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  • Leisure boredom and high school dropout in Cape Town, South Africa 

    Wegner, Lisa; Flisher, Alan J.; Chikobvu, Perpetual; Lombard, Carl; King, Gary (Elsevier, 2008)
    This prospective cohort study investigated whether leisure boredom predicts high school dropout. Leisure boredom is the perception that leisure experiences do not satisfy the need for optimal arousal. Participants completed ...
  • Through the lens of a peer: understanding leisure boredom and risk behaviour in adolescence 

    Wegner, Lisa (Occupational Therapy Association of South Africa, 2011)
    There has been very little research investigating leisure boredom and risk behaviour among adolescents in South Africa. Using a qualitative approach, this study investigated adolescents’ perceptions of leisure boredom and ...