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Serious leisure : a perspective for our time

Author: Robert A Stebbins
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Transaction Publishers, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers a comprehensive view and analysis of the state of the sociology of leisure. This work also examines the future and the importance of the serious leisure perspective in a globalizing world, and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Stebbins, Robert A., 1938-
Serious leisure.
New Brunswick, N.J. : Transaction Publishers, ©2007
(DLC) 2006050176
(OCoLC)71790318
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert A Stebbins
ISBN: 9781412809771 1412809770
OCLC Number: 793204096
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 156 pages)
Contents: The serious leisure perspective --
Recent research on serious leisure --
Casual and project-based leisure: the basics --
Synthesizing the forms --
Extending the perspective --
History of the perspective --
Importance of the perspective.
Responsibility: Robert A. Stebbins.

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"A renowned author in the field of leisure, having written more than 25 books on the subject, Stebbins (sociology, Univ. of Calgary) promises to offer a comprehensive view and analysis of scholarship Read more...

 
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