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social psychology of leisure and recreation

Seppo E. Iso-Ahola

social psychology of leisure and recreation

by Seppo E. Iso-Ahola

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Published by W. C. Brown Co. Publishers in Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leisure -- Social aspects.,
  • Leisure -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Social psychology.,
  • Recreation -- Social aspects.,
  • Recreation -- Psychological aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSeppo E. Iso-Ahola.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV14.45 .I85
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 436 p. :
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4428131M
    ISBN 100697071677
    LC Control Number79053443

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    The book uses social sciences methods and current research, with examples from psychology, geography, anthropology, and sociology, to study leisure behavior. Book Table of Contents Author Ancillaries Excerpts Book From both an individual and a societal perspective, Dimensions of Leisure for Life guides students through a study of leisure as a. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. The Psychology of Leisure: Research Approaches to the Study of Leisure Psychological aspects Leisure activities Social Science / General Sports & Recreation / General.

    The social psychology of leisure and recreation. Dubuque, Iowa: William C. Brown. Iwasaki, Y. (). Leisure and Quality of Life in and International and Multicultural Context: What are major pathways linking leisure to quality of life? Social Indicators Research, 82, ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: First edition by Roger C. Mannell and Douglas A. Kleiber, published in Description.


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No eBook available The Social Psychology of Leisure and Recreation. Seppo E. Iso-Ahola. Brown Company Publishers, - Social Science - pages. 0 Reviews. A Social Psychology of Leisure is written to serve as a textbook for undergraduate students taking a course in the psychological and social aspects of leisure and recreation.

The success of any text depends ultimately on its ability to communicate clearly to student readers and to spark student interest in the field of study. The social psychology of leisure has long been, and still remains, a prominent perspective for understanding the role and impact of leisure in people’s lives.

It is a dynamic field influenced by researchers in leisure studies and theories and research in, among others, the fields of social, personality, developmental, and positive psychology.

Social psychological theory and research about leisure behaviour and experience are examined in this textbook for undergraduate students of the psychological and social aspects of leisure and recreation.

It is concerned with how people come to perceive time or behaviour as free or discretionary, the ways in which people choose to fill this time with behaviour and experience, why they make these. SECOND EDITION Douglas A. Kleiber Gordon J. Walker Roger C.

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The major goal of the book is to "advance the understanding of leisure and recreation behavior and offer a viable alternative to the conventional approaches to leisure and recreation" (p.

vii). The alternative is to apply, for the first time in one volume, a social-psychological approach to the subjects of leisure and recreation. Defining leisure, play, and recreation provides us as leisure professionals with a strong foundation for the programs, services, and facilities that we provide.

While we might disagree on the standard definition of leisure, play, or recreation, we are all concerned with providing an experience for participants. Psychiatric Annals | Neulmger, J. THE PSYCHOLOGY OF LEISURE: Research Approaches to the Study of Leisure.

Springfield, III.: Charles C Thomas, Publisher. pp. $Leisure has eluded. management, training and operational aspect of Leisure & Recreation management; Leisure and Recreation Management deals with the theory of leisure studies as well as the day-to-day practicalities of managing sport, leisure and recreation facilities, ensuring this book's continued success as a student textbook and a guide for the practitioner.5/5(1).

Abstract. Various social science traditions have influenced theory and research on leisure. In this chapter, we describe psychological perspectives, and these perspectives are primarily those of social psychology with some influences from personality and developmental psychology.

Main objective of this research made on social media and leisure is to uncover whether the social media is used to treat time or not, and to reveal how the social media affects leisure preferences.

Recreation and leisure is a thriving industry with phenomenal growth, tremendous potential, and diverse career paths and options. Introduction to Recreation and Leisure, Second Edition, is a textbook designed for the first undergraduate course in a recreation or leisure its 21st-century views of recreation and leisure services, it indicates future directions in the field and Reviews: 1.

Sociology of leisure or leisure sociology is the study of how humans organize their free e includes a broad array of activities, such as sport, tourism, and the playing of sociology of leisure is closely tied to the sociology of work, as each explores a different side of the work-leisure recent studies in the field move away from the work-leisure.

Such an excellent book. A must-read for any introductory of advanced learners in the area of leisure studies, recreation management sport, or, heck, even organizational behaviour.

Book was affordable and was delivered well/5(2). Book Review | Novem Social Psychological Perspectives on Leisure and Recreation American Journal of Occupational Therapy, NovemberVol. 34,   The Social Psychology of Leisure and Recreation: Iso-Ahola, Seppo E.: Books - or: Seppo E.

Iso-Ahola. University of Massachusetts Amherst [email protected] Amherst Doctoral Dissertations - February A psychological theory of leisure activity. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Iso-Ahola, Seppo E.

Social psychology of leisure and recreation. Dubuque, Iowa: W.C. Brown Co. Publishers, ©Leisure has often been defined as a quality of experience or as free time.

Free time is time spent away from business, work, job hunting, domestic chores, and education, as well as necessary activities such as eating and sleeping.

Situationist International proposes that leisure does not evolve from free time, and free-time is an illusory concept that is rarely fully "free"; economic and.- Journal of Outdoor Recreation, Education and Leadership (JOREL) - Journal of Park and Recreation Administration (JPRA) Filter by book format.

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