Overview:Leadership in Recreation and Leisure Services - Leadership in Recreation and Leisure Services presentscutting-edge guidance and helps students apply their newfound knowledgeas they prepare to enter the rapidly changing leisure services field.This text presents fresh insights on leadership from the most prominentvoices in the field today. The contributors present a comprehensive lookat modern leadership, identify the challenges future leaders will face,and reveal how future leaders can best prepare to meet those challenges.Leadership in Recreation and Leisure Services provides* a detailed look at the collaborative approach to leadership in leisureservices that represents a new direction in the field;* insight into classical leadership as well as innovative and modernleadership theory and best practices; and* an understanding of the roles and functions students will fulfill asthey enter the profession.The material, designed for undergraduate recreation and leisure servicesleadership courses, is presented in three parts. Part I explorespersonal leadership issues, including communication skills, negotiationstrategies, and leadership styles. Part II delves intoprofessional leadership, examining topics such as group dynamics,supervision practices, and team leadership. Part III exploresorganizational leadership, including internal and external leadershipand professional development.The authors present new theories of leadership from research in thefield of recreation and leisure. Several learning aids-includingchapter-opening scenarios, key terms, glossary, references, andchapter-ending questions for reflection and discussion-appear throughoutthe text. In addition, each chapter features a Leisure Leaders sidebarthat profiles a leader in the field who addresses preparation for thejob, a peek at day-to-day work, and advice for aspiring leaders. And aBest Practices sidebar showcases an organization whose innovativeleadership has led to positive organizational outcomes.Leadership in Recreation and Leisure Services helps studentsunderstand the range of leadership skills they need to develop forsuccessful careers.
This book is on page /dab2ca502f3ba773ca68bf5353ad5292/book/1603725640-9780736095310. It was written by the following authors: Terilyn J. Goins, Timothy S. O'Connell, Brent Cuthbertson. Book Leadership in Recreation and Leisure Services, which can be read online, published by the company: Human Kinetics Publishers. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Sports Books. The book was published on 2014-10-01 00:00:00. It has 320 pages and is published in Hardback format and weight 1134 g. File for download Leadership in Recreation and Leisure Services has PDF format and is called leadership-in-recreation-and-leisure-services.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our rapidsport.eu site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.
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