Leisure, public space and quality of life in the urban environment
Abstract:The regeneraton of cities has focussed on changing the physical shape of the urban leisure environment in order to increase economic values at the expense of social values. An increased focus on the social outcomes of leisure spaces is needed if quality of life is to be improved for residents.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Lecturer, School of Leisure Studies, Griffith University. K.Lloyd@griffith.edu.au Associate Professor, Physical Education and Sports Science Unit, University of Hong Kong
Publication date: December 1, 2003