Encyclopedia of Leisure and Outdoor Recreation is a key reference guide for the exploration of leisure and outdoor recreation. It reflects the multidisciplinarity of these fields and contextualizes the leading research and knowledge about leisure and outdoor recreation concepts, theories and practices. An Encyclopedia which is an essential resource for teaching, an invaluable companion to independent study, and a solid starting point for wider exploration. Consultant Editors: Richard Butler, University of Surrey, UK; Paul F.J. Eagles, University of Waterloo, Canada; Karla Henderson, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA; Ian Henry, Loughborou
John Jenkins is a Member of the Cultural Industries and Practices Research Centre and Senior Lecturer, School of Social Sciences at The University of Newcastle. John has published several books, book chapters and refereed papers on diverse themes in leisure, outdoor recreation and tourism studies. He and John Pigram were co authors of Outdoor Recreation Management (1999).