…

Categories
Sports books

Sport Governance

Sport Governance provides a comprehensive guide to the practical application of governance principles to amateur and professional sport organisations operating at the community, state/provincial, national, and international levels. It presents a balanced view between accepted practice and what contemporary research evidence tells us about a range of governance principles and practices. Organised in three parts,…

Categories
Sports books

Sports on Television, The how and why Behind what You See

In Sports on Television, Dennis Deninger provides an all-encompassing view of the sports television industry. He progresses from the need for this book, to the history of the industry and discipline, to the pioneering events of sports broadcasting and sports television, to a nuts-and bolts, behind-the-scenes look at a sports television production. All the while,…