Research Committees

RC13 Sociology of Leisure


To promote international cooperation in the field of the activities of sociology of leisure; to exchange theoretical and practical information among all countries and experts concerning the results of investigations on leisure; to convene international seminars, symposia, meetings on leisure; to prepare and circulate reports about the development and problems of leisure in different countries and regions; to promote organiseddocumentation on leisure in cooperation with other documentation centers; to identify sociological problems in leisure and organize international research projects.

To know more about the history of RC13, go to Bulletin 32 (1983), pp. 11-15.

Board 2023 - 2027

President to be elected
Vice-President to be elected
Secretary/Treasurer to be elected
Online Communication Manager to be elected
Board Members to be elected

Program Coordinator for V ISA Forum of Sociology 2025 is:
Huimei Liu,


The International Journal of the Sociology of Leisure is the official journal of the RC13. It has been launched in 2018 and is also on Twitter.


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