ISBN13:978-0072557169 ISBN10: 0072557168 This edition has also been released as: ISBN13: 978-0072878585 ISBN10: 0072878584
Summary: This undergraduate text presents the theory and practice of the administration of physical education and sport programs in an easy-to-read, easy-to-use format. With a strong background in history, Administration of Physical Education and Sport Programs addresses current topics and trends in management and administration, while investigating the future of athletic administration. From the basics of management and administration to more topic-specific chapters discussi...show moreng public relations, communications, and law, the text covers everything students need for administration courses.
New to This Edition
The text's new co-author, David S. Stotlar, past president of the North American Society for Sport Management, is a highly respected academic who has published over fifty articles, books, and textbook chapters on sport management.
The fully revised public relations chapter takes into account the wide range of issues that now confront athletic administrators.
New insurance and legal issues addressed include new material on transferring risks, new cases on risk management and swimming pools, updated material on exculpatory waivers and releases, and new guidelines for safety requirements in physical education and sport programs.
Additional new material covers facility management, staffing, financing and funding facilities, as well as a complete update of references.
Case studies introduce each chapter, piquing reader interest.
Critical thinking scenarios invite students to apply what they have learned by answering questions about the situations described.
Learning tools include chapter objectives, summaries, management quotes, key action illustrations, and tables.
Additional resources in appendices provide many useful addresses and forms helpful for administrators.
Edition/Copyright:5TH 04 Cover: Hardback Publisher:W.C.Brown Pub.Co. Published: 07/11/2003 International: No
View Table of Contents
1 The Nature of Administration and Management in Sport and Physical Education 2 Management Functions in Physical Education and Sport 3 Communication and Motivation in Sport Management and Physical Education 4 Human Resources in Physical Education and Sport Management 5 Public Relations, Partnerships, Marketing and Promotion in Sport Management and Physical Education 6 Financial Management in Physical Education and Sport 7 Purchasing Maintenance and Security Management in Sport and Physical Education 8 Law in Physical Education and Sport 9 Risk Management in Sport and Physical Education 10 Facility and Equipment Planning, Designing, and Management in Physical Education and Sport 11 Evaluation in Physical Education and Sport Administration 12 Data Processing and Office Management in Sport Administration and Physical Education Administration 13 Administrative Issues Specific to Physical Education and Campus Recreation 14 Administrative Issues Specific to Athletics and Health-Fitness 15 The Future of Administration and Sport Management
Appendix A: Selected Sport Products and Services Suppliers Appendix B: Sample Student-Athlete Physical Form
Barnes & Noble.com Various Shipping Locations, USA
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
Free Shipping Get Free Shipping on orders over $25 (not including Rental and Marketplace). Order arrives in 5-10 business days.
Need it faster? We offer fast, flat-rate expedited shipping options.
Not the right book for you? We'll gladly take it back within 30 days.
To return an eTextbook:
Your eTextbook is non-returnable once it's been activated. You must contact us about returning your eTextbook before you activate it.
Returns are accepted within 30 days of the purchase date on your order confirmation.
This book qualifies for guaranteed cash back! Buy it now for , then:
Sell it back by:
Guaranteed cash back:
Cost of this book after cash back:
Take advantage of Guaranteed Cash Back. Send your book to us in good condition before the end of the buyback period, we'll send YOU a check, and you'll pay less for your textbooks!
If you find this book for less on Amazon.com (direct from Amazon, not marketplace sellers), we'll match it.
In our warehouse, waiting to ship directly to you.
We hand-inspect every used textbook to make sure it's in good condition.
Buy it now. Sell it later!
Sell this textbook for cash!
When you're done with this book, sell it back to Textbooks.com. In addition to the best possible buyback price, you'll get an extra 10% cash back just for being a customer.
We buy good-condition used textbooks year 'round, 24/7. No matter where you bought it, Textbooks.com will buy your textbooks for the most cash.
We hand-inspect every one of our used textbooks to ensure good condition.
Our used textbooks do NOT have:
Missing or torn pages
Missing or torn cover
Torn or damaged binding
A broken spine
This textbook has never been used.
Due to the size of eTextbooks, a high-speed internet connection (cable modem, DSL, LAN) is required for download stability and speed. Your connection can be wired or wireless.
Being online is not required for reading an eTextbook after successfully downloading it. You must only be connected to the Internet duringthe download process.
Windows XP, Windows Vista or Mac OS X 10.3 or above
At least 280 MB RAM, a 600 mHZ processor and 110 MB of hard drive space
1024x768 (or larger) screen resolution
What is the Marketplace? It's another way for you to get the right price on the books you need. We approved every Marketplace vendor to sell their books on Textbooks.com, so you know they're all reliable.
What are Marketplace shipping options? Marketplace items do not qualify for free shipping. When ordering from the Marketplace, please specify whether you want the seller to send your book Standard ($3.99/item) or Express ($6.99/item). To get free shipping over $25, just order directly from Textbooks.com instead of through the Marketplace.
FREE UPS 2nd Day Air Terms
Rental and Marketplace items are excluded. Offer is valid from 1/21/2013 12:00PM to 1/23/2013 11:59AM CST. Your order must be placed by 12 Noon CST to be processed on the same day. Minimum order value is $100.00 excluding Rental and Marketplace items. To redeem this offer, select "FREE UPS 2ND DAY AIR" at checkout. Offer not is not valid on previous orders.