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Successful Elite Sport Policies

An international comparison of the Sports Policy factors Leading to International Sporting Success (SPLISS 2.0) in 15 nations

By: Veerle De Bosscher

Price: CAD $57.95


Imprint: Meyer & Meyer Sport

400 Pages

9.45 X 6.54 X 0.87 ins

ISBN:  9781782550761 -- Paperback

Publication Date: 10/28/2015

How can nations improve their chances of winning medals in international sport? Successful Elite Sport Policies deals with the strategic policy planning process that underpins the development of successful national elite sport development systems. Drawing on various international competitiveness studies, it examines how nations develop and implement policies that are based on the critical success factors that may lead to competitive advantage in world sport.

Veerle de Bosscher is associate professor of Sport Management in the department of Sports Policy and Management and research group Sport and Society, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium.


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