An Ecological Approach to the Study of Zoo Visitor Behavior: Implications for Environmental Management and Design

January 1st, 1990 | RESEARCH

This is a brief abstract of Suzanne Hodges's Master's Thesis at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Hodges researched the influence of enlarged signs and less label copy on visitors' behavior at a small children's zoo in Virginia.



Team Members

Suzanne Hodges, Author, Virginia Polytechnic Institute


Identifier Type: issn
Identifier: 0892-4996

Publication: Visitor Behavior
Volume: 5
Number: 1
Page(s): 12


Audience: Evaluators | Families | Museum | ISE Professionals | Parents | Caregivers
Discipline: Education and learning science | Life science
Resource Type: Peer-reviewed article | Research Products
Environment Type: Aquarium and Zoo Exhibits | Exhibitions