This new sixth edition of Pastimes reflects almost 40 years of scholarship as well as professional and personal practice in recreation, parks, and tourism.
This third edition considers three critical changes in the leisure service field: technology and information resolution; nature of the workforce; and the basic revision of our economy.
The authors have restructured the Study Guide so that this edition aligns more closely with the most recent NCTRC exam content and format.
A must read for anyone interested in learning about, protecting, managing, and planning for public outdoor recreation resources.
Sport is big business! As the world of sport continues to grow, there is a great need for the sport manager to have a working knowledge of business practices and financial management.
A step-by-step written and visual guide for the proper application and removal of the most commonly used orthopaedic casts and splints.
Interactive Health and Fitness is an innovative system of learning that blends a conversational, easy-to-read textbook with cutting-edge technology.
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A resource for individuals and organizations striving to prevent the occurrence of accidents, property loss, and excessive legal claims in the leisure field.
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Provides a scientific foundation to guide pricing decisions confronting managers and elected officials in public parks and recreation agencies.
In this important book, the authors explore, document, and delve into the construct of diversity within the context of managing and providing recreation and leisure-related services.
An examination of the link between human development and behavior in a context, leisure, that has been described as encompassing one third of people's time.
Designed to introduce leisure and other service providers to behavior analysis and to assist them in developing and strengthening their skills in applying associated techniques.
Provides guidance for defining where outdoor recreation resource management should and could be going forward and sound advice, principles, and approaches for identifying pathways for getting there.
Sagamore publishes seven journals in the disciplines of health, recreation, facility management, parks administration, leisure, education and more.
- The official publication of the Applied Sport Management Association, providing the latest research in all aspects of applied sport management.
- JNEL publishes quality manuscripts to disseminate the latest knowledge related to nonprofit education and leadership to develop theory and practice.
- One of the longest standing journals providing research-based articles relating to physical education, health, recreation, and related areas.
- The only peer-reviewed journal published in the United States with a specific focus on the areas of outdoor recreation, education, and leadership.
- An official publication of the Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA), disseminates the most current thinking and practice on learning disabilities.
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The third edition of Facilitation Techniques in Therapeutic Recreation was written to be a resource for TR professionals and students so that they can gain insight into some of the facilitation techniques used by TR specialists.
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