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Leisure, Risk and Reflexivity

  • Ken Roberts
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Abstract

This chapter discusses how risks of various kinds have become normal parts of life in modern societies. It explains how at leisure young people not only encounter risks, but also often embrace them as sources of excitement in otherwise mundane lives.

Keywords

Individualisation Leisure Reflexivity Risk Youth 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ken Roberts
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  1. 1.University of LiverpoolOrmskirkUK

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