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Recreation and Parks - The Profession

Recreation and Parks - The Profession
Gaining an understanding of the recreation and parks profession is crucial to success in the field and to effective leadership within the field.
 
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Gaining an understanding of the recreation and parks profession is crucial to success in the field and to effective leadership within the field.

Recreation and Parks: The Profession is a one-of-a-kind resource that delineates the components that make this complex field a profession. Written by well-known recreation authority Betty van der Smissen, this book

  • defines the marks of the recreation and parks profession and identifies the steps involved in becoming a professional in the field;

  • profiles 62 professional organizations within the profession;

  • provides a Web site that features a time line of the development of areas and organizations of the profession and the most up-to-date Web addresses for organizations detailed in the text;

  • outlines a comparative history of 15 categories of the recreation and parks field in the United States and Canada; and

  • presents a classic-to-contemporary bibliography of resources that showcases an inclusive body of knowledge on the profession.


Pages: 152.

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