ERIC Number: ED417105
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Taking Time Out: Recreation and Play. First Edition. Our Human Family Series.
Miller, Thomas Ross
This book examines the cultural universal of leisure time and recreation from a multicultural perspective. The text is written for juveniles and includes many color photographs. Chapters include: (1) "People At Play"; (2) "The Americas"; (3) "Africa"; (4) "Europe and the Middle East"; (5) "Asia"; and (6) "Australia and the South Pacific." The volume concludes with a glossary and a 8-item list of further reading suggestions. (EH)
Descriptors: Activities, Adolescent Literature, Childrens Games, Childrens Literature, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Context, Elementary Education, Games, Multicultural Education, Nonformal Education, Play, Recreational Activities, Social Studies, Sociocultural Patterns
Blackbirch Press, Inc., 260 Amity Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525; telephone: 203-387-7525.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Denver Museum of Natural History, CO.
Note: For related items in this series, see SO 028 371-373.