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A Study on the Structural Relationship among Enjoyment Factors, Leisure Satisfaction, and Psychological Well-being in Golf Participants
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A Study on the Structural Relationship among Enjoyment Factors, Leisure Satisfaction, and Psychological Well-being in Golf Participants
Bum, Chul-Ho;
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The purpose of this study was to empirically investigate the structural relationship among golf participants` enjoyment factors, leisure satisfaction, and psychological well-being. Three hundred twenty-two surveys were used as the final data, and the results using SPSS 18.0 and AMOS 18.0 program are as follows. First, enjoyment factors of golf participants all effected positively on leisure satisfaction. Second, only interest displayed a positive relationship with self-realization. Third, leisure satisfaction increased self-realization, but did not have a statistically significant effect on hedonic well-being in this study.
Enjoyment Factors;Golf Participants;Leisure Satisfaction;Psychological Well-being;
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