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Leisure

  • By: John Haworth
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Leisure, including the arts, entertainment, sports, outdoor recreation, and tourism, is of considerable importance to the global economy and to particular countries, as well as being significant for individual and social health and well-being and the enhancement of social capital and ...

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