Sport Management : The Business of Sport


Sport Management : The Business of Sport



By William F. Stier, Jr.

Sport Management The Business of Sport, has been written and revised specifically for students in introductory collegiate courses in sport management programs. Readers are given a realistic glimpse into the challenges and opportunities that exist now as well as in the future within the exciting world of sport and sport management. This second edition has updated information and data, including a significant increase in the number of concepts presented throughout the book. An additional two chapters has been added to provide more in-depth material in the areas of facilities and the law. This edition also includes an expansion in the number of questions at the end of each chapter as well as space for the student to insert the answers to these questions.



Publication Date


Publication Information

2nd edition.

Boston : American Press, c2008.

xix, 548 p. : illustrations ; 26 cm.

First ed. published under title: Managing sport, fitness, and recreation programs : concepts and practices. Boston : Allyn and Bacon, c1999.


Sports Sciences


Kinesiology, Sport Studies and Physical Education


Located in Drake Library at: GV713 .S75 2008