ERIC Number: ED417042
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Back to the Basics: Proceedings of the International Conference on Outdoor Recreation and Education (ICORE) (10th, Salt Lake City, Utah, November 7-9, 1996).
Guthrie, Steve, Ed.; Macke, Jennifer, Ed.; Watters, Ron, Ed.
This conference proceedings includes 24 papers about outdoor educational and recreational programs, program planning, instructional techniques, educational strategies, leadership skills, and program outcomes. Entries are: (1) Opening Session: "Out of Our Corsets and into the Woods: A Fun Look at the History of Women Adventurers" (Denise Mitten); (2) "Practical Approaches for Teaching Leave No Trace" (Aram Attarian); (3) "Women in the Wilderness: Theme-Based Outdoor Programming at the University of Florida" (Cheryl Berger, Christy Vollbracht); (4) "BMM Approach to Outdoor Recreation Programming" (Bob Brookover, Rick Harwell); (5) "Effective Expedition Planning" (John Cederquist); (6) "The Psychology of Judgment for Outdoor Leaders" (Kent Clement); (7) "UIAGM Ropehandling Techniques" (K. Ross Cloutier); (8) "Case Studies in Wilderness Medicine" (Melissa Gray, Shana Lee Tarter); (9) "Objectives Based Program Planning for Outdoor Recreation" (Phillip Heeg); (10) "Outdoor Recreation Hazard Assessment and Management Planning" (Phillip Heeg); (11) "What Is the Message in the Medium? Mixed Signals for National Park and Wilderness Users" (Michael G. Huffman, James E. Fickle); (12) "Building a Backcountry Yurt: Ecological Design Intelligence within Outdoor Programming" (Kevin Kobe, Norman Goltra); (13) "The Effects of Family Participation in an Outdoor Adventure Program" (Steven D. Kugath); (14) "Outdoor Adventure Programs Fulfilling Heroic Archetypal Patterns" (Johnny Lee); (15) "Redesigning a Club Structure for the 90's" (Kurt Merrill); (16) "Path of the Professional" (Russell E. Parks); (17) "Will the Real Eco-Educator Please Stand Up?" (Janet Ross); (18) "Limiting Employee Turnover through Job Satisfaction and Commitment" (Colleen Swagar); (19) "Adaptive Training's Effect on Self-Perception" (Derek W. Tate); (20) "Outdoor Program Staff Exchange (OPSE)" (Tim Thomas); (21) "The Art of Teaching Map and Compass: Instructional Techniques, Curricular Formats and Practical Field Exercises" (Ron Watters); (22) "University Outdoor Programs: State of the Art 1996" (David J. Webb); (23) "The Value of Adventure" (Scott F. Wood); and (24) "Group Dynamics and Initiative Activities with Outdoor Programs" (Lynn Zwaagstra). Contains references. Includes conference highlights and history, conference schedule, and presenter profiles. (SV)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education, Boulder, CO.