ERIC Number: ED290713
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Effective Parks & Recreation Boards & Commissions.
Ibrahim, Hilmi; And Others
This text explains the role of boards, commissions, and councils for parks and recreational programs in generating funds and involving volunteers in local service. The text covers functional differences and structural differences between administrative bodies, policy-making bodies, and advisory bodies. Special attention is given to small group dynamics and the role of minorities and women in park and recreation management. Listings of state and federal agencies dealing with park and recreation and federal acts on park and recreation are appended. (JD)
Descriptors: Administrator Role, Advisory Committees, Citizens Councils, Delivery Systems, Fund Raising, Governing Boards, Group Dynamics, Leadership Responsibility, Minority Groups, Parks, Planning Commissions, Policy Formation, Public Agencies, Recreational Programs, State Agencies, Volunteers
AAHPERD Publications, P.O. Box 704, Waldorf, MD 20601 ($9.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD).