ERIC Number: EJ381640
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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An Investigation of the Validity of Tinsley and Tinsley's (1986) Theory of Leisure Experience.
Baldwin, Kimm S.; Tinsley, Howard E. A.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v35 n3 p263-67 Jul 1988
Results from 99 college students support hypotheses that subjects would rate leisure activities higher on several dimensions (freedom, intrinsic motivation, facilitative arousal, commitment, absorption in task, lack of focus on self, feelings of freedom, enriched perception of objects, increased sensitivity to feelings, increased emotional intensity, and decreased awareness of time passage) than they would either work or maintenance activities. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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