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  • Pastimes, 6th ed. Print version
       Pastimes, 6th ed. Print version      
  • Study Guide for the Therapeutic Recreation Specialist Certification Examination, 5th ed.
       Study Guide for the Therapeutic Recreation Specialist Certification Examination, 5th ed. Print version   Study Guide for the Therapeutic Recreation Specialist Certification Examination, 5th ed. eBook version
  • Leisure and Human Development
       Leisure and Human Development Print version   Leisure and Human Development eBook version   Leisure and Human Development eText version
  • Recreation Programming, 7th ed. Print version
       Recreation Programming, 7th ed. Print version   Recreation Programming, 7th ed. eBook version   Recreation Programming, 7th ed. eText version
  • Sport Management
       Sport Management Print version   Sport Management eBook version   Sport Management eText version

 
 
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    • Sagamore-Venture Book of the Month

      Adventure Programming and Travel for the 21st Century
      For August 2018 we are offering the print version of Adventure Programming and Travel for the 21st Century, at a discount of 30%.

      Discount applies automatically when you add it to your cart.

      This book presents an international perspective on providing theoretical and practical knowledge about the planning, delivery, and management of adventure programs (including travel), products, and services.
    • Journal Call for Papers


      Journal of Park and Recreation Administration The Journal of Park and Recreation Administration (JPRA), has issued a Call for Papers for a special issue, Social Justices Issues in Parks and Recreation, for publication in the Fall of 2019.

      Full details available here (PDF).
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Books and ebooks
 
 
Evaluating Recreation Services, 4th Ed.

Print: $80.00Add to Cart

Ebook: $45.00Add to Cart

eText: $53.00Add to Cart

This book aims to provide a basic overview and working knowledge of procedures. More...

Financial Resource Management, 2nd ed.

Print: $71.00Add to Cart

Ebook: $40.00Add to Cart

 

Financial Resource Management is written with the needs of the sport, tourism, and leisure service manager in mind. More...


Basic Athletic Training, 6th Ed.

Print: $56.00Add to Cart

Ebook: $50.00Add to Cart

 

A comprehensive introduction to current philosophies, procedures, and practices related to the care and prevention of athletic injuries. More...

Interactive Health and Fitness

Print: $90.00Add to Cart

Ebook: $50.00Add to Cart

eText: $59.00Add to Cart

Interactive Health and Fitness is an innovative system of learning that blends a conversational, easy-to-read textbook... More...

 
 
Study Guide for the Therapeutic Recreation Specialist Certification Examination 5th Edition

Print: $62.00Add to Cart

Ebook: $35.00Add to Cart

 

Compare our prices! The purpose of this study guide is to assist candidates in preparing for the NCTRC national certification examination... More...

Outdoor Recreation, 4th ed.

Print: $90.00Add to Cart

Ebook: $50.00Add to Cart

 

Revised, updated, and expanded to be a leading resource in outdoor recreation not only in the United States but also in Canada. More...

An Introduction to Park Management, 4th Ed.

Print: $85.00Add to Cart

Ebook: $47.00Add to Cart

 

Intended for university students who may have an interest in becoming employed in the parks profession. More...

Facility Management, 2nd ed.

Print: $80.00Add to Cart

Ebook: $49.00Add to Cart

 

Provides the student and practitioner with enough information on a variety of subjects to know where to proceed without assistance.... More...

 
 
Pricing Recreation and Park Services

Print: $99.00Add to Cart

Ebook: $44.00Add to Cart

eText: $54.00Add to Cart

Provides a scientific foundation to guide pricing decisions confronting managers and elected officials in public parks and recreation agencies. More...

Community Development: Applications for Leisure, Sport, and Tourism

Print: $72.00Add to Cart

Ebook: $40.00Add to Cart

 

This volume initiates a discussion about the ways leisure, sport, and tourism might conceptualize the relationship with... More...

 
 

 
eTexts
 
 
Pastimes, 6th ed.: The Context of Contemporary Leisure [etext]

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eText: $59.00

As a learning tool, this sixth edition teaches more. It contains updated and new illustrations of concepts through field-based cases, biographical features, exploratory activities, and research studies.

Diversity and Inclusion in the Recreation Profession: Organizational Perspectives eText

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eText: $48.00

In this important book, the authors explore, document, and delve into the construct of diversity within the context of managing and providing recreation and leisure-related services.

Management Functions in Recreational Therapy [etext]

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eText: $48.00

This book provides students and practitioners with perspectives on the management of recreational therapy heretofore unavailable to them.

Recreation Programming, 7th ed. [etext]

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eText: $59.00

The leading text for teaching programming in over 100 higher education institutions in the United States and abroad.

 
 
Application of Behavior Analysis in Leisure Contexts [etext]

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eText: $45.00

Designed to introduce leisure and other service providers to behavior analysis and to assist them in developing and strengthening their skills in applying associated techniques.

Outdoor Recreation Planning [etext]

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eText: $60.00

Provides guidance for defining where outdoor recreation resource management should and could be going forward.

Interactive Health and Fitness [etext]

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eText: $59.00

Interactive Health and Fitness is an innovative system of learning that blends a conversational, easy-to-read textbook with cutting-edge technology.

A Career With Meaning, 2nd ed. [etext]

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eText: $54.00

A tailor made journey that enables individuals to match their core beliefs and values with numerous professional opportunities within the leisure industry.

 
 
Case Studies in Therapeutic Recreation [etext]

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eText: $35.00

A relatable, easy-to-read text that explains theory and provides opportunities to practice skills needed to become a successful recreational therapist.

Introduction to Community Tourism [etext]

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eText: $52.00

Intended to assist individuals and communities to consider the nature of tourism in a community context and its relationship to quality of life for the resident population in that community.

Perspectives on Recreational Therapy [etext]

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eText: $53.00

At no other time in the history of the profession have recreational therapists been presented with such tremendous opportunities to improve care and advance their profession.

Introduction to Recreation Services for People With Disabilities, 4th Ed. [etext]

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eText: $54.00

Reflects a broad-based explanation of the role of practitioners in the interrelated fields of therapeutic recreation, inclusive recreation, and special recreation.

 

 
Journals
 

Sagamore publishes eight journals in the disciplines of health, recreation, facility management, parks administration, leisure, education and more.


  • Learning Disabilities - A Multidisciplinary Journal
    An official publication of the Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA), disseminates the most current thinking and practice on learning disabilities.

    Subscribe
  • Journal of Outdoor Recreation, Education, and Leadership
    The only peer-reviewed journal published in the United States with a specific focus on the areas of outdoor recreation, education, and leadership.

    Subscribe
  • Journal of Nonprofit Education and Leadership
    JNEL publishes quality manuscripts to disseminate the latest knowledge related to nonprofit education and leadership to develop theory and practice.
    Subscribe
  • Journal of Park and Recreation Administration
    For over three decades, JPRA has provided information to enhance the effectiveness and professionalism of park and recreation administrators.

    Subscribe


  • Journal of Applied Sport Management
    The official publication of the Applied Sport Management Association, JASM is a quarterly peer-reviewed journal providing the latest research in all aspects of applied sport management.

    Subscribe
  • PALAESTRA
    Quarterly publication designed to be a single responsible source of valuable information for those interested in sport, physical education, and recreation involving individuals with disabilities.
    Subscribe
  • Therapeutic Recreation Journal
    Provides a national forum for research and discussion on the needs of persons with disabilities, problems confronting the profession, new vistas of service, and receiving therapeutic recreation services.
    Subscribe
  • The Physical Educator
    One of the longest standing journals providing research-based articles relating to physical education, health, recreation, and related areas.


    Subscribe


 

 
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Joseph J. Bannon


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