Managing Leisure is an excellent reference tool for both students and practitioners in the leisure industry.
It provides detailed and practical advice on managing buildings, budgets and people. It also covers the vital aspects of law, finance, health & safety and competitive tendering. Managing Leisure takes management theory and looks at its practical application in a leisure management context.
Ideal for students studying leisure management, this book will also appeal to practitioners in the field as a handy reference book.
Thorough and comprehensive coverage of leisure management for both students and practitioners Provides important links between management theory and practical application Endorsed by the Institute of Leisure and Amenity Management (ILAM)
undergraduates studying leisure and recreation management
Introduction; The social context; The regulatory context; Managing physical resources; Managing people; Managing money; Managing programmes and events; Managing risk; The leisure manager's role.
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- © Butterworth-Heinemann 1998
- 15th December 1998
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Principal lecturer, Maritime Leisure Management, University of Alicante in Spain and Southampton Institute of Higher Education