Leisure definition

Hello, this is for my RPTA Leisure class. It is a writing-intensive class that is needed for my College. I will provide the sources down below. Also if you can find the textbook “Pastimes the context of Contemporary Leisure 6th edition by Ruth V. Russell” that would be awesome and it is one of the sources that I need to use because it is my textbook for the class. Please read the instructions I provide down below. Thank you 

This assignment involves a combination of research on the subject of leisure and introspection on your personal definition of leisure. You are to research the ways in which leisure is defined in the literature and analyze these definitions in relation to your personal definition of leisure.  This research and analysis will serve as a basis for additional learning throughout the semester. 

Instructions:   Complete a paper containing all of the following:

Construct an appropriate title for your paper.
Complete an introductory paragraph with a clear thesis.
Discuss the definitions of leisure you found in your research, referencing at least three outside sources. This means you must use at least three different outside documents (books, articles, etc) 
Discuss your personal leisure definition of leisure.

Do you agree with the definitions you found in your research? Why or why not? 
How does your definition compare with the definitions you found in your research?

Include a well-constructed conclusion to summarize your research efforts.
Use correct citations to reflect proper recognition of the authors quotations and paraphrased ideas from your research.
Include works cited page in APA format.

Word Count:  500
Sources not to use for this assignment:

Do not use dictionaries or encyclopedias as reference sources.
Do NOT use Wikipedia as a source for this assignment.

 
Suggested Sources:

RPTA 122 Text Book
Appropriate websites and other literature.
Possible Sources:

Bammel, Gene & Lei Lane Burrus-Bammel., Leisure and Human Behavior
Brightbill, Charles K, & Mobley Tony A.,  Educating for Leisure Centered Living
Chubb, Michael, One Third of Our Time
Csikszentmihaly, Mihalyi, Flow
Dare, Byron, Leisure in Western Thought
Ellis, Michael J, Why People Play
Geba, Bruno, Being at Leisure: Playing at Life
Godbey, Geoffrey,  Leisure in your Life, an Exploration
Guernsey, Cindy,  The Cost of Recreation and Leisure Activities
Kando, Thomas,  Leisure and Popular Culture in Transitions
Kaplan, Max, Leisure: Theory and Policy
Kraus, Richard, Recreation and Leisure in Modern Society
Leitner, Michael & Sara, Leisure Enhancement
McDowell, Forrest, Leisure Wellness Concepts and Helping Strategies
Mundy, Jean, Leisure Education: Theory and Practice
Murphy, James, Recreation and Leisure Services
Murphy, James, Concept of Leisure
Neulinger, John, The Psychology of Leisure
Russell, Ruth, Pastimes, The Contest of Contemporary Leisure
Sessoms, Douglas, Leisure Services
Wade, Michael, Constraints on Leisure
Weiskopf, Donald, Recreation and Leisure: Improving the Quality of Life

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