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Leisure Education: A Person-Centered, System-Directed, Social Policy Perspective
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  • Rodney B. Dieser, University of Northern Iowa
Description

One of the chief aims of Leisure Education: A Person-Centered, System-Directed, and Social Policy Perspective is to provide a book that brings different leisure education voices together and provides a broad overview of the many different theories and models of leisure education.The aim of this book is to propel the field of leisure education forward by helping readers understand the history of leisure education, including the many theories and models of leisure education; outline the progress and dynamic aspects of leisure education, such as the difference between person-centered and system-directed leisure education; and move the leisure education field forward toward social policy development so that leisure education can have a voice related to preventing and remedying social problems. -- Provided by publisher

Keywords
  • Leisure -- Study and teaching; Leisure -- Social aspects; United States -- Social policy;
Document Type
Book
ISBN
9781571677143
Publication Date
1-1-2013
Publisher
Sagamore Publishing
Department
School of Health, Physical Education, and Leisure Services
Department
Division of Leisure, Youth and Human Services
Object Description
xxi, 210 pages : ill. ; 26 cm
Language
en
Citation Information
Rodney B. Dieser. Leisure Education: A Person-Centered, System-Directed, Social Policy Perspective. Urbana, IL(2013)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/rodney-dieser/3/