Research shows that there is a high level of emotional attachment to the environment.
there is a strong amount of leadership development involved.
These environments are uniquely social
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|In Publication||Presence: Teleoperators and virtual environment|
|Type of Research||Quantitative|
|Research Design||Survey research (qualitative or quantitative)|
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|Outcome Variables of Interest||Program effectiveness|
|Student Sample Size||500 +|