Leisure Management

Issues and Applications (Cabi Publishing)

Publisher: CABI

Written in English
Cover of: Leisure Management |
Published: Pages: 336 Downloads: 201
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Subjects:

  • Management & management techniques,
  • Sport & leisure industries,
  • Management,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Management - General,
  • General,
  • Business & Economics / Hospitality, Travel & Tourism,
  • Case studies,
  • Leisure

Edition Notes

ContributionsM. F. Collins (Editor), I. S. Cooper (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8279866M
ISBN 100851992153
ISBN 109780851992150

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The book outlines the essential knowledge and skills that successful managers need to have and helps students build those competencies by encouraging them to think as by: This book presents edited and revised versions of 18 of the most significant papers from the management section of the congress.

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Leisure and Cultural Heritage - Cited by: Leisure and Recreation Management deals with the theory of leisure studies as well as the day-to-day practicalities of managing sport, leisure and recreation facilities, ensuring this book's 5/5(1).

Leisure Services Management prepares students for the challenges they'll face as entry-level recreation and leisure managers. The book outlines the essential knowledge and skills that successful managers need to have and helps students build those competencies by encouraging them to think as managers.

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Leisure and Cultural Heritage - the social and historic factors shaping current leisure. Now in a fully revised sixth edition, it is still the only textbook that covers all the key topics taught within contemporary sport and leisure management courses.

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The activities in this book are designed to teach Learning About Leisure through ACTIVITIES eBook Contents 3 Activity L Leisure Time Management 24 Activity L Leisure and Benefits 26 Activity L Leisure, Are You Complete.

28 Activity L Leisure-A-Holic 30File Size: KB. management, training and operational aspect of Leisure & Recreation management Leisure and Recreation Management deals with the theory of leisure studies as well as the day-to-day practicalities of managing sport, leisure and recreation facilities, ensuring this book's continued success as a student textbook and a guide for the practitioner.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Leisure, its nature and significance; decision making and communication, their role in leisure management; leadership, group dynamics and team building, implications for the leisure profession; leisure marketing, market research and the integration of the marketing mix; practical leisure management.

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The book outlines the essential knowledge and skills that successful managers need to have and helps students build those competencies by encouraging them to think as managers.

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Students learn from the perspectives of 52 leading professors, professionals, and emerging scholars from the United States, Canada, Brazil, China, and around the globe.

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Staffing and staff structures. Leisure and recreation management education and training. Leisure Services Management prepares students for the challenges they'll face as entry-level recreation and leisure managers.

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