ERIC Number: ED278638
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of the Annual Southwest Park & Recreation Training Institute (31st, Kingston, Oklahoma, February 2-5, 1986).
Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Dept. of Park Administration and Landscape Architecture.
Brief summaries are presented of the topics discussed at the general session of the conference. These include: the national park service, risk management/occupational safety and health, liability and legal problems, and maintenance of homeostasis-rational self-counseling. The following workshop sessions are also summarized: (1) Principles of Risk-Management; (2) Leaving Your Job--There Is Life After; (3) PRICE (Public Relations, Ideally Cost Effective); (4) Computer Graphics Applied to Park Planning and Design; (5) Help for the Small Community; (6) Planning by LSU Researchers; (7) Drugs, Sex and Advertising; (8) Controlling Abusive Use of Department Resources; (9) A Perceptive Review of Landscape Architecture in China; (10) Concrete Is Not Just Concrete; (11) Weathermatic Service Seminar on Irrigation Equipment; (12) Parks Profit from Federal and State Teamwork; (13) Implementing Employee Fitness Programs; (14) Parks and Water--Managing Parks with Lakes; (15) Office Automation and Computerization: The Biggest Threat to Middle Management since Proposition 13; (16) Conflict Management; (17) Work Management Systems That Really Work; and (18) Revenue Producing Facilities. (JD)
Descriptors: Community Recreation Programs, Conflict Resolution, Conservation (Environment), Long Range Planning, Parks, Public Relations, Recreational Facilities, Recreationists, Safety
J.W. Kitchen, PALA Dept., Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409 ($8.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Dept. of Park Administration and Landscape Architecture.