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What is the Meaning & Definition of free time

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It is known as free time at that time as people dedicated to those activities that do not correspond to its formal work or to essential chores. Its distinguishing feature is that you it's a recreational time which can be used by "the owner" at discretion, i.e., unlike what happens with the non-free time in which most of the time cannot be choose performance, at this time, the person can decide how many hours spend you.
Although, the free time, for some, also usually include some activities that non-labour may take some sort of obligation, such as going to the doctor, go to the supermarket, among others and that it performs on the so-called time free because it has no time to make them during those days in which dominates the work.
Then, usually, people tend to use this time to take a break from work, to carry out any activity that report them recreation, entertainment or pleasure, or as just indicated for those activities that lack of time cannot do while they are on a working day.
However, will be necessary and condition sine quanom carrying although reporting these issues, it printed an identity, a sense, because if not it will end up resulting in boring, and that also involves enjoy. We can hardly include or categorized as part of the time an activity that does not make us anywhere attractive and pleasant.
In another order of things, it is important to note that the free time or leisure, as also it is called, is a typically human need. It is common after a grueling week in the field of labour, domestic or student obligations, people see to be activities that involve only enjoy, relax, everything that got them tired or exhausted in the workweek.
Meanwhile, about what can be considered an activity strictly inscribed in their free time will vary person to person, because plain and simple do not all have the same perception of what can be fun, enjoyable, entertaining, or pleasant.
For example, some considered that study or read a book can not for nothing to sign up for a type of activity that is done during leisure time, however, there are certainly some that if consider it entertaining activities to deploy during their free time, although the Convention apply mostly otherwise.
On the other hand, the free time tends to be closely linked to those activities considered as more productive and motivating.
However, beyond this clarification that is well worth to understand that not everyone can be considered or sign in the same way to an activity as part of a schedule of entertainment, is important to mention that there are a number of practices that are related to leisure time by social Convention and since time immemorial, i.e., seeks to make them in the free each time such is the case of: go to the cinema, to the theater or attend any artistic or cultural activity, walk in the Park, go to a shopping mall or shopping mall, out a day's lunches, hire an excursion to some rural area to deploy various activities that emphasize the direct contact with nature, among others.
Free time in history
The origins of the concept date back to the ancient Greece in which philosophers destined to leisure to actions involving reflecting on life, science and politics.
For its part, the Roman civilization was a great cultivator of leisure time and different activities during this time. The intellectual elites used this time to meditate and contemplate, similar to what happened with the Greek philosophers, while, ordinary people had fun attending shows or resting on it that lasted that time.
Then, with the spread of Christianity and a very closed Christian morality, in the middle ages, practically recreational activities were not promoted.
Between the 20th and 21st centuries there has been an incredible expansion of the so-called free time, which has led to a great diversification to so distinguish themselves in different categories: night (associated with night and all the activities that take place during the night: bars, discos), entertainment (includes the cultural and sports), sports (presumably the practice of any sport).
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