ERIC Number: ED139769
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
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Outdoor Recreation in America: Trends, Problems, and Opportunities. Revised Third Edition.
Jensen, Clayne R.
This book is addressed primarily to teachers and students in recreation, natural resource management, park and recreation administration, and to laymen concerned with the use of natural resources for the enjoyment of leisure time. The following subjects are discussed: (1) the present and future significance of outdoor recreation; (2) the responsibilities of the numerous agencies and organizations involved; (3) recent legislation and programs that will significantly influence outdoor recreation in the future; (4) interagency cooperation at different levels of authority; and (5) current and potential future problems in this field. It contains factual information about agencies, programs, problems, and trends and also projections based on current facts. (Author/JD)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Cooperative Planning, Federal Legislation, Local Legislation, Natural Resources, Physical Environment, Recreation, Recreation Legislation, Social Services, State Legislation, Trend Analysis
Burgess Publishing Company, 7108 Ohms Lane, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55435 ($12.95)
Publication Type: Books
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