Dept. of Recreation, Sport and Tourism
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(2015-07-16)Local parks and recreation provisions have been instrumental in meeting residents’ recreational needs, increasing community engagement and social capital, promoting positive health outcomes, and improving property values. ...
(2006)Through the examination of promotional brochures, the commemorative inscriptions and the docent narratives that findings indicated that the plantation past was mediated and constructed as heritage through deflective ...
(2000)In relation to leisure theory, the present study found that over half of the women were unfamiliar with the word "leisure". The study also questioned perceived freedom as a central construct of the leisure experience, and ...
(2000)This project offers a synthesis of the leisure and poverty research. It reveals some of the creative responses that people use to negotiate balance in their struggles with poverty. Although the participants used a number ...
(1999)This dissertation is an attempt to bridge the gap between place theories and more narrative approaches. To this end, a mixture of quantitative and qualitative approaches were used. This diversity in methods allows for a ...