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Leisure and life satisfaction

foundational perspectives

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Published by WCB/McGraw-Hill in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Leisure -- United States.,
    • Leisure -- Canada.,
    • Leisure industry -- United States.,
    • Leisure industry -- Canada.,
    • Quality of life -- United States.,
    • Quality of life -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementChristopher R. Edginton ... [et al.].
      ContributionsEdginton, Christopher R.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV14 .L394 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 450 p. :
      Number of Pages450
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL669959M
      ISBN 100697294986
      LC Control Number97015843

      This book, with leisure and its relationship to life satisfaction as its theme, presents historical and contemporary concepts of leisure, recreation, and play. It describes what people in the USA and Canada do in terms of their leisure pursuits, what motivates them, and what they value. Organized into three parts, part one contains six chapters which provide an overview of leisure in today's Cited by: The research traced a correlation between free time and life satisfaction, but didn’t provide any definitive insight into what underlies that correlation—“which is exciting, because this is.

      family life (Zabriskie & McCormick, ), family leisure satisfaction has not yet been explored as a construct related to satisfaction with family life. Therefore, the pur-pose of this study was to examine the relationship between family leisure satisfaction and satisfaction with family life Review of Literature Satisfaction with Family Life. Aug 16,  · Leisure and Life Satisfaction: Foundational Perspectives by Christopher R. Edginton, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(5).

      Leisure becomes even more important with age. Menec () reported findings that the elderly need successful leisure for well-being, life satisfaction, and optimal aging. Social and productive leisure activities are linked to life satisfaction. Leisure activities are related to life satisfaction and other variables such as longevity. A graphical representation of how life, work, and leisure satisfaction are affected by switching from paid employment to self-employment is provided in Fig. johnsonout.com graphs in Fig. 1 (solid lines) show differences in levels of life, work, and leisure satisfaction between individuals who switch from paid employment to self-employment (value 1 for S t) and individuals who do not switch (value 0 for Cited by: 7.


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from book From Flow The Effect of Leisure Activities on Life Satisfaction: The Importance of Holiday Trips no significant differences in leisure satisfaction and life satisfaction were. Life satisfaction is a bit more complex than it seems; the term is sometimes used interchangeably with happiness, but they are indeed two separate concepts.

Life satisfaction is the evaluation of one’s life as a whole, not simply one’s current level of happiness. Mar 09,  · Given the nature of leisure as largely uncoerced and not necessary for survival it seems obvious at a first glance that leisure activities should contribute to happiness.

Indeed, recent research has found positive effects of leisure activities on subjective well-being. In this article, we analyze the association between leisure activities and life satisfaction based on longitudinal data from Cited by: Mean life satisfaction here averages and ranges from a high of in Denmark to a low of in Hungary.

Three measures of labor market policy are examined. The net replacement rate (NRR) is the percentage of after-tax household income that is maintained via public income support policies when a worker becomes unemployed.

Sep 30,  · We investigated passionate leisure activity engagement in relation to the hierarchical model of life satisfaction. The hierarchical model of life satisfaction implies that experiences in life domains (e.g., work, family, leisure) are transmitted to a higher level of general well-being.

The aim of the present study was to examine whether harmonious and obsessive passion towards an activity in Cited by: Life satisfaction can also be looked at in a new one as influenced by a family.

Family life satisfaction is a pertinent topic as everyone's family influences them in some way and most strive to have high levels of satisfaction in life as well as within their own family.

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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Although the majority of research in this field focuses on the determinants of leisure and leisure satisfaction, Global life satisfaction was measured with the Satisfaction with Life Scale A Source Book.

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The hierarchical model of life satisfaction implies that experiences in life. Leisure helps me to appreciate life Leisure helps me to feel important Leisure helps me to have fun Leisure helps me to stay occupied Leisure keeps me off streets/ out of gangs Leisure helps me to feel peace Leisure provides entertainment for me Leisure increases my time spent outdoors Leisure is beneficial.

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See how leisure professionals craft environments that hep individuals, groups, and communities achieve a better quality of life and greater happiness and satisfaction. Gain an understanding of Cited by: This chapter focuses on defining and understanding the terms 'leisure' and 'life satisfaction'.

It discusses why leisure is important in people's lives in the USA and Canada today and presents the benefits derived from participation in leisure.

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