Leisure And Consumption: Common Ground/Separate Worlds by R. StebbinsLeisure And Consumption: Common Ground/Separate Worlds by R. Stebbins

Leisure And Consumption: Common Ground/Separate Worlds

byR. Stebbins

Hardcover | August 28, 2009

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The study of consumption has never seriously examined the role of leisure. This ambitious, agenda-setting study, provides the most in-depth examination of the relationship between the two to date, drawing on the serious leisure perspective and outlining a new conceptual framework for analyzing consumption for leisure.
ROBERT A. STEBBINS is Faculty Professor in the Department of Sociology, University of Calgary, Canada. He has authored 30 books and written numerous articles. His publications includeNew Directions in the Theory and Research of Serious Leisure, Serious Leisure: A Perspective For Our Time, Between Work and Leisure, The Organizational Ba...
Title:Leisure And Consumption: Common Ground/Separate WorldsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:177 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.5 inPublished:August 28, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230220223

ISBN - 13:9780230220225


Table of Contents

Preface Acknowledgements The Nature of Leisure and Consumption Conspicuous Consumption Consumption and Leisure in Context Phase One: Shopping Phase Two: Consuming the Purchase Organizing for Consumptive Leisure Notes Bibliography Index