Sport and Recreation Management
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The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine
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National Sports Law Institute: Sports Law Research
Fast Company: Leadership
USA Today Sports News
Work In Sports
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Documentaries from Films on Demand:
Sports Worlds (26:04)
Sustainability is increasingly a consideration in the design of sports
facilities. This film shows how these concerns influences architecture
for the 2012 London Olympics and the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, and
the soccer stadium built for remote Manaus, Brazil, for the 2014 World
Sports for Sale (1:23:28)
This documentary examines the money-driven machines of college football
and basketball and the toll they take on the education of athletes and
the integrity of the universities they attend. It examines this
controversy in college sports and goes on-location to some of the
Division I schools where debates over commercialization and academic
success are most heated.
Major League Entrepreneurs (59:33)
Filmed at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University,
this program teams up Mark Cuban, billionaire owner of the Dallas
Mavericks and cofounder of Broadcast.com, and Daniel Snyder, owner of
the Washington Redskins, who made his team one of the most valuable
franchises in sports history. Together they discuss being an
entrepreneur in the world of professional sports, while M.B.A. students
and faculty ask questions about management styles, the lure of owning a
sports team, and the impact of salary caps.
Moyers & Company: The Collision of Sports and Politics (56:49)
Discussion of the intersection of sports, politics, and greed.
Should college athletes get paid? Should taxpayers bankroll new stadiums
that benefit wealthy team owners? The vast gap between sports tycoons
and the everyday fans who shell out hard-earned cash to watch their
athlete heroes is yet another reflection of the gross inequality between
the 1 percent and the rest of society.
Ban College Football: A Debate (1:52:24)
Charges of exploitation and a growing concern for head injury and brain
trauma have put college football in the spotlight. Do college football
programs—which rake in millions—take advantage of student athletes, or
do they provide young men with educational and professional
opportunities they might not otherwise have? Do football’s inherent
danger and violence have any place in institutions of higher learning?
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