ERIC Number: ED160559
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
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The Process of Recreation Programming. Theory and Technique.
Farrell, Patricia; Lundegren, Herberta M.
This book is directed to the student of recreational programming. Seven chapters cover the following areas: (1) scope of the audience for recreational programming, human life stages and cycles, and program approaches; (2) sample programs with specified objectives, selection of activities, meeting criteria, goals, and objectives; (3) program structure format, clinics, workshops, clubs, tournaments, and special events; (4) techniques for the administration and organization of recreation program planning; (5) recreation program areas: art, crafts, dance, drama, environmental activities, music, sports and games, and social recreation; (6) evaluating program effectiveness; and (7) analysis of data and interpretation of results of programs. A bibliography for further reading on each topic concludes each chapter. (JD)
Descriptors: Group Activities, Human Development, Leadership Responsibility, Program Development, Recreational Facilities, Recreational Programs, Social Organizations
John Wiley & Sons, Inc., One Wiley Drive, Somerset, New Jersey 08873 ($12.50)
Publication Type: Books
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