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The experience of nature : a psychological perspective

A study of the natural environment, people, and the relationship between them. The authors offer a research-based analysis of the vital psychological role that nature plays. They try to understand how people perceive nature and what kinds of natural environments they prefer.
Print Book, English, 1989
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1989
xii, 340 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
9780521341394, 9780521349390, 0521341396, 0521349397
Perception and categorization
The prediction of perference
Variations: group differences
A wilderness laboratory
Nearby nature
The restorative environment
The monster at the end of the book
Overview of preference research methodology
Preference studies
Outdoor challenge program
Benefits and satisfaction studies