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Community in a recreational setting

Community in a recreational setting

Leisure Sciences 11(4): 303-322

The loss of community and of traditional communal ties characteristic of modern industrial society has caused many people to search for alternative sources of social identification and solidarity. Recreational sites may afford some people opportunities for constructing communities on the basis of common interests. As part of an ongoing investigation, data have been gathered over several years to discover whether elements of community can be found in a marina's social system.

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DOI: 10.1080/01490408909512229

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