A Handbook of Leisure Studies

  • Chris Rojek
  • Susan M. Shaw
  • A. J. Veal

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction: Process and Content

    1. Chris Rojek, Susan M. Shaw, A. J. Veal
      Pages 1-21
  3. Origins

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-23
    2. Chris Rojek
      Pages 25-40
    3. Garry Chick
      Pages 41-54
    4. Benjamin K. Hunnicutt
      Pages 55-74
    5. Kumkum Bhattacharya
      Pages 75-89
  4. Key Disciplines

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. Hugo van der Poel
      Pages 93-108
    3. Roger C. Mannell, Douglas A. Kleiber, Marianne Staempfli
      Pages 109-124
    4. David Crouch
      Pages 125-139
    5. A. J. Veal
      Pages 140-161
    6. Fred Coalter
      Pages 162-181
  5. Axial Principles

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 183-183
    2. Jiri Zuzanek
      Pages 185-202
    3. Karla A. Henderson, Susan M. Shaw
      Pages 216-230
    4. Yvonne Harahousou
      Pages 231-249
    5. Valeria J. Freysinger, Othello Harris
      Pages 250-270
    6. Chas Critcher
      Pages 271-287

About this book

Introduction

A unique, international resource for Leisure Studies: in one volume the history, organization and central debates in the field of Leisure Studies are defined, providing a one-stop-shop for students and an agenda for future debate and research academics.

Keywords

anthropology communication community Cultural Studies culture feminism identity media Nation organization social psychology sociology Sport tourism Tradition

Editors and affiliations

  • Chris Rojek
    • 1
  • Susan M. Shaw
    • 2
  • A. J. Veal
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of Law and Social ScienceBrunel UniversityUK
  2. 2.Department of Recreation and Leisure StudiesUniversity of WaterlooCanada
  3. 3.School of Leisure, Sport and TourismUniversity of TechnologySydneyAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230625181
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2006
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4039-0279-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-62518-1
  • About this book