Summary: New edition!
formerly titled Sport Law for Sport Managers
As interest and participation in recreation and sports have increased, so has the need for well-educated and well-prepared recreation and sport managers. LAW for Recreation and Sport Managers, Second Edition, by Doyice J. Cotten, John T. Wolohan, and T. Jesse Wilde, addresses legal concepts within sport-related businesses and activities.
The emphasis of LAW for Recreation and Sport M ...show moreanagers has been broadened to include both recreation and sport. This user-friendly text assists in developing an understanding of the legal principles relevant to the fields of recreation and sport and is suitable for beginning classes at both the graduate and undergraduate level. Sport and recreation managers, as well as their attorneys, will find LAW for Recreation and Sport Managers an excellent resource!
This text is broad in scope - covering negligence law, intentional torts and criminal acts, risk management, contract law, constitutional law and sport legislation, thus enabling instructors to select chapters that correlate with their course emphasis.
Every chapter in the new Second Edition of LAW for Recreation and Sport Managers has been revised and updated, but the chapters were kept brief and approachable for the students. The areas of negligence law and risk management were expanded and now include content and applications relevant to those in the field of recreation.
Highlights of the Second Edition include: