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Representations of leisure in the writings of Robert G. Barrett



Representations of leisure in the writings of Robert G. Barrett



Annals of Leisure Research 6(4): 307-318



The aim of the paper is to analyse, using Robert Stebbins' theory of casual and serious leisure, the representations of leisure in the fiction of Robert G. Barrett, a contemporary Australian author whose 19 books have sold over a million copies. A key element of Barrett's plots is the use of holidays.

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DOI: 10.1080/11745398.2003.10600929


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