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Title Leisure and aging : theory and practice / editors, Heather J. Gibson, Jerome F. Singleton.
Published Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, c2012.
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 Floor2  GV184 .L44 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description ix, 270 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pt. I. Setting the stage -- 1. Global perspectives on leisure and aging / Richard D. MacNeil and David L. Gould -- 2. The influence of leisure on discourses of aging / Rylee A. Dionigi and Sean Horton -- Pt. II. Theoretical and methodological perspectives on leisure and aging -- 3. The relevance of leisure in theories of aging / Douglas A. Kleiber and M. Rebecca Genoe -- 4. Studying leisure in the context of aging / Bryan Smale and Jennifer Gillies -- 5. Leisure across the later life span / Galit Nimrod and Megan C. Janke -- 6. Leisure and diversity in later life : ethnicity, gender, and sexual orientation / Steven E. Mock ... [et al.] -- Pt. III. Leisure and healthy aging -- 7. Leisure and physical well-being / Bevan C. Grant and Mary Ann Kluge -- 8. Leisure and the psychological well-being and health of older adults / Roger C. Mannell and Ryan Snelgrove -- 9. Leisure and social and spiritual well-being / Paul Heintzman and Erin Patriquin -- Pt. IV. Community, aging, and leisure -- 10. The role of community in encouraging healthy aging among older adults / Richard Gitelson and Julie Freelove-Charton -- 11. Tourism and aging / Ian Patterson and Shane Pegg -- Pt. V. Leisure in long-term care -- 12. Leisure in long-term care settings / Sherry L. Dupuis, Colleen Whyte, and Jennifer Carson -- 13. Bridging community and long-term care settings / Elaine Wiersma and Stephanie Chesser
Subject Older people -- Recreation.
Leisure -- Social aspects.
Related Names Gibson, Heather J. (Heather Julie)
Singleton, Jerome F., 1950-
ISBN 9780736094634 (hard cover)
0736094636 (hard cover)
OCLC number 730254065