Accession Number:

AD0765477

Title:

Dining Facility User-Attitudes and Environmental Design Research at Travis AFB, California.

Descriptive Note:

Preliminary rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING RESEARCH LAB CHAMPAIGN ILL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

86.0

Abstract:

The report presents the research to date on user satisfaction as it relates to the social and physical environments of three dining facilities at Travis Air Force Base, California. Research Stage 1 consisted of the measurement of users attitudes and behaviors in the three existing dining environments. Data was collected from 296 questionnaires, 125 interviews, time-lapse photography, and trained observers. Research Stage 2, the development of renovation designs, utilized the resulting relationships by translating the information into designer-usable statements or hypotheses. Negative attitudes were linked to specific key stations of the existing facility. These attitude-key station hypotheses were the basis for the development of specific design intentions. Research Stage 3, will be a post-renovation evaluation. Modified author abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE