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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
    7. Chris Jenks
      Pages 288-303
    8. Daniel Thomas Cook
      Pages 304-316
    9. David Rowe
      Pages 317-331
  6. Leisure Forms and Settings

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 333-333
    2. Susan Birrell
      Pages 335-353
    3. John M. Jenkins, John J. Pigram
      Pages 363-385
    4. Adrian Franklin
      Pages 386-403
    5. Joanne Finkelstein, Rob Lynch
      Pages 404-416
    6. Maureen Harrington
      Pages 417-432
    7. Atara Sivan
      Pages 433-447
    8. Robert A. Stebbins
      Pages 448-456
  7. Indexical Themes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 457-457
    2. Chris Rojek
      Pages 459-474
    3. Chris Rojek
      Pages 475-490
    4. David Harris
      Pages 504-517
    5. Alison Pedlar, Lawrence Haworth
      Pages 518-532
    6. Susan M. Shaw
      Pages 533-545
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 547-577

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

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