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Leisure and the quality of life

the report of a central steering group of officials on four local experiments.

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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Leisure -- Great Britain -- Case studies.,
    • Recreational research -- Great Britain -- Methodology.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsGreat Britain. Dept. of the Environment.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV75 .L45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4283552M
      ISBN 100117512338
      LC Control Number78309989

      Suitable for students, researchers, leisure and tourism professionals, it relates the nature of the consumer experience to the planning, design and management of service delivery and critically evaluates the various quality management methods, systems, techniques and approaches that can be applied to the leisure and tourism business environment. Quality of life, the degree to which an individual is healthy, comfortable, and able to participate in or enjoy life term quality of life is inherently ambiguous, as it can refer both to the experience an individual has of his or her own life and to the living conditions in which individuals find , quality of life is highly subjective.


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