The use of negotiation strategies among recreational participants with different involvement levels: the case of recreational swimmers

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleThe use of negotiation strategies among recreational participants with different involvement levels: the case of recreational swimmers Author(S)Kostas Alexandris (Author)
Abstract  This paper is aimed to segment recreational swimmers according to their involvement level, profile the involvement groups according to demographic variables, and further test the role of negotiation strategies in the development of swimming involvement. Two hundred and sixty (N?=?260) recreational swimmers participated in the study and completed Kyle et al.'s three-facet involvement scale and Alexandris et al.’s five-dimension leisure negotiation scale. The results of cluster analysis revealed three distinct involvement groups: high, medium and low involved recreational swimmers. ...Paginationp 299-317
SubjectRecreation and performing artsDescriptorsLeisure
Journal TitleLeisure studies : the journal of the Leisure Studies Association  
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