kraus recreation and leisure in modern society

Kraus  Recreation And Leisure In Modern Society
Author: Daniel McLean
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Release Date: 2011-02-09
Pages: 468
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Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Focusing on ten different types of organizations—ranging from nonprofit community organizations and armed forces recreation to sports management and travel and tourism sponsors—Kraus’ Recreation and Leisure in Modern Society, Ninth Edition is an invaluable resource for students considering a career in the recreation and leisure industry. This classic text provides a detailed overview of the history, developments, and current trends in leisure studies. It addresses contemporary issues facing the recreation and leisure profession and focuses on challenges and opportunities that will impact the profession over the next 5 to 20 years. Extensive research into emerging trends helps support the text and provide insights into the future. Instructor Resources: An Instructor’s Manual, PowerPoint Presentations, and TestBank are available as free downloads. Student Resources: Companion Website - Practice Quizzes and Web Links.

Kraus  Recreation And Leisure In Modern Society
Author: Daniel McLean
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Release Date: 2014-02-20
Pages: 470
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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With a new full-color design with perforated worksheets, the Tenth Edition of Kraus' Recreation and Leisure in Modern Society provides a detailed introduction to the history, developments, and current trends in leisure studies. It addresses contemporary issues facing the recreation and leisure profession and focuses on challenges and opportunities that impact the profession now as well as years from now. Extensive research into emerging trends helps support the text and provide insights into the future. Focusing on the ten different types of organizations --ranging from nonprofit community organizations and armed forces recreation to sports management and travel and tourism sponsors -- this classic text text is an invaluable resource for students considering a career in the recreation and leisure industry. New to the Tenth Edition: - Discusses how specific trends, such as dramatic shifts in population make-up, the impact of technology, and marketing affect leisure-service systems and the recreation and park professions. - Focus on the role of parks and recreation on the health and wellness of our communities as well as means to combat the obesity epidemic in North America. - Includes new case studies which allow students to apply knowledge of technology in leisure, identify the value and benefits of play, and recognize the changing family structures of our modern society.

Kraus  Recreation And Leisure In Modern Society
Author: Daniel D. McLean
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Release Date: 2008
Pages: 397
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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The Eighth Edition Of This Classic Textbook Continues To Provide A Detailed Overview Of The History, Developments, And Current Trends In Leisure Studies. It Has Been Heavily Revised To Reflect Recent Societal Changes And The Challenges That Face The Leisure-Services Industry In The 21St Century. Students Will Learn How Trends Such As Dramatic Shifts In Population Make-Up, The Impact Of Technology, And Marketing Affect Leisure-Service Systems And The Recreation And Park Professions. To Reflect These Trends, The Text Focuses On Ten Different Types Of Organizations, Ranging From Nonprofit Community Organizations Or Armed Forces Recreation To Sports Management And Travel And Tourism Sponsors.

Kraus  Recreation   Leisure In Modern Society
Author: Mclean
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Release Date: 2017-08-25
Pages: 312
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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The Eleventh Edition of Kraus' Recreation and Leisure in Modern Society provides a detailed introduction to the history, developments, and current trends in leisure studies. It addresses contemporary issues facing the recreation and leisure profession and focuses on challenges and opportunities that impact the profession now as well as years from now. Extensive research into emerging trends helps support the text and provide insights into the future.

Kraus  Recreation And Leisure In Modern Society
Author: Daniel D. McLean
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Release Date: 2005
Pages: 364
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Dr. Jan Louise Jones, Southern Connecticut State University --Book Jacket.

Recreation And Leisure In Modern Society
Author: Richard G. Kraus
Publisher:
Release Date: 1978
Pages: 439
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Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Foundations Of Canadian Physical Education  Recreation  And Sports Studies
Author: David F. Anderson
Publisher: WCB/McGraw-Hill
Release Date: 1995
Pages: 339
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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This text provides an introduction to the various subfields of physical education, recreation and sports studies in Canada, including anatomy and physiology, biomechanics, sociology, psychology and history. An updated chapter on the present and future includes relevant issues such as drug abuse.

Leisure And Recreation Management
Author: George Torkildsen
Publisher: Routledge
Release Date: 2012-12-06
Pages: 592
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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This revised and updated edition reflects the changes that have taken place within the field of leisure and recreation management in recent years. Issues such as social inclusion, cultural strategy, exercise for health have risen to the top of the policy agenda. Commercial pressures, changes in the voluntary and public sector and emerging leisure professions such as sports development and playwork are all profoundly influencing the professional landscape. Leisure and Recreation Management is the only book to cover leisure history, key leisure concepts, trends, provision, management practices and operational issues in one comprehensive volume. · Leisure and Cultural Heritage - the social and historic factors shaping current leisure · Themes in Leisure, Recreation and Play - understanding leisure as a social · Leisure Planning and Provision - in the Public, voluntary and commercial sectors · Leisure Products - exploring the key areas of tourism, the countryside, the arts, and sport · Leisure Management - principles and practice for leadership, staffing, training, programming, event management, leisure marketing and more Exploring every key concept and innovation, and with more student-friendly textbook features than ever before, Leisure and Recreation Management is essential reading for student and professional interested in the theory and practice of managing leisure and recreation services and facilities.

Outdoor Recreation
Author: Douglas M. Knudson
Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Company
Release Date: 1980
Pages: 655
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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The Origins And History Of The All American Girls Professional Baseball League
Author: Merrie A. Fidler
Publisher: McFarland
Release Date: 2015-05-07
Pages: 400
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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This in-depth treatment of the organization and operation of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League draws on primary documents from league owner Arthur Meyerhoff and others for a unique perspective inside the AAGPBL. The study begins with a brief history of women’s softball, an important precursor to, and talent pool for, women’s professional baseball. Next the book investigates league administration and organization as well as publicity and promotion. Later chapters cover team administrative structures, managers, chaperones, player backgrounds, and league policies. Finally, discussion focuses on the activities of the AAGPBL Players’ Association from 1980 onward. Informed by many years of research and insights from former players, this exhaustive history contains 149 photographs.