ERIC Number: EJ321462
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1985
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Education Experiences Contribute to Cognitive Development.
Backman, Sheila J.; Crompton, John L.
Journal of Environmental Education, v16 n2 p4-13 Win 1984-85
Reviews empirical studies of outdoor education's impact on cognitive development. Research findings are presented on the subject areas of environmental education, general science, and language development. A cautionary synthesis of research related to learning in the out-of-doors is also offered. (ML)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Information Analyses
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Audience: Practitioners; Researchers
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