Power, Violence and Justice: Reflections, Responses and Responsibilities in Leisure and Leisure Studies

Monday, 16 July 2018: 15:30-17:20
RC13 Sociology of Leisure (host committee)

Language: English

This is an invited panel session that brings together four renowned scholars in leisure studies, sociology and beyond to take the temperature of leisure studies and the sociology of leisure in North America, New Zealand and globally. The panellists will reflect on the changing political landscape, and the purpose of leisure studies and the sociology of leisure.
Session Organizer:
Madhu NAGLA, Department of Sociology, M.D.University, Rohtak, India, India
Kenneth ROBERTS, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
Pranjal SARMA, Department of Sociology, Dibrugarh University, Assam, India, India
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Rasul MOWATT, Indiana University, USA
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Diana PARRY, University of Waterloo, Canada