عنوان مقاله [English]
Given the busy schedule and circumstances of adults, the recreational activities of this social group have not been taken into consideration, as such. Meanwhile, studies have been carried out on recreational activities and conducive pastime; the majority of which revolve round the physical and mental benefits of physical activities. In the meantime, countless international laws are in favor of recreational activities for adults. While like any other subject; opponents to this topic of importance have also expressed their views; not considering recreational activities as the legal rights of adults; scientific and psychological studies have changed the opinion of many of these opponents. Socially speaking, the two factors of norms and laws can legitimize the issue of recreational activities within the community. Thus, given the cultural and ideological differences of different communities; one can determine the range and scope of recreational activities in public space. This research is a library oriented study with a functional goal and a descriptive executive approach. This study showed that recreational activities are a must for maintenance of mental and social rejoice of adults. However; it’s necessary means and prerequisites have not been taken center stage in the society.