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Leisure cultures

Leisure cultures

values, genders, lifestyles

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Published by LSA in [Eastbourne] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leisure -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index and bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Graham McFee, Wilf Murphy, Garry Whannel.
    SeriesLSA publication -- no.54
    ContributionsMcFee, Graham., Murphy, Wilf., Whannel, Garry., Leisure Studies Association.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 308p. :
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21003103M
    ISBN 100906337658
    OCLC/WorldCa35578789

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