ERIC Number: ED226973
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Recent Master's Thesis Work in Environmental Education and Communications.
Hanselman, David; Yuen, Christopher
Compiled are 61 abstracts of master's theses in environmental education and communications. Three of the these were completed in 1978, 24 in 1977, 15 in 1976, and the remaining 19, prior to 1976. Abstracts are organized into six categories; (1) site analysis: descriptions and development plans for areas to be used for environmental education; (2) parks and camps: users/interpreters: studies dealing with park/camp programs, especially user characteristics and interpretive techniques; (3) media communications: examination of effectiveness of various media; (4) pupil-centered studies: research on attitude change, instructional effectiveness, and learning characteristics; (5) teacher-centered studies: research on training, attitudes, teacher/interpreter behavior; and (6) resources, administration, and others: research on environmental education policy, administration, and philosophy, and studies not appropriate for other categories. Title, author, and institutional source for the entire thesis are provided for each abstract. (JN)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Attitude Change, Communication (Thought Transfer), Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Environmental Interpretation, Higher Education, Mass Media, Masters Theses, Media Research, Outdoor Education, Parks, Program Descriptions, Program Evaluation, Site Analysis, Teacher Education, Trails
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Publication Type: Reports - Research; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association for Environmental Education, Troy, OH.