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The making of a quality neighbourhood park: a path model approach


Abdul Malek, Nurhayati and Mariapan, Manohar and Mohd Shariff, Mustafa Kamal (2012) The making of a quality neighbourhood park: a path model approach. Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, 49. pp. 202-214. ISSN 1877-0428


The fundamental focus of this study is to gain an increasing understanding on how people interpret their leisure and recreational outdoor activities in neighbourhood parks. This paper explores and expended the attributes or construct from past literature findings in the area of use pattern, needs and preferences study towards neighbourhood parks by using Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) Technique. The model should help to evaluate quality aspects in neighbourhood parks. This paper offers knowledge contribution to the body of literature for future research in the field of Landscape Architecture as well as Park and Recreation Management.

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Design and Architecture
Faculty of Forestry
DOI Number: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sbspro.2012.07.019
Publisher: Elsevier
Keywords: Quality neighbourhood park; Use pattern; Needs; Preferences; Structural equation modeling
Depositing User: Nabilah Mustapa
Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2016 08:34
Last Modified: 04 Aug 2016 08:34
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URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/48015
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