Leisure - Geoffrey Godbey - Theory

A useful introducion to the LeisureArts way of life. A sampling of chapters and chapter sections:

CHAPTER 1 - LEISURE, RECREATION, AND PLAY
What is Leisure?
Leisure Defined as Time
Leisure Defined as Activity
Leisure Defined as State of Existence or Mind
Problems With Conventional Ideas About Leisure
Leisure as Free Time
Leisure as State of Mind
Leisure as State of Being
Leisure as Activities

CHAPTER 2 - LEISURE PAST AND PRESENT

CHAPTER 3 - WHAT WE DO WITH OUR TIME - THE RHYTHM OF DAILY LIFE

CHAPTER 4 - GETTING INVOLVED - FROM KILLING TIME TO CENTRAL LIFE PURPOSE

CHAPTER 5 - WORK AND LEISURE AND WORK AND LEISURE

CHAPTER 6 - SPENDING MONEY FOR LEISURE - THE BEST THINGS IN LIFE ARE FREE (OR FEE)

CHAPTER 9 - TRAVELING TO LEISURE - TRAVELING AS LEISURE

CHAPTER 14 - THE FUTURE OF LEISURE


The future of leisure, is, of course - LeisureArts.