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social organisation of leisure

a study of groups in their voluntary sector context

by Paul Hoggett

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Published by the Sports Council and Economic & Social Research Council in [London] .
Written in English

  • Leisure -- Great Britain,
  • Leisure -- Social aspects -- Great Britain,
  • Recreation -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 108-112.

    Statementby Paul Hoggett and Jeff Bishop.
    ContributionsHoggett, Paul., Bishop, Jeff., Sports Council (Great Britain), Economic and Social Research Council (Great Britain)
    LC ClassificationsGV75 H64 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112, 3 p.
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16979051M
    ISBN 100906577527

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