Outdoor Recreation Management / Edition 1

Outdoor Recreation Management / Edition 1

by Taylor and Francis, J. J. Pigram
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415160006

ISBN-13: 9780415160001

Pub. Date: 05/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

It is now widely recognized that recreation is as important as work. This book analyses leisure and outdoor recreation in terms of both their management and their wider importance to society.

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Overview

It is now widely recognized that recreation is as important as work. This book analyses leisure and outdoor recreation in terms of both their management and their wider importance to society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415160001
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/28/2001
Series:
Routledge Advances in Tourism Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

List of tables
List of figures
Preface
1Leisure and recreation in a busy world1
2Outdoor recreation: motivation and choice18
3Outdoor recreation: special groups and special needs40
4Outdoor recreation resources57
5Outdoor recreation and the environment84
6Recreation resource management111
7Outdoor recreation in urban areas130
8Outdoor recreation in rural areas160
9Protected areas and outdoor recreation178
10National parks management202
11Outdoor recreation and tourism226
12Tourism and the environment249
13Planning for outdoor recreation in a changing world270
Bibliography290
Index317

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