ERIC Number: ED041664
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
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Outdoor Recreation and Leisure. A Reference Guide and Selected Bibliography.
Pinkerton, James R.; Pinkerton, Majorie J.
The reference guide and selected bibliography covers over 1,000 books, articles, government documents, theses, serial publications, and conference reports; is partially annotated; includes cross references; and has author and title indices. Part I is a guide to 275 sources. It includes an introduction called "How to Use This Bibliography," designed to facilitate using this specific work and to teach general library skills; a survey of 60 bibliographical sources on outdoor recreation published between 1953-67; a list of general reference sources with citations on recreation; selected research aids (guides to libraries and reference books, recent special information sources, etc.); and selected serials (periodicals, series, yearbooks, congresses, and conferences). Part II is a bibliography of citations covering 1959-66, with additions for 1967-68, and is divided into 8 sections: general works; goals, standards, philosophy; administration and organization (programs and planning); trends, projections, forecasts; acquisition and preservation of open space; economic factors; leisure; and recreation and social structure. Appendices provide a glossary of library and recreation terms, symbols and abbreviations, and 5 lists of recreation subject headings and Dewey Decimal and Library of Congress classification numbers. (Author/AL)
Descriptors: Ecology, Environmental Research, Leisure Time, Library Skills, Outdoor Education, Planning, Recreation, Reference Materials, Resource Materials
Research Center, School of Business and Public Administration, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri (LC No. 68-65509-$4.50)
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Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia. School of Business and Public Administration.