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Title: Approximating recreation site choice: the predictive capability of a lexicographic semi-order model

Author: Watson, Alan E.; Roggenbuck, Joseph W.;

Date: 1985

Source: In: Stankey, George H.; McCool, Stephen F., compilers. Proceedings--symposium on recreation choice behavior; 1984 March 22-23; Missoula, MT. General Technical Report INT-184. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. p. 55-60

Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)

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Description: The relevancy of a lexicographic semi-order model, as a basis for development of a microcomputer-based decision aid for backcountry hikers, was investigated. In an interactive microcomputer exercise, it was found that a decision aid based upon this model may assist recreationists in reduction of an alternative set to a cognitively manageable number.

Keywords: choice behavior, decision-making, hiking, recreation, models

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Watson, Alan E.; Roggenbuck, Joseph W. 1985. Approximating recreation site choice: the predictive capability of a lexicographic semi-order model. In: Stankey, George H.; McCool, Stephen F., compilers. Proceedings--symposium on recreation choice behavior; 1984 March 22-23; Missoula, MT. General Technical Report INT-184. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. p. 55-60

 


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