Introduced to a model that holds that the condition of scarcity creates problems for all societies in respect of the distribution of surplus and the legitimation of inequality.
Invited to consider the political dimensions of leisure forms and practice in respect of representation, identity, control and resistance.
Guided through the relationship between these functions in leisure and the management of the ratio between scarcity and surplus.
KeywordsPrimary Function Identity Formation Conspicuous Consumption Popular Music Consumer Culture
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