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Karagöz, Seniz – International Journal on Social and Education Sciences, 2022
This study aims to examine the relationship between leisure time satisfaction and life satisfaction of university students receiving Reformer Pilates training. For this purpose, 234 people from Afyonkarahisar province, reached by purposeful sampling method, constituted the research participants. Leisure Satisfaction Scale developed by Beard and…
Descriptors: Leisure Time, College Students, Exercise, Life Satisfaction
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Toh, Weimin; Lim, Fei Victor – Research and Practice in Technology Enhanced Learning, 2022
This paper explores the implications of youths' out-of-school gaming practices for teaching and learning in formal and informal learning contexts. We report on a study where we examined the video game play of two youths using a case study approach. User experience approaches, e.g. the think-aloud protocol and interviews, were grounded in the…
Descriptors: Video Games, Teaching Methods, Leisure Time, Critical Thinking
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Oral, Sevket Benhur – Journal of Philosophy of Education, 2022
In their defence of the school Jan Masschelein and Maarten Simons define it as a source of 'free time.' Drawing on Catherine Malabou's compelling reading of Heidegger in her "The Heidegger Change," I aim to provide a strong ontological justification for the claims made on behalf of the school concerning free time, common goods, and…
Descriptors: Educational Philosophy, Leisure Time, Social Change, School Role
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Jones, David Raymond – British Educational Research Journal, 2022
In the context of the increased frustration and anxiety around managerialism of universities, this article explores how a group of 11 academics, from three different universities, diverse disciplines and levels are responding collectively outside of their work. Moreover, it tracks the enactment of the 'Slow Swimming Club', initiated by the author…
Descriptors: Leisure Time, Aquatic Sports, Physical Activities, College Faculty
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Karaderi, Birkan – Asian Journal of University Education, 2021
Nowadays, the significance of leisure time is increasing in our daily life. In addition to entertainment and relaxation, individuals can make use of their leisure time as self-developed and productive. This study aims to reveal the leisure time trends of university students. The population of the research consists of students studying at Girne…
Descriptors: Leisure Time, College Students, Foreign Countries, Recreational Activities
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Becchetti, F. D. – Physics Teacher, 2022
There is an ongoing challenge with STEM education: making physics, math, and science, in general, interesting, understandable, and retentive for college science and non-science majors, K-12 students, and the public. If not imparting detailed knowledge, at least one would like to introduce important concepts that will be remembered, appreciated,…
Descriptors: STEM Education, Physics, Deception, Leisure Time
McCloskey, Erin – Teachers College Press, 2022
Step outside of the IEPs and behavioral paperwork currently generated in schools, go where disabled people are thriving today, and see the results in learning, growth, and expression. This authoritative book offers readers alternative ways to think about learning and behavior in special education. Through illustrative case studies and a disability…
Descriptors: Students with Disabilities, Special Education, Learning Activities, Leisure Time
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Joshi, Deepti; Dodge, Tonya – Journal of American College Health, 2022
Engaging in physical activity (PA) to compensate for drinking-related calories is common among female college students. The objective was to test whether frequency of compensatory PA was associated with type of PA (Study 1) and PA habit strength (Study 2). Study 1 utilized a cross-sectional design. Female undergraduates (N = 198) completed…
Descriptors: Physical Activities, Females, Drinking, Health Behavior
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Yuen, Shannon; Li, Boya; Tsou, Yung-Ting; Meng, Qi; Wang, Liyan; Liang, Wei; Rieffe, Carolien – Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education, 2022
This study examined how deaf or hard-of-hearing (DHH) and typically hearing (TH) children may differ in their family system and emotional functioning and examined the relations between family system and children's emotional functioning. Parents of 106 DHH and 99 TH children (2-6 years) reported on family cohesion and adaptability, parental emotion…
Descriptors: Family Environment, Emotional Response, Deafness, Hearing Impairments
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North, Chris; Beames, Simon; Stanton, Toby; Chan, Bacon – Journal of Experiential Education, 2022
Background: During transport to and from outdoor education field trips, students experience a period of togetherness and minimal imposed structure. Transport time also appears to align with Oldenburg's third places, where people spend time together without a particular agenda. Purpose: To examine educators' perspectives on the contribution that…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Outdoor Education, Teacher Attitudes, Field Trips
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Wozniak, Jason – Philosophical Inquiry in Education, 2022
Philosophical discussions about leisure time often take place on an abstract level. But leisure time does not exist a priori to lived experience in concreate situations. Its existence, or the lack thereof, is often predicated on the material conditions of daily life. In this article the very real conditions of indebted life are the starting point…
Descriptors: Educational Philosophy, Educational Experience, Leisure Time, Debt (Financial)
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Yuan, Ya-Qing; Wang, Mei-Juan; Zhang, Qiao-Xian; Zhang, Yang; Wang, Xuan-Li; Hou, Xiao; Zhang, Shao-Hua; Liu, Yang – Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2022
Background: Limited research has looked at the physical activity (PA) among Chinese children and adolescents with intellectual disabilities. Methods: The Children's Leisure Activities Study Survey-Chinese version was applied in evaluating PA levels among children and adolescents with intellectual disabilities. Results: The data indicated that only…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Physical Activity Level, Children, Adolescents
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Ildefonso-Sánchez, Givanni M. – Philosophical Inquiry in Education, 2022
Much of the current available literature on leisure characterizes it as an additional consumer good: a derivative of capitalist society, featured as a commodity and, for the most part, an industry. This paper argues that recovering the concept of leisure from the ancients, with a contemporary focus on culture and the practice of living artfully,…
Descriptors: Leisure Time, Social Systems, Self Concept, Educational Attainment
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Keller, Aviva; Weintraub, Naomi – Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 2022
The purpose of this study was to examine the leisure and recreation opportunities available in community apartments for adults with intellectual disability (ID), and their association with leisure participation. The study included 38 adults with ID with moderate levels of impairment residing in 19 apartments. Apartment coordinators reported on…
Descriptors: Leisure Time, Recreational Activities, Adults, Participation
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Cho, Heetae; Chiu, Weisheng – Asia-Pacific Education Researcher, 2021
The purpose of this research was to examine the role of leisure in undergraduate students' education. In particular, the study investigated the relationships among leisure centrality, self-satisfaction, and academic intrinsic motivation. Using a sample drawn from university students in Singapore, this study examined a hypothesized structural…
Descriptors: Leisure Time, Undergraduate Students, Satisfaction, Student Motivation
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