ERIC Number: ED308157
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Pioneers in Leisure and Recreation.
Ibrahim, Hilmi; And Others
This book consists of brief biographies of people who have contributed to the field of leisure and recreation. The 26 pioneers chronicled span over two thousand years and cross many cultures. Some are theorists, others are practitioners, but all of them left their imprint on the leisure and recreation field. Arranged sequentially by dates, the book includes Aristotle, Cicero, and Seneca across the years to Foster R. Dulles and Charles Brightbill. (JD)
Descriptors: Ancient History, Athletics, Biographies, Conservation (Environment), Leisure Time, Life Style, Modern History, Parks, Playgrounds, Recreational Activities, Travel
AAHPERD Publications, Inc., P.O. Box 704, Waldorf, MD 20604 ($17.95).
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA. American Association for Leisure and Recreation.