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Research interests

Professor by Special Appointment: Research Methods for Leisure Studies (Endowed Chair sponsored by NHTV University of Applied Sciences Breda)

Current courses

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  • Tourism
  • Welfare States
  • Statistical Methods
  • Research Design
  • Multi Level Analysis
  • Public Opinion Research
  • Comparison Of Cultures
  • Leisure
  • Cross-Cultural Research

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Research Output 1997 2020

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How stable is leisure satisfaction over time? A latent trait-state-occasion analysis of Dutch panel data

Gelissen, J., 2020, In : Leisure Sciences.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
panel data
volatile element
leisure time

From experience to memory: On the robustness of the peak-and-end-rule for complex, heterogeneous experiences

Strijbosch, W., Mitas, O., van Gisbergen, M., Doicaru, M., Gelissen, J. & Bastiaansen, M., 2019, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 10, 12 p., 1705.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Values in life domains in a cross-national perspective

Halman, L. & Gelissen, J., Jun 2019, In : Koelner Zeitschrift fuer Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie. 71, Suppl 1, p. 519-543

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

European Values Study

Gelissen, J. P. T. M. & Halman, L. C. J. M., 2018, Encyclopedia of sociology. 2nd ed. Wiley-Blackwell

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

historical development
social research
research planning

Testing measurement equivalence of experienced holiday quality: Evidence on built-in bias in the Flash Eurobarometer survey data

Gelissen, J. P. T. M., 2018, In : Tourism Management. 67, August, p. 273-283

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review