The Resource Gender and leisure : social and cultural perspectives, Cara Carmichael Aitchison, (electronic resource)

Gender and leisure : social and cultural perspectives, Cara Carmichael Aitchison, (electronic resource)

Label
Gender and leisure : social and cultural perspectives
Title
Gender and leisure
Title remainder
social and cultural perspectives
Statement of responsibility
Cara Carmichael Aitchison
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aitchison, Cara
Dewey number
796/.082
Index
index present
LC call number
GV183
LC item number
.A48 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Leisure
  • Feminism
Label
Gender and leisure : social and cultural perspectives, Cara Carmichael Aitchison, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [163]-186) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of figures and tables; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; Introducing the social-cultural nexus of gender and leisure; Introducing the outline and structure of the book; 2 Gender and leisure theory; Introduction: ways of knowing, seeing and believing; Social science and the philosophy of knowledge: contested ways of knowing; Positivism: a functional legacy; Phenomenology: a more meaningful approach; Structuralism: constructing, social critiques; Poststructuralism: deconstructing cultural power; Feminist epistemology within the social sciences
  • Liberal feminism: reform from withinSocialist and Marxist feminism: the constraints of patriarchal capitalism; Radical feminism: the sexuality of oppression; Poststructural feminism: the cultural codes of modernity; Postcolonial and black feminist theories: marking a difference; Overview; 3 Gender and leisure studies; Introduction: sociologies of leisure and leisure sociologies; Gender and contested definitions of leisure; Of time, work and gendered leisure; Recreating leisure as activity; Gender, leisure and the functioning of the social order; Gender and the relative freedom of leisure
  • Leisure studies: from structural to cultural approachesFeminist leisure studies: the first two decades; Gender and leisure studies: the influence of poststructuralism; Overview; 4 Gender and leisure places; Introduction: placing gender and leisure; Geographies of leisure and leisure geographies; Structuralist theories and spatialised feminism; Social and cultural geographies and gendered leisure space; Gender, leisure and the place of 'the gaze'; Poststructural theories of sex and gender; Gender, leisure and the place of 'the dualism'; From colonial to postcolonial and 'Other' geographies
  • Overview5 Gender and leisure policy; Introduction: the politics of equity; A historical context to gender and leisure policy; Gender, leisure andpolicies of social inclusion; Gender, leisure and sport policy: the role of Sport England; Gender equity and national policy frameworks for sport; The Women's Sports Foundation: tackling inequitable structures and cultures; Local authorities and leisure Provision; The privatisation of leisure services; Leisure plans and Local Cultural Strategies; Overview; 6 Gender and leisure education; Introduction: sociologies of gender and education
  • Theorising 'engendered education'Curriculum development and engendered education; Research and engendered education; Building a model of gender scholarship in leisure, tourism and sport education; Overview; 7 Gender and leisure management; Introduction; Defining the terms in studies of gender and management; Theorising gender (in)equity in management; Gender (in)equity in service sector industries; Professionalism and leisure management; Structures and cultures of (un)equal opportunities in leisure management; Gender equity and women's career progression in leisure management; Overview
  • 8 Gender and leisure: the social-cultural nexus
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (209 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135135867
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000001065656
  • (EBL)1222773
  • (OCoLC)852757721
  • (SSID)ssj0000971226
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11933047
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000971226
  • (PQKBWorkID)10930179
  • (PQKB)11100122
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1222773
  • (EXLCZ)992550000001065656
Label
Gender and leisure : social and cultural perspectives, Cara Carmichael Aitchison, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [163]-186) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of figures and tables; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; Introducing the social-cultural nexus of gender and leisure; Introducing the outline and structure of the book; 2 Gender and leisure theory; Introduction: ways of knowing, seeing and believing; Social science and the philosophy of knowledge: contested ways of knowing; Positivism: a functional legacy; Phenomenology: a more meaningful approach; Structuralism: constructing, social critiques; Poststructuralism: deconstructing cultural power; Feminist epistemology within the social sciences
  • Liberal feminism: reform from withinSocialist and Marxist feminism: the constraints of patriarchal capitalism; Radical feminism: the sexuality of oppression; Poststructural feminism: the cultural codes of modernity; Postcolonial and black feminist theories: marking a difference; Overview; 3 Gender and leisure studies; Introduction: sociologies of leisure and leisure sociologies; Gender and contested definitions of leisure; Of time, work and gendered leisure; Recreating leisure as activity; Gender, leisure and the functioning of the social order; Gender and the relative freedom of leisure
  • Leisure studies: from structural to cultural approachesFeminist leisure studies: the first two decades; Gender and leisure studies: the influence of poststructuralism; Overview; 4 Gender and leisure places; Introduction: placing gender and leisure; Geographies of leisure and leisure geographies; Structuralist theories and spatialised feminism; Social and cultural geographies and gendered leisure space; Gender, leisure and the place of 'the gaze'; Poststructural theories of sex and gender; Gender, leisure and the place of 'the dualism'; From colonial to postcolonial and 'Other' geographies
  • Overview5 Gender and leisure policy; Introduction: the politics of equity; A historical context to gender and leisure policy; Gender, leisure andpolicies of social inclusion; Gender, leisure and sport policy: the role of Sport England; Gender equity and national policy frameworks for sport; The Women's Sports Foundation: tackling inequitable structures and cultures; Local authorities and leisure Provision; The privatisation of leisure services; Leisure plans and Local Cultural Strategies; Overview; 6 Gender and leisure education; Introduction: sociologies of gender and education
  • Theorising 'engendered education'Curriculum development and engendered education; Research and engendered education; Building a model of gender scholarship in leisure, tourism and sport education; Overview; 7 Gender and leisure management; Introduction; Defining the terms in studies of gender and management; Theorising gender (in)equity in management; Gender (in)equity in service sector industries; Professionalism and leisure management; Structures and cultures of (un)equal opportunities in leisure management; Gender equity and women's career progression in leisure management; Overview
  • 8 Gender and leisure: the social-cultural nexus
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (209 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135135867
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000001065656
  • (EBL)1222773
  • (OCoLC)852757721
  • (SSID)ssj0000971226
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11933047
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000971226
  • (PQKBWorkID)10930179
  • (PQKB)11100122
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1222773
  • (EXLCZ)992550000001065656

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