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The Palgrave Handbook of Leisure Theory

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 Introduction to the Palgrave Handbook of Leisure Theory
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    Chapter 2 Islam and Leisure
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    Chapter 3 Centring Leisure: A Hindu View of Leisure
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    Chapter 4 Listening to Nineteenth-Century Kanaka ‘Ōiwi Voices; Re-imagining the Possibilities for Leisure
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    Chapter 5 Leisure in Latin America: A Conceptual Analysis
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    Chapter 6 The Sabbath as the Ideal Manifestation of Leisure in Traditional Jewish Thought
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    Chapter 7 Leisure Activities in Southeast Asia, from Pre-colonial Times to the Present
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    Chapter 8 Sport, Leisure and Culture in Māori Society
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    Chapter 9 Leisure Experience and Engaged Buddhism: Mindfulness as a Path to Freedom and Justice in Leisure Studies
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    Chapter 10 Traditional Sport in Japan
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    Chapter 11 Leisure and the Dao
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    Chapter 12 “Have Leisure and Know that I Am God”: Christianity and Leisure
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    Chapter 13 Leisure in Classical Greek Philosophy
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    Chapter 14 John Locke: Recreation, Morality and Paternalism in Leisure Policy
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    Chapter 15 Rebuking the Enlightenment Establishments, Bourgeois and Aristocratic: Rousseau’s Ambivalence About Leisure
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    Chapter 16 Contracting the Right to Roam
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    Chapter 17 Leisure and Radical Jacobinism
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    Chapter 18 John Stuart Mill and Leisure
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    Chapter 19 Unproductive Leisure and Resented Work: A Brief Incursion in Hegel (and in Nietzsche)
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    Chapter 20 John Dewey: Purposeful Play as Leisure
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    Chapter 21 Durkheim and Leisure
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    Chapter 22 Why Veblen Matters: The Role of Status Seeking in Contemporary Leisure
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    Chapter 23 Max Weber and Leisure
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    Chapter 24 Flow Theory and Leisure
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    Chapter 25 Serious Leisure: Past, Present, and Possibilities
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    Chapter 26 Marx, Alienation and Dialectics Within Leisure
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    Chapter 27 The Dialectics of Work and Leisure in Marx, Lukács, and Lefebvre
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    Chapter 28 “Let’s Murder the Moonlight!” Futurism, Anti-Humanism and Leisure
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    Chapter 29 The Frankfurt School, Leisure and Consumption
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    Chapter 30 Leisure, Instrumentality and Communicative Action
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    Chapter 31 Leisure and Hegemony
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    Chapter 32 Reclaiming the “F-word”: Structural Feminist Theories of Leisure
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    Chapter 33 A Critical Expansion of Theories on Race and Ethnicity in Leisure Studies
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    Chapter 34 Spasticus Auticus : Thinking About Disability, Culture and Leisure Beyond the “Walkie Talkies”
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    Chapter 35 Leisure, Media, and Consumption: The Flavour of Rock in Rio
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    Chapter 36 Leisure and “The Civilising Process”
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    Chapter 37 The Politics of Leisure in Totalitarian Societies
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    Chapter 38 Leisure, Community, and the Stranger
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    Chapter 39 Postmodernity and Leisure
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    Chapter 40 Leisure, Risk and Reflexivity
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    Chapter 41 Thinking Through Post-structuralism in Leisure Studies: A Detour Around “Proper” Humanist Knowledges
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    Chapter 42 Who Should Inhabit Leisure? Disability, Embodiment, and Access to Leisure
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    Chapter 43 Leisure and Diaspora
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    Chapter 44 You Make Me Feel Mighty Real: Hyperreality and Leisure Theory
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    Chapter 45 Leisure in the Current Interregnum: Exploring the Social Theories of Anthony Giddens and Zygmunt Bauman
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    Chapter 46 The Politics of Leisure Mobilities: Borders and Rebordering Processes in Europe
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    Chapter 47 “Obligations and Entitlements”: Neoliberalism, Governmentality, and Community Parks
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    Chapter 48 Disneyization and the Provision of Leisure Experiences
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    Chapter 49 Leisure, Social Space, and Belonging
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    Chapter 50 Subversive Imagination: Smoothing Space for Leisure, Identity, and Politics
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    Chapter 51 Against Limits: A Post-structural Theorizing of Resistance in Leisure
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Title
The Palgrave Handbook of Leisure Theory
Published by
Palgrave Macmillan UK, January 2017
DOI 10.1057/978-1-137-56479-5
ISBNs
978-1-137-56479-5, 978-1-137-56478-8
Editors

Karl Spracklen, Brett Lashua, Erin Sharpe, Spencer Swain

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Country Count As %
United Kingdom 1 3%
Unknown 34 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 8 23%
Student > Doctoral Student 4 11%
Student > Master 4 11%
Student > Bachelor 3 9%
Researcher 2 6%
Other 8 23%
Unknown 6 17%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 13 37%
Arts and Humanities 4 11%
Sports and Recreations 4 11%
Psychology 2 6%
Computer Science 1 3%
Other 2 6%
Unknown 9 26%