Leisure Theory

Principles and Practice

  • Authors
  • Chris┬áRojek

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Chris Rojek
    Pages 1-16
  3. Chris Rojek
    Pages 17-48
  4. Chris Rojek
    Pages 49-79
  5. Chris Rojek
    Pages 80-109
  6. Chris Rojek
    Pages 110-124
  7. Chris Rojek
    Pages 125-133
  8. Chris Rojek
    Pages 134-145
  9. Chris Rojek
    Pages 146-169
  10. Chris Rojek
    Pages 170-187
  11. Chris Rojek
    Pages 188-221
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 222-243

About this book

Introduction

Offering readers the most complete and authoritative critical introduction to Leisure Theory and written by one of the major figures in the field, the book provides an exciting and reliable guide to leisure forms, leisure practice and the representation of leisure. It demonstrates how power relations influence leisure choices and introduces students to the primary functions and regulative mechanisms of leisure, providing a thought provoking account of the central problems confronting students of leisure today. Written with the needs of students at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in mind, the book will quickly be recognized as the bible for Leisure Theory.

Keywords

coding Generation mind thought

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230505117
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2005
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4039-0570-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-50511-7
  • About this book