ERIC Number: EJ654462
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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The Common Adventure Model of Outdoor Programming: Philosophical Foundation and Definition.
Pathways: Journal of Outdoor Therapeutic Programming, v2 n1 p28-30 Win-Spr 2002
The underlying values and principles of the "common adventure" model are presented. Features of a common adventure trip include a group of individuals working cooperatively toward mutual goals and sharing expenses, decision making, and responsibilities equitably. The common adventure model is contrasted with adventure education, adventure therapy, and guided adventure approaches to outdoor programming. (SV)
Descriptors: Adventure Education, Experiential Learning, Group Dynamics, Group Experience, Models, Outdoor Education, Participative Decision Making
Steve Cockerham, Box 70548 Human Development & Learning, East Tennessee State Univ., Johnson City, TN 37614-1707; Tel: 423-439-4189; email: firstname.lastname@example.org (subscription included with membership in the National Association of Therapeutic Wilderness Camps; back issues and article reprints available).
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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