Summary: This cutting edge textbook not only covers the areas of administration in teaching and coaching, but also sports medicine, exercise science, adult fitness, sports management, and general administration.
Devotes an entire unit to legal issues associated with the exercise-related professions.
Emphasizes the case study approach, which allows the student to put into play those things discussed in the text as necessary for successful administration.
Discusses the historical evolution of exercise, physical education, and sport from their beginnings.
Discusses sound and effective decision-making, one of the most critical areas of successful administration.
Covers formal vs. informal administration communication and internal and external communication dynamics.
Includes issues pertaining to employee satisfaction, assessment, evaluation, retention/dismissal, and mentoring/professional growth in exercise-related organizations.
Covers budget development and funding, facility development and management, and selection, purchasing, and management of equipment.
Emphasizes various programs evaluation methods and the strength and weaknesses of each. ...show less
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