ERIC Number: EJ467955
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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The Influence of Others as a Barrier to Recreation Participation among Early Adolescents.
Hultsman, Wendy Z.
Journal of Leisure Research, v25 n2 p150-64 1993
Researchers examined early adolescents' perceptions of the influence of social agents on their decisions to not join or cease participation in organized activities. Survey results found parents were the strongest influence in the decision to not join activities. Perceptions about significant other adults were most influential in decisions to cease activities. (SM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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