This book provides students with an overview of sport management by presenting extensive discussions of the foundational aspects of the profession and current topics from the field. Students will learn the relevance of sociological, cultural, historical, political, psychological, and legal concepts to the management of sport; the necessary professional skills and attitudes of sport managers; and ways in which the globalization of sport continues to affect sport management professions.--[book cover]A course that would enable a graduate to read architectural and engineering plans; or having to do with specifications and contract letting, the ... Are they different from sailing, dog racing, marathoning, video gaming, and scuba diving?
|Title||:||Contemporary Sport Management|
|Author||:||Paul Mark Pedersen, Janet Parks, Jerome Quarterman, Lucie Thibault|
|Publisher||:||Human Kinetics - 2011|