ERIC Number: EJ380670
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
The Responsible Outdoor Leader.
Journal of Outdoor Education, v22 p4-13 1987-88
Analyzes characteristics of outdoor leaders. Lists outdoor program types. Suggests course content, areas of competency, and 38 personal leadership traits for prospective leaders. Describes human resources, natural resources, and cultural awareness as parts of the "holistic domain" of the outdoor leader. Intended for training purposes. Includes charts, tables, references. (TES)
Descriptors: Adventure Education, Camping, Cultural Awareness, Decision Making, Environment, Field Trips, Group Dynamics, Groups, Holistic Approach, Human Resources, Leadership Qualities, Leadership Responsibility, Leadership Training, Natural Resources, Outdoor Activities, Outdoor Education, Outdoor Leadership, Rural Education, Youth Leaders
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Presented at the Annual Lorado Taft Lecture Series (Oregon, IL, 1987).