Health, Physical Education and Recreation | DOCTORAL SEM: LEISURE BEHAVIOR
R704 | ALL | Staff


This course explores philosophy of science and inquiry methodology
applied to the study of leisure. Course topics include: (a)
exploration of philosophy of science; (b) appraisal of social science
inquiry methodologies; (c) analysis of research paradigms, ideologies,
concepts, and tools; and (d) critical evaluation of the body of
knowledge about leisure. Course participants engage in the
observation, review, analysis, and evaluation of research exemplars,
and the practice of scientific inquiry.