ERIC Number: ED357934
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
"An Outdoor Renaissance". Proceedings of the National Conference on Outdoor Recreation (4th, Boone, North Carolina, November 1990).
Gilbert, Jim, Ed.; And Others
This conference proceedings record contains 17 papers concerning outdoor education, outdoor recreation programs, adventure education, and environmental education. Papers include: "Nature's University" (keynote speech on environmental ethics and outdoor education); "Mission '90" (a workshop on developing a mission statement for outdoor programs); "Managing Turnover of Outdoor Recreation Staff"; "Methods for Determining Student Price Thresholds for Campus Recreational Services"; "Starting an Outdoor Recreation Program for Persons with Disabilities"; "A Review of Adventure Recreation: Concepts, History, Trends, and Issues"; "Enhancing Environmental Education with Adventure Education Concepts"; "Initiating and Maintaining a College-Based Search and Rescue Organization"; "Alaskan Adventures: Programming in the Great Land"; "An Educational, Therapeutic and Social Adventure on Board the Schooner 'Ernestina'"; "Everything You Wanted To Know about Judgement, but Were Afraid To Ask!"; "Review and Analysis of a Five Year Study of a College Level Outdoor Leadership Curriculum"; "Project S.O.A.R." (Shared Outdoor Adventure Recreation--high adventure programs for at-risk youth); "Outdoor Safety Education: A Maine Perspective"; "Survey of Insurance and Liability: Concerns in Outdoor Recreation Programs in the South"; "Fund Raising: The Options Available to Outdoor Programs"; and "University Outdoor Programs: State of the Art, 1990." Also included are a list of conference presentations and events, and profiles of presenters. (SV)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Mississippi Univ., University.