The Benefits of Urban Parks: A Review and Discussion of Current Research

January 1st, 1991 | RESEARCH

In this article, Thomas A. More of the U.S. Forest Service presents a review and discussion of current research on the benefits of urban parks. More also discusses the issues of fairness in the distribution of these benefits (i.e. the less affluent receive fewer services and servies of lesser quality).



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Thomas A. More, Author, U.S. Forest Service


Identifier Type: issn
Identifier: 0892-4996

Publication: Visitor Behavior
Volume: 6
Number: 2
Page(s): 6


Access and Inclusion: Low Socioeconomic Status | Women and Girls
Audience: Evaluators | General Public | Museum | ISE Professionals
Discipline: Ecology | forestry | agriculture | Education and learning science
Resource Type: Peer-reviewed article | Research Products
Environment Type: Exhibitions | Park | Outdoor | Garden Programs | Parks | Outdoor | Garden Exhibits | Public Programs