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Leisure, tourism and social change

Leisure, tourism and social change

papers selected from a conference held at the University of Edinburgh in January 1983, and organised on behalf of: International Geographical Union Commission on the Geography of Recreation and Leisure and Leisure Studies Association

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Published by Centre for Leisure Research, Dunfermline College of Physical Education in [Edinburgh?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leisure -- Social aspects -- Congresses.,
  • Tourism -- Social aspects -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementedited by Jonathan Long and Richard Hecock.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsLong, Jonathan., Hecock, Richard., International Geographical Union. Commission on the Geography of Recreation and Leisure, Leisure Studies Association (Great Britain), University of Edinburgh.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 223 p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22105462M
    ISBN 100951006304

    • Tourism accounts for more than one million direct jobs and an additional million indirect jobs. • The three business sectors most impacted by tourism in the state are leisure and hospitality, transportation, and retail trade. • Climate change presents significant uncertainties in future Florida tourism and economics. Tourism Impacts, Planning and Management is a unique text, which links these three crucial areas of tourism - impacts, planning and management. Tourism impacts are multi-faceted and therefore are difficult to plan for and manage.

      Leisure’s role in peoples’ lives is not purely economic. Leisure has important social, psychological and cultural implications. 6. Developments in technology and transport infrastructure have made many types of tourism more affordable. These developments are the impacts of globalization. Climate Change: Impacts and Responses Diversity in Organizations, Communities & Nations Global Studies Spaces & Flows Design Principles & Practices New Directions in the Humanities Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Aging & Social Change Tourism and Leisure Studies The Learner Organization Studies.

    Methods. Using data from the and waves of the nationally representative U.S. Health and Retirement Study and structural equation modelling analyses, we examined data on 2, older participants to determine if leisure activities mediated the link between social relationships and health in , controlling for race, education level, and health in Cited by: social pursuits, travel and tourism, and outdoor recreation. demographic change, in terms of age trends, racial and ethnic shifts in the population, gender 2 Introduction to Leisure Services: Career Perspectives Leisure Participation Today: An Overview If a visitor from the 25th century or from a distant planet were to pay a sudden visit toFile Size: KB.


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Leisure, tourism and social change. Edinburgh (Dunfermline College of Physical Education, Edinburgh 4): Centre for Leisure Research, (OCoLC) Online version: Leisure, tourism and social change.

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