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Decentring Leisure: Rethinking Leisure Theory

Chris Rojek - Education - 1995 - 215 pages
This book explores the meaning of leisure in the context of key social formations of our time. Chris Rojek brings together the insights of feminsim, Marxism, Weber, Elias ...
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Globalization East and West

Bryan S Turner, Habibul Haque Khondker - Social Science - 2010 - 256 pages
Electronic Inspection Copy available for instructors here 'A wide-ranging, significant contribution' - Göran Therborn, Professor of Sociology, Cambridge University Do we ...
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The Labour of Leisure: The Culture of Free Time

Chris Rojek - Sports & Recreation - 2010 - 208 pages
Leisure has always been associated with freedom, choice and flexibility. The week-end and vacations were celebrated as 'time off'. In his compelling new book, Chris Rojek turns ...
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Stuart Hall

Chris Rojek - Social Science - 2003 - 248 pages
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Touring Cultures: Transformations of Travel and Theory

Chris Rojek, John Urry - Social Science - 1997 - 214 pages
This collection brings together some of the most influential writers in the field to examine the complex connections between tourism and cultural change and the relevance of ...
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The Body: Social Process and Cultural Theory

Mike Featherstone, Mike Hepworth, Bryan S Turner - Social Science - 1991 - 408 pages
This book [...] will be of interest to an interdisciplinary market in cultural studies, the social sciences and the humanities.
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Handbook of Citizenship Studies

Engin F Isin, Bryan S Turner - Political Science - 2002 - 340 pages
'The contributions of Woodiwiss, Lister and Sassen are outstanding but not unrepresentative of the many merits of this excellent collection'- The British Journal of Sociology ...
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Celebrity

Chris Rojek - Education - 2001 - 208 pages
An analysis of the cult of celebrity in modern society.
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