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3 edition of Constructing leisure found in the catalog.

Constructing leisure

historical and philosophical debates

by Karl Spracklen

  • 97 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Philosophy,
  • Leisure

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKarl Spracklen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV14 .S63 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25156629M
    ISBN 10023028051X
    ISBN 109780230280519
    LC Control Number2011028844
    OCLC/WorldCa729342651

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