Leisure and recreation; a study of leisure and recreation in their sociological aspects, by Martin H. Neumeyer and Esther S. Neumeyer.

; Neumeyer, Esther Sternberg, author
Rev. ed.. New York, A.S. Barnes [1949] .

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
GV 14 .N4 1949 Off-site
Mullen Library stacks
GV14 .N48 1949 Available Request
Other Authors Neumeyer, Esther Sternberg,
Subjects Leisure.
Description 411 pages ; 22 cm
Copyright Date [1949]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Also issued online.
Summary "We have aimed to present an informative treatment of the place of recreation in modern society; summarizing and interpreting materials drawn from a wide range of sources, utilizing especially the reports of scientific research. ... The series of chapters is intended as a 'frame of reference' for the study of a complex subject."--Preface.
Contents Leisure: a new outlook -- Development of leisure and recreation -- Recreation movement in the United States -- Recreation movements in other lands -- World trends in recreation -- Conditioning factors of leisure and recreation -- Leisure and personality -- Preparing for leisure -- Theories of play and recreation -- Group aspects of recreation -- Recreation and social maladjustment -- Commercial recreation -- Community recreation: public agencies -- Community recreation: semipublic and private agencies -- Recreation leadership -- Methods of recreation research.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1346199
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Neumeyer, Martin H. 1892-
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