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Title Work and leisure / [edited by] John T. Haworth and A.J. Veal.
Imprint Hove (UK) ; New York : Routledge, 2004.

Subject Work.
Quality of life.
Twenty-first century -- Forecasts.
Leisure Activities.
Quality of Life.
Occupational Health.
Psychology, Industrial.
Alt Name Haworth, John T. (John Trevor), 1937-
Veal, Anthony James.
Description 1 online resource (1 volume)
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A brief history of work and its relationship to leisure / A.J. Veal -- The devil still makes work / Chas Critcher and Peter Bramham -- Postmodern work and leisure / Chris Rojek -- Gender, work, and leisure / Judy White -- The economics of work and leisure / Chris Gratton and Peter Taylor -- Looking back : perspectives on the leisure-work relationship / A.J. Veal -- Work, leisure, time-pressure, and stress / Jiri Zuzanek -- Stress and working parents / Barbara Scheneider, Alisa Ainbinder, and Mihalyi Csikszentmihalyi -- Work, leisure, and wellbeing / John Haworth -- Leisure and health / Seppo Iso-Ahola and Roger Mannell -- Serious leisure, volunteerism and quality of life / Robert Stebbins -- Work and leisure : themes and issues / John Haworth and A.J. Veal.
Summary "Work and Leisure brings together specially commissioned chapters from international experts in a wide range of disciplines concerned with work, leisure and well-being. Each author takes stock of the current position, identifies core practical and theoretical issues and discusses possible future trends in order to provide an invaluable resource for all policy-makers, educators, employers and researchers in the field."--Jacket.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0203489322 (electronic bk.)
9780203489321 (electronic bk.)
9781134531974 (electronic bk.)
1134531974 (electronic bk.)
0415250579 (Cloth)
0415250587 (pbk.)
OCLC # 57565182
Additional Format Print version: Work and leisure. Hove (UK) ; New York : Routledge, 2004 0415250579 0415250587 (DLC) 2004009692 (OCoLC)55108988