Sport, Policy and Politics: A Comparative Analysis (Hardback)Barrie Houlihan (author)
Hardback 336 Pages / Published: 27/11/1997
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Sport, Policy and Politics is a genuinely comparative analysis of sport policy-making in five countries - Australia, Canada, Ireland, the United Kingdom and North America. Some of the issues raised in this book include: * the process of sport policy-making * the administrative framework for sport: the responsibilities of central or federal governments, state governments and local authorities * the division of responsibility between different levels of government * how policy-making has addressed the topical problems of drug abuse in athletes, and the provision of sport and physical education in schools.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 336
Weight: 635 g
Dimensions: 235 x 159 x 32 mm
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