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Author Parks, Janet B., 1942-

Title Contemporary sport management / Janet B. Parks, Jerome Quarterman, editors
Edition Second edition
Published Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, [2003]


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 MELB  796.069 Par/Csm 2003  AVAILABLE
Description xi, 435 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents Pt. I. Introduction to Sport Management -- 1. Sport Management: An Overview / Janet B. Parks and Jerome Quarterman -- 2. Developing a Professional Perspective / Kathryn S. Hoff, JoAnn Kroll and Janet B. Parks -- 3. Historical Sketches: The Development of the Sport Business Industry / Lawrence W. Fielding and Brenda Pitts -- 4. Thinking Critically About Sport Management / Stuart M. Keeley and Janet B. Parks -- Pt. II. Social and Behavioral Foundations of Sport Management -- 5. Legal and Ethical Considerations in Sport Management / Lori Miller and Joy T. DeSensi -- 6. Sociological Aspects of Sport and Physical Activity / Mary Jo Kane -- 7. Psychology of Sport Consumer Behavior / B. Christine Green -- Pt. III. Organizational and Managerial Foundations of Sport Management -- 8. Sport Organization Managers and Organizational Behavior / Jerome Quarterman -- 9. Managing and Leading Sport Organizations / Jerome Quarterman and Ming Li -- Pt. IV. Selected Functional Areas of Sport Management -- 10. Sport Marketing / F. Wayne Blann and Ketra L. Armstrong -- 11. Public Relations in the Sport Industry / Clay Stoldt, Catherine Pratt and Jason Jackson -- 12. Finance, Economics, and Budgeting in the Sport Industry / Timothy D. DeSchriver and Daniel F. Mahony -- 13. Sport Facility and Event Management / Robin Ammon, Jr. and David K. Stotlar -- 14. Intercollegiate Athletics / Robertha Abney and Ellen J. Staurowsky -- 15. Professional Sport / James M. Gladden and William A. Sutton -- 16. Sport Management and Marketing Agencies / Mark A. McDonald and William A. Sutton -- 17. Sport Tourism / Heather Gibson -- 18. International Sport / Ted G. Fay -- Pt. V. The Future of Sport Management -- 19. Questions, Answers, and Sport Management Research / Jocquelyn Cuneen and Robert Boucher -- 20. Understanding Sport Management Research / Wendy Frisby
Summary "The second edition of Contemporary Sport Management offers the most up-to-date and thorough examination of the sport management field, giving readers a comprehensive resource for career evaluation and professional development." "New to this edition are chapters on the ethical and legal aspects of sport management as well as detailed discussions about consumer behavior, sport publicity and public relations, sport finance, sport tourism, critical thinking, and sport management research." "The second edition of Contemporary Sport Management explores the growing scope of opportunities within the industry while surveying the historical, psychological, sociological, and philosophical foundations of sport. Its easy-to-read format allows readers to quickly grasp management and organizational concepts and apply them in sport enterprises, making the text an invaluable reference for anyone interested in the sport management field."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Sports administration.
Physical education and training -- Administration.
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung
Author Parks, Janet B., 1942-
Quarterman, Jerome, 1944-
LC no. 2002012905
ISBN 0736042431 hardcover : cover