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University of New Hampshire

RMP490 - Recreation & Tourism in Soc

Course Description

This course provides an overview of the historical and philosophical framework for the comparison of concepts, theories, and the inter-relationships between factors (social, economic, political, psychological) that influence our recreation and tourism experiences. Students explore how recreation is reflected in arts, literature, history, philosophy, psychology, sociology, economics, and anthropology, and will be introduced to different delivery systems, as well as a variety of relevant professional associations and career opportunities.

Tuition & Fees


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In Person


4.0 units

Course Sections

Spring 2024

Jan 23 to May 6
crn: 50244
Format: In Person
Campus: Durham
Time: 23 Jan 2024 - 06 May 2024 Tu-Th 2:10 PM - 3:30 PM
Professor(s): Sean McLaughlin
Live Seat Count: 0 available seats - (27 days ago)
Already Started

Fall 2024

Aug 26 to Dec 9
crn: 10264
Format: In Person
Campus: Durham
Time: 26 Aug 2024 - 09 Dec 2024 Tu-Th 11:10 AM - 12:30 PM
Professor(s): Forrest Schwartz
Live Seat Count: 38 available seats - (3 days ago)
Registration Opens 07/17/24