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9 edition of Sport and leisure cultures found in the catalog.

Sport and leisure cultures

by Tomlinson, Alan.

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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports -- Sociological aspects,
  • Leisure -- Sociological aspects,
  • Sports and globalization

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAlan Tomlinson.
    SeriesSport and culture series;, v. 6
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV706.5 .T654 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3299176M
    ISBN 100816633827, 0816633835
    LC Control Number2004026828

    Written by an outstanding sociologist of leisure and sport, this intelligent yet jargon-free textbook enables students to get to grips with a wide range of important concepts and understand their diverse applications. As such, it is essential reading for any course designed to explore the place and meaning of sport and leisure in society. McConatha). She also co-edits two book series with Meyer & Meyer Sports: Sport, Culture & Society and Healthy Aging & Fitness. Sport | Fitne SS | Culture 12 Sport FitneSS Culture 9 ISBN: $ US/£ /E 19,95 ar_Umschlag_SportFitnessCulture_indd 1

    This book is really two in one. The first "Leisure, The Basis of Culture" and "The Philosophical Act." The first book starts with the premise that "the foundation of Western culture is leisure." Something not easily appreciated in our hectic life. Yet the end point of this leisure is not laziness but s:   TY - BOOK. T1 - Issues and values in sport and leisure cultures. AU - Keech, Marc. AU - McFee, Graham. PY - /4/ Y1 - /4/ N2 - This collection of essays explores a number of issues, primarily concerned with value, which might arise from the study and practice of by: 1.

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