Sports governance has developed into a considerable field of research, and has piqued many researchers’ interest worldwide. What’s more, recent scandals that have affected the world of sport can be directly related to misgovernance. Research Handbook on Sport Governance aims to gather the state-of-the art research on sports governance. It offers a vital reference point for advancing research on the matter, while illustrating different approaches and perspectives, such as good governance principles, systemic governance, political governance and network governance.
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Edited by Mathieu Winand and Christos Anagnostopoulos
Edited by Michael Barry, James Skinner and Terry Engelberg
Employment relations, much discussed in other industries, has often been neglected in professional sports despite its unique characteristics. The book aims to explore in detail the unique nature of the employment relationship in professional sports and the sport industry.
George B. Cunningham
Sport Management provides an insightful overview of the sport management discipline. The title includes influential articles and chapters from leading scholars in the field, covering a wide array of issues. In adopting a multilevel approach, this book explores this topical field and addresses sport management issues at the societal, organisational, and individual level.
Edited by Sten Söderman and Harald Dolles
This Handbook draws together top international researchers and discusses the state of the art and the future direction of research at the nexus between sport and business. It is heavily built upon choosing, applying and evaluating appropriate quantitative as well as qualitative research methods for practical advice in sport and business research.