Conducting visitor surveys

a handbook by James Elwin

Published by Oxford Brookes University, School of Planning in [Oxford] .
Written in

  • Recreational surveys.,
  • Social surveys.,
  • Recreation areas -- Public use.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    StatementJames Elwin.
    SeriesWorking paper -- no.189, Working paper (Oxford Brookes University. School of Planning) -- no.189.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination84p. ;
    Number of Pages84
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19808960M
    ISBN 100863421342

    Conducting Visitor Surveys: A Handbook by James Elwin

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    James Elwin is a renowned expert in the field of visitor surveys and recreational research. With years of experience and several publications to his name, he has contributed significantly to the development of survey methodologies specific to recreational areas. His expertise and passion for understanding visitor needs and preferences make him a trusted authority on the subject.

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    • Recreation areas -- Public use: The book addresses the challenges associated with managing recreation areas and ensuring their optimal use by the public. It offers strategies for gathering feedback from visitors to enhance public-use experiences.

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