Various theoretical models are claimed in leisure
In a recent paper, Benjamin Bridgman, an economist at the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), shows that many of the inconsistencies found in the literature can be resolved by treating leisure
as an economic activity, where consumption and leisure
Total quantity or scope: South Northamptonshire Council and Cherwell District Council are seeking one or more specialist Leisure
Operators with whom those contracting authorities can establish respective long term partnerships to deliver quality sports and leisure
services to their residents and visitors to their areas.
In a textbook introducing students to what social scientists have to say about leisure
, Bramham and Wagg ring ideas and practical aspects of leisure
through the life stages of humans.
was conceptualized by Stebbins (1992, p.
OLYMPIAN Duncan Goodhew (pictured) has given the thumbs up to improvements at Vale of Glamorgan leisure
Seeking to connect the idea of leisure
to the idea of progress, Stebbins (sociology, University of Calgary) provides a conceptual statement of leisure
that goes beyond the definitions found in dictionaries and handbooks.
PROPERTY consultancy GVA is to expand its presence in the hotels and leisure
market with the acquisition of Humberts Leisure
centre has been praised for its pledge to improve activities for children.
CHAMPION boxer Paul Truscott says a scheme to get more people using leisure
centres is a real knockout.
One dimension of family life that has been found to influence family functioning is family leisure
Dance Hall Days: Intimacy and Leisure
among Working-Class Immigrants in the United States.
is one of the great growth industries on the planet: but instead of benefiting humanity, it has destroyed much of what we hold most dear.
education is seen as important in North America and throughout the global community (see Ruskin & Sivan, 1995).
Coventry Sports and Leisure
Centre and Foleshill Sports and Leisure
Centre are offering canoeing taster courses starting tomorrow and continuing for the next few weeks.