The influence of selected factors on use of leisure before and after retirement
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The influence of selected factors on use of leisure before and after retirement by Barbara Cathryn Wilhite

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Published by University of Oregon, College of Health, Physical Education and Recreation in Eugene .
Written in English


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Thesis (Ed.D.), University of Georgia, 1981.

SeriesMicroform publications
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2 microfiche
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Open LibraryOL14457419M

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