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SAGE Handbook of Sport Management

by Russell Hoye and Milena Parent SAGE Publications Ltd
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The SAGE Handbook of Sport Management draws together the best current research on the major topics relevant to the field of sports management, including leadership, gender, diversity, development, policy, tourism and media. Edited by two of the most respected figures in the field, the handbook includes contributions from leading sport management academics from Australia, Canada, New Zealand, USA, the UK and Europe. The key themes and debates of sport management are organised across three sections:

 - sport management fundamentals and key concepts

- sport management challenges and issues

- sport management futures.



01 Sport Management - Russell Hoye & Milena M. Parent
02 Corporate Governance - Russell Hoye
03 Strategic Management - Mike Szymanski & Richard A. Wolfe
04 Organizational Structure - Danny O'Brien and Lisa Gowthorp
05 Human Resource Management - Tracy Taylor
06 Leadership in Sport Management - Packianathan Chelladurai and John J. Miller
07 Organizational Culture - Eric MacIntosh
08 Financial Management - Dennis Coates and Pamela Wicker
09 Sport Marketing - Aaron C.T. Smith
10 Performance Management - Joanne MacLean
11 Sport policy and politics - Barrie Houlihan
12 Regulating Sport - Bob Stewart
13 Sports Development - Michael P. Sam
14 Sport for Development and Peace - Simon C. Darnell and David Marchesseault
15 Program Evaluation - Katie Misener
16 Interorganizational Relationships in Sport: From Theory to Practice - Kathy Babiak and Annick Willem
17 Gender Issues - Sally Shaw
18 Diversity and Inclusion in Sport - George B. Cunningham
19 Sport and the Media - Matthew Nicholson and Merryn Sherwood
20 Sport Brands and Consumers - Dana Ellis
21 Sport Sponsorship and Endorsements - T. Bettina Cornwell
22 Sports Tourism - Mike Weed
23 Event Bidding, Legacy, and Leverage - Laurence Chalip
24 Event Management - Milena M. Parent
25 Volunteer Management - Graham Cuskelly
26 Stadia Management - Robin Ammon
27 The Economics of Sport - Stephanie Gerretsen and Mark S. Rosentraub
28 Industrial Relations in Sport - Dan Mason
29 Corporate Social Responsibility - Aubrey Kent
30 Sport, the natural environment, and sustainability - Greg Dingle
31 Conclusion - Russell Hoye & Milena M. Parent

The Sage Handbook of Sport Management is a what’s what from the who’s who of sport management academia. This book provides a comprehensive review of what we know about sport management.  The handbook provides a detailed yet accessible overview of the many fields within the sport management discipline.  I will be keeping my copy close at hand.

Russell Hoye - La Trobe University

Milena M. Parent - University of Ottawa