ERIC Number: ED129727
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
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Leisure Resources. Its Comprehensive Planning.
Bannon, Joseph J.
Intended for professional planners and recreation and park administrators as well as for classroom use, this comprehensive planning guide for leisure resources includes: (1) a planning process overview with emphasis on the necessity of both citizen and professional involvement; (2) practical administrative and organizational needs for undertaking a comprehensive planning project, including the formulation of the agency policies and the need for a public information program; (3) a discussion of the broad implications of population pattern in the United States and their impact on planning; (4) an explanation of how to conduct a community attitude, interest, and opinion survey for planning purposes; (5) a detailed discussion of open space, land development, and facilities analysis; (6) methodology for evaluation of leisure services; (7) a broad overview of theories and research on administration and organization; (8) a glossary of terms on planning leisure services and related topics; and (9) appendices of forms and questionnaires useful for the recreation and parks professional who wishes to undertake a comprehensive leisure services plan for a community. (PBS)
Descriptors: Administration, Administrative Organization, Community Planning, Community Programs, Community Recreation Programs, Community Resources, Cooperative Planning, Delivery Systems, Evaluation, Land Use, Leisure Time, Local Legislation, Parks, Planning, Program Administration, Recreation Legislation, Recreational Facilities, Site Development, Socioeconomic Influences, Urban Areas, Urban Environment
Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey 07632 (No price quoted)
Publication Type: Books
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