ERIC Number: ED043420
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
A Program for Outdoor Recreation Research.
National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC.
The categorical sections of the proposed program for outdoor recreation research are (1) principal findings and recommendations of the National Academy of Sciences, (2) the social and behavioral dimensions of outdoor recreation, (3) the economics of outdoor recreation, and (4) the operation of recreation service systems. Among the specific topics discussed are research objectives and priorities; appraisal of current research efforts; scope of needed research; specific illustrative research problems; planning, coordination, and administrative systems; access-systems research; information sources; and educational training. Three appendices are included. (AL)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Economic Research, Information Sources, Outdoor Education, Planning, Program Proposals, Recreation, Recreational Programs, Research Needs, Systems Concepts, Training
Printing and Publishing Office, National Academy of Sciences, 2101 Constitution Avenue, Washington, D.C. 20418 ($3.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Outdoor Recreation (Dept. of Interior), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC.
Note: Report on a Study Conference conducted by the National Academy of Sciences (Washington, D.C., June 2-8, 1968)