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ERIC Number: EJ572410
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-1053-8259
The Wilderness Experience Program Industry in the United States: Characteristics and Dynamics.
Friese, Greg; Hendee, John C.; Kinziger, Mike
Journal of Experiential Education, v21 n1 p40-45 May-Jun 1998
Survey of 366 wilderness experience programs (WEPs) examined number of trips offered per year, types of activities and goals, number and type of clients, areas used, relationships with wilderness managers, and whether wilderness was viewed as teacher or classroom. A typology of WEPs is presented based on five program characteristics, each portrayed as a continuum. Contains 27 references. (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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