The SAGE Handbook of Sport Management, 1st Edition

  • Russell Hoye
  • Milena M. Parent
  • Published By: Sage UK
  • ISBN-10: 1473959225
  • ISBN-13: 9781473959224
  • DDC: 796.069
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 560 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released March 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This text draws together the best current research on the major topics relevant to the field of sports management, including leadership, gender, diversity, development, policy, tourism and media. The key themes and debates of sport management are organised across three sections: sport management fundamentals and key concepts; sport management challenges and issues; and, sport management futures.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Tables.
List of Figures.
Notes on the Editors and Contributors.
Sport Management Fundamentals.
1: Sport Management.
2: Sport Governance.
3: Strategic Management.
4: Organizational Structure.
5: Human Resource Management.
6: Leadership in Sport Management.
7: Organizational Culture.
8: Financial Management.
9: Sport Marketing.
10: Performance Management.
Sport Management Challenges and Issues.
11: Sport Policy and Politics.
12: Regulating Sport.
13: Sports Development.
14: Sport for Development and Peace.
15: Program Evaluation.
16: Interorganizational Relationships in Sport: From Theory to Practice.
17: Gender Issues.
18: Diversity and Inclusion in Sport.
19: Sport and the Media.
20: Sport Brands and Consumers.
21: Sport Sponsorship and Endorsements.
22: Sports Tourism.
23: Event Bidding, Legacy, and Leverage.
24: Event Management.
25: Volunteer Management.
26: Stadia Management.
27: The Economics of Sport.
28: Industrial Relations in Sport.
29: Corporate Social Responsibility.
30: Sport, the Natural Environment, and Sustainability.