Sports & Outdoors

Intercollegiate Athletics and the American University: A University President's Perspective

Intercollegiate Athletics and the American University: A University President's Perspective


James J. Duderstadt



About the Author James J. Duderstadt, Ph.D., is President Emeritus and University Professor of Science and Engineering at...
Race in Play: Understanding the Socio-Cultural Worlds of Student Athletes

Race in Play: Understanding the Socio-Cultural Worlds of Student Athletes


Carl E. James



Review "This book provides [us] with an opportunity to explore critical issues in the sociology of sport that influence a...
The Political Economy of Sports Organisations (Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy)

The Political Economy of Sports Organisations (Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy)


John Forster



About the Author John Forster is Senior Lecturer in the School of Economics at Griffith University, Australia.Nigel K.L. ...
Sport & Tourism: A Reader

Sport & Tourism: A Reader


Mike E. Weed



About the Author Mike Weed is Professor of Sport in Society and Director of Research in the Department of Sport Science, To...
Physical Culture, Power, and the Body (Routledge Critical Studies in Sport)

Physical Culture, Power, and the Body (Routledge Critical Studies in Sport)


Vertinsky Hargr



About the Author University of British Columbia, Canada University of Brighton, UK ...
Sports Nutrition (Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science)

Sports Nutrition (Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science)


Ronald J. Maughan, Louise M. Burke



Review Published Reviews of the First Edition "Sports Nutrition provides the reader with a concise and accessible body of...
Circus Bodies  Cultural Identity in Aerial Performance

Circus Bodies Cultural Identity in Aerial Performance


Peta Tait



About the Author Peta Tait is Professor of Theatre and Drama at La Trobe University, Australia. She is author of Performing...
Kinanthropometry IV (Kinanthropometry)

Kinanthropometry IV (Kinanthropometry)


J. W. Duguet



Kinanthropometry IV (Kinanthropometry)...
The Economics of Football

The Economics of Football


John Goddard, Stephen Dobson



Review "[This book] is solid scholarship, providing extensive documentation, a wonderful reference list, and is profusely...
Achieving Excellence in your Coaching Practice: How to Run a Highly Successful Coaching Buisness (Essential Coaching Skills & Knowledge)

Achieving Excellence in your Coaching Practice: How to Run a Highly Successful Coaching Buisness (Essential Coaching Skills & Knowledge)


Stephen Palmer, Christine Wilding, Gladeana Mcmahon



Review "Achieving Excellence in Your Coaching Practice is a first-rate addition to the series in Essential Coaching Skills ...
Opportunities in Recreation and Leisure Careers

Opportunities in Recreation and Leisure Careers


Clayne R. Jensen



About the Author McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the liv...
Adventure Sport Physiology

Adventure Sport Physiology


Christopher Hodgson, Nick Draper



Review “… probably the most comprehensive adventure sport physiology book I am aware of; therefore, I recom...
Notational Analysis of Sport: Systems for Better Coaching and Performance in Sport

Notational Analysis of Sport: Systems for Better Coaching and Performance in Sport


Mike Hughes



About the Author Mike Hughes is Director of Performance Analysis at the University of Wales Institute, Cardiff. He is als...
Interfaces of Performance (Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities)

Interfaces of Performance (Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities)


Janis Jefferies, Maria Chatzichristodoulou, Rachel Zerihan



About the Author Janis Jefferies is Professor of Visual Arts, Artistic Director of Goldsmiths Digital Studios and Directo...
Politics, Policy and Practice in Physical Education

Politics, Policy and Practice in Physical Education


Dawn Penny



Politics, Policy and Practice in Physical Education...
The Book of Five Rings

The Book of Five Rings


Miyamoto Musashi



The Book of Five Rings...
The Mobile DJ Handbook: How to Start & Run a Profitable Mobile Disc Jockey Service, Second Edition

The Mobile DJ Handbook: How to Start & Run a Profitable Mobile Disc Jockey Service, Second Edition


Stacy Zemon



Review "I would like to thank you for The Mobile DJ Handbook. It has taught me and my employees many wonderful new thing...
Representing Sport

Representing Sport


Rod Brookes



Review "We have been waiting for a compelling intervention into media coverage of sports to use in teaching for many year...
Fixed Odds Sports Betting: Statistical Forecasting and Risk Management

Fixed Odds Sports Betting: Statistical Forecasting and Risk Management


Joseph Buchdahl



Fixed Odds Sports Betting: Statistical Forecasting and Risk Management...
Sport, Recreation and Tourism Event Management: Theoretical and Practical Dimensions

Sport, Recreation and Tourism Event Management: Theoretical and Practical Dimensions


Cheryl Mallen, Lorne Adams



About the Author Cheryl Mallen is Associate Professor in the Department of Sport Management, Brock University, St. Cat...
Sport and Leisure in Social Thought

Sport and Leisure in Social Thought


Grant Jarvie



Review '... show how sport and leisure have contributed to a better understanding of contemporary socialogical themes suc...
Physical Activity and Health: The Evidence Explained

Physical Activity and Health: The Evidence Explained


A. Hardman



Review "I wish I had had this textbook as a student – it would have made learning about the health benefits of physi...
Jews and the Sporting Life: Studies in Contemporary Jewry XXIII

Jews and the Sporting Life: Studies in Contemporary Jewry XXIII


Ezra Mendelsohn



Review "[Studies in Contemporary Jewry] has quickly established itself as one of the most important yearly publications i...
Stage Fright: Politics and the Performing Arts in Late Imperial Russia

Stage Fright: Politics and the Performing Arts in Late Imperial Russia


Paul Du Quenoy



Stage Fright: Politics and the Performing Arts in Late Imperial Russia...
Pedagogy and Human Movement: Theory, Practice, Research (International Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport)

Pedagogy and Human Movement: Theory, Practice, Research (International Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport)


Richard Tinning



About the Author Richard Tinning is Professor of Pedagogy and Physical Education in the School of Human Movement Studies at...
Opportunities in Sports and Fitness Careers

Opportunities in Sports and Fitness Careers


Wm. Ray Heitzmann



From the Back Cover Your Passport to a Successful and Rewarding Career VGM's Opportunities in . . . series opens the door t...
International Cases in the Business of Sport

International Cases in the Business of Sport


Dave Arthur, Simon Chadwick



Review 'A must have text for students and a valuable reference for professionals, International Cases in the Business of ...
Development and Management of Visitor Attractions

Development and Management of Visitor Attractions


John Swarbrooke



Review The 'Developement and Management of Visitor Attractions' serves as essential reading for any student or practition...
Sport & Brit Polit Since 1960 Pb

Sport & Brit Polit Since 1960 Pb


John F. Coghlan



Sport & Brit Polit Since 1960 Pb...
Playing Through Arthritis : How to Conquer Pain and Enjoy Your Favorite Sports and Activities

Playing Through Arthritis : How to Conquer Pain and Enjoy Your Favorite Sports and Activities


David Silver



From the Back Cover "Playing Through Arthritis is a great book because it keeps you moving to help you feel your very best....