Summary: The second edition of "Contemporary Sport Management" incorporates the most recent developments in the field, giving students and professionals a comprehensive and timely look at the world of sport management.
Editors Janet Parks and Jerome Quarterman tap the expertise of 29 of the best researchers, practitioners, and teachers in the field to provide both contemporary examples and historical points of reference for their study. New chapters have b ...show moreeen added to give readers more of the information they need in order to think critically about the ever-expanding sport management field.
"Contemporary Sport Management" explores the new and growing scope of opportunities within the industry while surveying the historical, psychological, sociological, and philosophical foundations of sport. The easy-to-read format will allow readers to quickly grasp management and organizational concepts and apply them in sport enterprises.
New to this edition are chapters on the ethical and legal aspects of sport management as well as thorough discussions about consumer behavior, sport publicity and public relations, sport finance, sport tourism, critical thinking, and sport management research. Other updated features of the text include learning activities, glossary terms, and review questions for each chapter to aid reader comprehension;
The second edition of "Contemporary Sport Management" is an invaluable tool for anyone interested in a sport management career. The revised text is a comprehensive learning resource and professional reference tool.
"Contemporary Sport Management, Second Edition," is accompanied by a fully revised instructor guide and test bank. The new guide has extensive sample lecture outlines as well as test questions and other materials that will save you valuable class preparation time. ...show less