From leisure to postmodernity

Cornelio Águila Soto

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Águila, C. (2005). From leisure to postmodernity. Apunts. Educación Física y Deportes, 79, 101-106.



Leisure, as a phenomenon of the cultural field, is a reflection on the characteristics of the society. At present, a new era coined as posmodern shows us a series of different social, economic and political changes, and a new cultural values structure. The objective of this article is to reflect on the principal identity signs of the postmodern society and  its effects on the meaning and expressions of leisure.

Keywords: Cultural Values, Leisure, Postmodernity, Socioeconomic Changes.

ISSN: 2014-0983

Published: January 01, 2005