Research handbook on sport governance

Recent scandals across the word of sport can be directly related to poor governance. This Research Handbook gathers the state-of-the-art research on sport governance by leading international scholars on various issues across various sports, offering a vital reference point for advancing research. Il...

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Other Authors: Winand, Mathieu (Editor), Anagnostopoulos, Christos (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Northampton, MA Edward Elgar Pub. 2019, 2019
Series:Research handbooks in business and management
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Collection: Edward Elgar eBooks Collection Business & Economics - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • empirical findings towards challenging implications / Vilma Čingienė
  • 10. Evolution and reformation of China sport governance / Keyu Li and Graham Cuskelly
  • 11. International governance of action sports: an organisational legitimacy perspective / Mikhail Batuev and Leigh Robinson
  • 12. The governance of the Paralympic movement: an institutional perspective / Simon Gérard, David Legg and Thierry Zintz
  • Part III Relationships governance in sport
  • 13. Interorganisational network governance in sport / Hagen Wäsche and Anna Gerke
  • 14. Breaking down barriers: collaboration in sport governance networks / Ian O'Boyle, David Shibury and Lesley Ferkins
  • future research directions / Benoit Seguin and Gashaw Abeza
  • Part VI Sport board governance
  • 23. Strategies for change: a Presidential perspective on governing the NCAA / Jimmy Smith
  • 24. What do you mean it hasn't worked out, yet?: the paradoxes of women in sport governance research / Larena Hoeber and Sally Shaw
  • 25. The governance of the board of national governing bodies in high performance sport / Veerle De Bosscher and Popi Sotiriadou
  • 26. Succession and good governance / Tracy Taylor and Leigh Robinson
  • 27. Board dynamics in nonprofit sport organizations: contemporary research directions / Shannon Kerwin and Alison Doherty
  • Part VII Reflections
  • 28. Directions for future research in sport governance / Mathieu Winand and Christos Anagnostopoulos
  • Index
  • 1. Research on sport governance: an introduction / Christos Anagnostopoulos and Mathieu Winand
  • Part I Principles of good governance in sport
  • 2. Assessing sports governance principles and indicators / Jean-Loup Chappelet and Michaël Mrkonjic
  • 3. Measuring governance: the sports governance observer / Arnout Geeraert
  • 4. Support the implementation of good governance in sport (SIGGS): a European project for National Olympic Committees and national sport federations / Thierry Zintz and Simon Gérard
  • 5. SATSport model: an applied and adaptive approach to grassroot sport organisation' governance arrangements / Simone Digennaro, Mark Lowther and Antonio Borgogni
  • 6. A cultural perspective on good governance in sport / Vassil Girginov
  • 7. Embedding good governance principles in sports governing bodies through a code of ethics: opportunities, pitfalls, and good practices / Els De Waegeneer and Annick Willem
  • unpacking trust building through 'exchange currencies' / Christos Anagnostopoulos and Mathieu Winand
  • Part IV Sport event governance
  • 16. Sport event governance / Milena Parent and Michael Naraine
  • 17. The governance of legacy in the Olympic movement: a theoretical framework / Becca Leopkey
  • 18. Urban governance of non-mega sport events: a socio-political discourse analysis / James Anderson and Marijke Taks
  • Part V Sport governance and businesss implications
  • 19. The supporter ownership governance model: empirical insights from English football / Sara Ward and Dan Parnell
  • 20. The transformation of German Football Bundesliga Clubs from members' associations towards corporations and their governance implications - the case of Hamburger SV / Stefan Prigge
  • 21. China: Emerging football nation, emerging governance issues / Simon Chadwick, Ian Gibson and Tao Jiang