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Outdoor Recreation Constraints: An Examination of Race, Gender, and Rural Dwelling

@inproceedings{Johnson2001OutdoorRC,
  title={Outdoor Recreation Constraints: An Examination of Race, Gender, and Rural Dwelling},
  author={Cassandra Y. Johnson and J. M. Bowker and Harold K. Cordell},
  year={2001}
}
We assess whether traditionally marginalized groups in American society (African-Americans, women, rural dwellers) perceive more constraints to outdoor recreation participation than other groups. A series of logistic regressions are applied to a national recreation survey and used to model the probability that individuals perceive certain constraints to participating in outdoor recreation activities. Twelve constraints related to health, facilities, socioeconomic standing, and other personal… 

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