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American Journal of Social Science Research, Vol.1, No.2, Jun. 2015, Pub. Date: May 18, 2015
Exploring the Concept of Leisure and Its Impact on Quality of Life
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The purpose of this study is to express the concept and components of leisure so that people can have clear idea of its meaning. A well adaptation to leisure-centred life could help individuals experience good life. It has been espoused that what is done in free hours has great effects on the growth and development of individuals and by extension, the nation. Leisure has been viewed in various ways by different authors. It is viewed in relation to time, activity, play, state of mind and work. Having a clear idea of what leisure stands for is very germane. This is because the meaning one gives to leisure may affects the individual’s choice of discretionary activities.
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