Discussed how Americans spend their free time and entertain themselves. Essays present perspectives in the fields of American and cultural studies, sociology, recreation, sports, leisure studies, auctions, bloodsports, shopping malls, and theme parks.Hot Rod magazine also changed direction, increasing coverage of more general automotive issues, which angered and isolated ... Friendly rivalries exist, between Ford and Chevy owners, for instance, or between different car clubs, but most hot ... rods to be comfortable, including such luxuries as electric windows and air conditioning, both unthinkable in a hot rod. ... Most importantly, enthusiasts in 2004 were just as anxious to put their cars to the test and see what they had under thatanbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of recreation and leisure in America|
|Author||:||Gary S. Cross|
|Publisher||:||Gale Cengage - 2004-01-01|