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Managing recreation areas for quality user experiences: a theoretical frameworkAuthor(s): Thomas A. More; Gregory J. Buhyoff
Source: Res. Pap. NE-432. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 14p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionThe production of opportunities for high-quality visitor experiences is a basic goal of recreation management. Recreation quality can be interpreted using concepts from psychological field theory to relate emotion to the strength of motivation. Applications to on-site management for recreation quality and use regulation are suggested.
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CitationMore, Thomas A.; Buhyoff, Gregory J. 1979. Managing recreation areas for quality user experiences: a theoretical framework. Res. Pap. NE-432. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 14p.
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