A comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to public policymaking and planning in the leisure, sport and tourism sectors, this book: examines the theoretical issues underpinning public sector policymaking such as political ideologies, leisure wants, needs, demand and benefits, and human rights in leisure, sport, tourism and culture;. The Opposite of Work – The Case for a New Bank Holiday. There have been fitful surges of enthusiasm for a new Bank Holiday over the past few years, the latest manifestation of which has seen almost half a million people sign an online petition, on the 10 Downing Street website, for the creation of a Remembrance Holiday, on the model of the American Veterans’ Day. Politics and leisure (Leisure and recreation studies) Hardcover – January 1, and gambling. He is able to draw upon evidence of leisure planning and policy from a wide variety of political regimes, from communist and socialist through social democrat to liberal, conservative, and by: I have been using this book as a main resource for a leisure planning subject that I taught for several years. The book provides a good combination of the principles and policy implications of leisure and sport planning with a strong theoretical background to help the reader understand the intricacies of how politics and policy influence leisure and sport planning.5/5(1).
The event had scale to spare, according to PEOPLE’s report: 45 chefs, 28 seamstresses, limousine drivers and ab all-white roses, hydrangeas, gardenias and peonies — not to. Pieper's book, Leisure:The Basis of Culture is about work and play, labor and leisure, the ultimate point/counter-point of our lives. The initial attraction of the book is based on the assumption that the concept of leisure can be discussed lucidly and without the erudite language that typically accompanies philosophical writings/5. This is the first substantial book written from first-hand experience by a British planning practitioner, about what the planning process is actually like in a major British city. The city in this case is Manchester, for which authority Ted Kitchen worked from to Planning for the provision of leisure and recreation opportunities in Australia 6 1 Leisure and recreation in Australia At one time or another throughout the year, all but a small minority of Australians will go swimming, walking, travelling or read a book. Others will play a .
This book reframes tourism, as well as leisure, within mobilities studies to challenge the limitations that dichotomous understandings of home/away, work/leisure, and host/guest bring. A mobilities approach to tourism and leisure encourages us to think beyond the mobilities of tourists to ways in wh. Get this from a library! Leisure and tourism policy and planning. [Anthony James Veal] -- This book provides a comprehensive, multidisciplinary introduction to public policy and planning in the field of leisure and tourism. It includes theoretical perspectives and practical guidelines for. Poor planning and decision making When politics intervene in urban planning process the plans that will be generated by the planners will lose their vision due to the frequent changes that the politicians will require in order to achieve their personal objective or their constituencies/parties interest. Leisure Matters: The State and Future of Leisure Studies updates and expands Jackson and Burton’s Mapping the Past, Charting the Future () and Leisure Studies: Prospects for the Twenty-First Century (). The need to do so was driven by the significant new developments in the leisure studies field and the arrival of new and upcoming experts in specific areas of study.