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ERIC Number: EJ625378
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1462-0677
Responses to November's Conference on Risk and Adventure in Society: "A Question of Balance," Which Drew Over 350 Delegates from All Areas of Outdoor Education.
Manby, Dave; Egelstaff, Robert; Loynes, Chris
Horizons, n13 p16-18 Spr 2001
Three British outdoor educators point out that the push to license the outdoor industry now means that paper qualifications are favored over experience, thus increasing risk; argue that riskless adventure is impossible and pointless; and suggest returning to the real outdoors, rather than attempting to develop watered-down, imitation adventure activities. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)