ERIC Number: EJ469427
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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The Outdoor Recreation Experience: Factors Affecting Participation of African American Women.
Roberts, Nina S.; Drogin, Ellen B.
Journal of Experiential Education, v16 n1 p14-18 May 1993
Discusses factors contributing to the nonparticipation of African-American women in outdoor recreation activities including (1) historical oppression and racism; (2) stereotyping by race and gender; (3) lack of role models; (4) insufficient exposure to activity options; (5) limited accessibility to outdoor recreation areas; and (6) oppressive economic conditions. (LP)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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