Academic News, Books

Essential leadership skills for sport and leisure professionals

Leadership in Recreation and Leisure Services provides cutting-edge information on the subject and helps students apply this knowledge as they prepare to enter a career in leisure services.

It presents fresh insights on leadership from a diverse collection of the most important voices in the field today.

The contributors present a comprehensive look at modern leadership, identify the challenges future leaders will face and reveal how they can best prepare to meet them.

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The influence of demographics on leisure

Race and ethnicity have a significant impact on leisure behaviour and activity choices, but until now no book has thoroughly explored that impact.

Surprisingly so, as it is critical for leisure professionals to understand this issue in order to meet the needs of the diverse populations they serve.

Race, Ethnicity and Leisure brings together 28 world-renowned researchers to provide a comprehensive review and unified perspective on leisure in relation to minority populations.

The result is an unprecedented text that offers an extensive look at the changing landscape of recreation, leisure pursuits, our world and the populations that are driving these changes.

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A tactical approach to teaching sport skills

The third edition of this popular book, now covers all school age groups from primary to secondary.

It shows teachers how to make the switch from using a traditional games teaching approach to a tactical one using detailed unit and lesson plans.

The accompanying DVD-ROM provides video clips, reproducible elements and a standards-linked performance assessment system.

It not only explains the tactical games approach, but it also contains more than 330 prepared lessons to help teachers apply it.

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The management of campus recreational sport facilities

Management of university campus recreational and sporting facilities has expanded in both scope and complexity and modern facilities offer high-end amenities for students, faculty, staff and often, the local community.

Managing these diverse and complicated programmes and facilities requires knowledge of operations, client services and industry standards and this book addresses this unique skill set and knowledge base.

This book is suitable for both existing mangers and students looking for guidance in the management of indoor and outdoor recreational and sporting facilities.

Normal Price: £34.99 I €42.00
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A foundational guide to financial management in the leisure industry

Leisure Services Financial ManagementThis textbook covers the basics of economics, introduces accounting methodologies and helps students learn financial management methods and system, using current technical and technological skills.

It then goes on to explore other roles and responsibilities of financial management, such as preparing students with a basic political skill set to enable them to organize fundraising activities and work closely with governing bodies and groups.

Suitable for undergraduate and postgraduate students, this book offers online ancillaries for lecturers and provides a complete package for both student and lecturer.

Normal price: £39.99 I €48.00
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