The Influence of Leisure on Discources of Aging

Rylee Dionigi, Sean Horton

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Abstract

This chapter focuses on stereotypes of 'old' and 'aging' in western society and examines the role of leisure, particularly sport and physical activity, in perpetuating and resisting stereotypes
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLeisure and Aging
Subtitle of host publicationTheory and Practice
EditorsHeather J Gibson, Jerome F Singleton
Place of PublicationChampaign, IL
PublisherHuman Kinetics Publishers
Pages27-40
Number of pages14
Edition2
ISBN (Print)9780736094634
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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    Dionigi, R., & Horton, S. (2012). The Influence of Leisure on Discources of Aging. In H. J. Gibson, & J. F. Singleton (Eds.), Leisure and Aging: Theory and Practice (2 ed., pp. 27-40). Human Kinetics Publishers.