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Kuhlberg, Mark – History of Education, 2002
Focuses on the University of Toronto (Canada) forestry faculty; university president Robert Falconer's firing of W. N. Millar, an outspoken professor; and the politically sensitive university climate during early 20th century. Dissention over Millar's firing brought focus on limited academic freedom of speech and caused further restriction of…
Descriptors: Academic Freedom, Educational History, Educational Research, Foreign Countries
Keen, Debbie Pella – Pathways: The Ontario Journal of Outdoor Education, 1993
Describes Canada's efforts in sustainable forestry, which refers to management practices that ensure long-term health of forest ecosystems so that they can continue to provide environmental, social, and economic benefits. Describes model forests, community forests, and demonstration forests and lists contacts for each of the projects. (KS)
Descriptors: Community Involvement, Conservation (Environment), Demonstration Programs, Ecology
Manitoba Dept. of Education and Training, Winnipeg. – 1991
The material in this catalog has been compiled to serve as a ready reference for teachers to assist them in locating outdoor education materials and obtaining environmental student project assistance available from government departments and private organizations within the province of Manitoba. Part 1 lists agencies that can provide speakers,…
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Foreign Countries, Instructional Materials
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Wang, Songliang; Caldwell, Claude; Wei, Liqing; Su, Haiyan – Frontiers of Education in China, 2015
The Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University-Nova Scotia Agricultural College (FAFU-NSAC) 2 + 2 undergraduate program initiated in 2003 is a model for creative collaboration between China and Canada in undergraduate education. This paper addresses the achievements of the program development and highlights the process for successful curriculum…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Undergraduate Study, International Programs, Institutional Cooperation
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Crowley, Chris; Chen, Hailan; Cerver, Mercé Gisbert – International Journal of E-Learning & Distance Education, 2018
Using a team-based course development approach, the University of British Columbia collaborated with the Asia-Pacific Network for Sustainable Forest Management and Rehabilitation (APFNet) and universities from Australia, the Philippines, Malaysia, China, and Canada to design and develop six transnational, online, distance-education courses…
Descriptors: Online Courses, Distance Education, Forestry, Curriculum Development
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Gunz, Sally; Whittaker, Linda – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
Canada's boreal forests are second only to the Amazon in producing life-giving oxygen and providing a habitat for thousands of species, from the large woodland caribou to the smallest organisms. The boreal forests are the lifeblood of many Aboriginal communities and the thousands of workers, Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal, who harvest and process…
Descriptors: Case Method (Teaching Technique), Forestry, Environmental Education, Conservation (Environment)
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Stedman, Richard C.; Parkins, John R.; Beckley, Thomas M. – Rural Sociology, 2004
The well-being of residents of resource dependent communities is a question of traditional interest to rural sociologists. The label "resource dependent" obscures how this relationship may vary between particular resource industries, regions, or indicators of well-being. Few analyses have compared the relationship between well-being and resource…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Industry, Agriculture, Human Capital
Schwab, Judith L., Ed. – 1980
This is a bibliography of social sciences in forestry which includes the topics of social science applied to forestry at large, forestry's productive agents, forest production manufacturing, and marketing, trade, and demand for forest output. Each entry is described briefly and listed alphabetically by author. Sources include many professional…
Descriptors: Administration, Agriculture, Conservation (Environment), Forestry
McKee, Amy, Comp. – 1976
Contained in this publication is a selected bibliography of the social sciences in forestry. Material is grouped within a subject matter classification scheme which covers social sciences applied to forestry at large, forestry's productive agents, forest production, manufacturing, and marketing, trade, and demand for forest output. This…
Descriptors: Administration, Agriculture, Annotated Bibliographies, Bibliographies
Schwab, Judith L., Ed. – Social Sciences in Forestry, 1982
Documents which address the interface between forestry and the social sciences comprise this annotated bibliography. A subject-matter classification scheme is used to group publications by subheadings under five major heading: (1) social science applied to forestry at large; (2) applied to forestry's productive agents; (3) applied to forest…
Descriptors: Business, Economic Factors, Economics, Forestry
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Gillham, Virginia – Government Publications Review, 1991
Lists and annotates 130 publications from the federal government of Canada and from the various Canadian provinces. Major topics include environmental concerns, particularly ecologically responsible forestry, global warming, and waste disposal/recycling; education at all levels, including bilingual concerns; and the Belanger-Campeau report, which…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Bilingual Education, Federal Government, Foreign Countries
Department of External Affairs, Ottawa (Ontario). – 1982
This booklet, one of a series featuring the Canadian provinces, presents a brief overview of New Brunswick and is suitable for teacher reference or student reading. Separate sections discuss cities and population, geography, history, politics, economy, manufacturing, forestry, agriculture, fisheries, mining, electricity, transportation, government…
Descriptors: Agricultural Production, Area Studies, Cultural Background, Demography
Department of External Affairs, Ottawa (Ontario). – 1980
This booklet, one of a series featuring the Canadian provinces, presents a brief overview of Manitoba and is suitable for teacher reference or student reading. Separate sections discuss agriculture, mining, energy, transportation and communication, fishing, forestry, fur trapping, health and social services, education, and political life. Specific…
Descriptors: Agricultural Production, Area Studies, Communications, Cultural Background
Schwab, Judith L., Ed. – Social Sciences in Forestry, 1983
Provided in this document is a bibliography of selected materials addressing the interface between forestry and the social sciences. Materials are primarily from United States and foreign professional journals and publication lists of United States Forest Service extension stations. A subject-matter classification scheme, in outline format, is…
Descriptors: Business, Conservation (Environment), Economics, Forestry
Department of External Affairs, Ottawa (Ontario). – 1980
This booklet, one of a series featuring the Canadian provinces, presents a brief overview of Saskatchewan and is suitable for teacher reference or student reading. Separate sections discuss history, economy, oil, uranium, potash, coal, minerals and metals, agriculture, forestry, tourism and recreation, arts and culture, and people. Specific topics…
Descriptors: Agricultural Production, Area Studies, Cultural Background, Economic Development
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