ERIC Number: ED356932
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
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Proceedings of the 1984 Conference on Outdoor Recreation: A Landmark Conference in the Outdoor Recreation Field (1st, Bozeman, Montana, November 1-4, 1984).
Miles, John C., Ed.; Watters, Ron, Ed.
This document consists of materials presented at a conference organized by representatives of university outdoor programs to discuss issues and exchange ideas about outdoor topics. Twenty-six papers were presented: (1) "Conference on Outdoor Recreation for the Disabled: Breaking the Stereotype" (Tom Whittaker and Sheila Brashear); (2) "Aquatics: A Viable Program for High Level Quadriplegics" (Jan Brabant); (3) "Community Integration with an In-house Recreation Program" (Jan Brabant); (4) "Whitewater Rafting for the Disabled" (Ginny McKay); (5) "Scuba Diving: Mainstreaming the Disabled" (Scott Taylor and Jan Brabant); (6) "Kinsmen Camp Horizon Presentation" (Bob Davies); (7) "Wilderness Leadership Certification - Catch 22 - Assessing the Outdoor Leader: An Insoluble Problem?" (Bill March); (8) "Wilderness Educational Association Certification" (Kelly Cain); (9) "The Role of Academic Departments in Outdoor Recreation Programs" (Greg Simmons); (10) "Leadership and Cooperative Adventure Program" (Steve Leonoudakis); (11) "Access to Public Land: Permits and Prohibitions" (Jim Rennie); (12) "An Uncommon Adventure" (Jim Rennie); (13) "Beyond Outdoor Recreation" (Curt Shirer); (14) "The Challenge of Wilderness Management" (John Miles); (15) "Historical Perspectives of Outdoor and Wilderness Recreation Programming in the United States" (Ron Watters); (16) "A Reveiw of the Major Considerations for Trip Planning in Land Based Pursuits" (Paul Green); (17) "Selected Legal Aspects of University Outdoor Programs" (Dudley Improta); (18) "Networking: Cooperative Programming and Equipment Purchase" (James Loveless and Nancy Stephenson); (19) "Financing Outdoor Programs" (Jim Rennie); (20) "Wilderness Management on National Forests: Preserving a Primitive Setting for Recreation" (Susan Marsh and David Martin); (21) "Risk and Hazard Management in High Adventurer Outdoor Pursuits" (Joel Meier); (22) "Developing a Winter Hut System" (Ron Watters); (23) "Outdoor Adventures for New Student Orientation" (Nancie Baldus and Steve Walker); (24) "A Strategy for Expanding an Outdoor Program" (Paul Green and Rick Newman); (25) "Group Dynamics in the Outdoors: A Model for Teaching Outdoor Leaders" (Maurice Phipps); and (26) "The 1984 Conference on Outdoor Recreation: A Beginning or End" (Jim Rogers). Also included is a list of the 1986 National Outdoor Recreation Conference Committee Members; biographic information on presenters; schedule of conference presentations; and conference participant mailing addresses. (LP)
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