ERIC Number: EJ505548
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Explaining the Value of Camp.
Chenery, Mary Faeth
Camping Magazine, v66 n5 p20-25 May-Jun 1994
Overviews the philosophy and theory of camp experiences and discusses the special benefits of camps, including experiences that can lead to significant life-changing outcomes, sound educational goals, a sense of psychological and physical safety, and helping children to deal with social problems such as the degradation of the environment and human conduct. (LP)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Note: Recipient of the 1994 J. Wendell Howe Golden Quill Award.