Governance and Policy in Sport Organizations

3rd Edition

Hums, Mary
eISBN-13: 9781934432761

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Governance and Policy in Sport Organizations introduces readers to the power and politics of sport organizations. It explores the managerial activities essential to governance and policy development, and it looks at the structure and function of organizations like those with which readers will interact in the workplace. Current policy issues and the ethical questions they raise are also addressed. Real-world case studies demonstrate the types of dilemmas that sport managers face every day. In addition, professional administrators from a wide variety of sport organizations contribute their perspectives, giving readers a glimpse into the real concerns of sport professionals and the impact of governance and policy on their jobs. The books practical foundations, readability, and logical organization help readers to understand the big picture of the sport industry and their place in it as future sport managers. New to the third edition is a chapter on individual professional sport.

Sold By Holcomb Hathaway, Publishers
ISBNs 9781934432754, 9781934432761
Publish Year 2013
Language English
Number of Pages 449
Edition 3rd