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Mountain Bike Use On The Tahoe Rim Trail: An Analysis Of Management Practices In Restricted Use Areas, Christopher M. Binder 2017 Utah State University

Mountain Bike Use On The Tahoe Rim Trail: An Analysis Of Management Practices In Restricted Use Areas, Christopher M. Binder

All Graduate Plan B and other Reports

This project presents research into the historic and contemporary use of mountain bikes in restricted use areas on the Tahoe Rim Trail and examines management approaches to increase compliance with existing regulations and advisories. Data from geomagnetic trail counters is utilized to gain insight into where and when such use occurs, while archival and contemporary sources of information are consulted to establish the context of mountain bike use on the trail. The project concludes with specific, actionable recommendations for trail managers, with information regarding likely outcomes and costs included in the analysis.


Usage Of Green Spaces At The University Of Cape Coast By Non-African Foreign Students, Yaw Asamoah, Ishmael Mensah, Osman Adams, Paul Baidoo, Akosua B. Ameyaw-Akumfi, Collins Adjei Mensah Dr. 2017 University of Cape Coast

Usage Of Green Spaces At The University Of Cape Coast By Non-African Foreign Students, Yaw Asamoah, Ishmael Mensah, Osman Adams, Paul Baidoo, Akosua B. Ameyaw-Akumfi, Collins Adjei Mensah Dr.

Journal of Global Initiatives: Policy, Pedagogy, Perspective

Universities all over the world have green spaces (GS) as an integral part of their campuses because of the significant benefits derived from them. Aside enhancing the image of universities, GS influence the academic performance of students by reducing stress. This paper examines the preferences and uses of green spaces on UCC campus by Non-African foreign students (NAFS). Data was collected through in-depth interviews, observations and by the use of Arc-GIS 10.1 software. Sixteen NAFS were interviewed during the second semester of the 2013/2014 academic year. It was found out that the usage of GS was influenced by ...


Physical Fences And Social Boundaries: The Human Implications Of Privatizing Nature In Patagonia Park, Elizabeth Sizer 2017 Ohio Wesleyan University

Physical Fences And Social Boundaries: The Human Implications Of Privatizing Nature In Patagonia Park, Elizabeth Sizer

Student Symposium

Patagonia Park has undergone a huge shift in the last decade. Monetary investments made by American entrepreneurs, Doug and Kris Tompkins, have transformed the property from the fenced-in cattle ranch that stood for over a century into an international ecotourism destination with remarkable and inspiring landscapes. In January 2017, I traveled to Patagonia Park to explore my curiosity about this transformation and to learn more about the park's purpose and its impact on the local communities. Although its founders and followers forged the park’s vision with good intentions, my research suggests that there are clear social implications related ...


Mapping Community Space And Place In Mto Wa Mbu, Tanzania Through Surveys And Gis, Jessica Craigg 2017 Georgia College and State University

Mapping Community Space And Place In Mto Wa Mbu, Tanzania Through Surveys And Gis, Jessica Craigg

Georgia College Student Research Events

Cities throughout the African continent have been developing at an unprecedented pace, many of them due to the influence of the tourism industry. This is particularly true in Tanzania, a country famous for its national parks and their draw to tourists who help provide money for development. However, the only way to get the whole story on how to spend this money is through the experiences and needs of the people themselves. This study focuses on a small town in northeastern Tanzania, Mto wa Mbu, situated near Lake Manyara National Park, and its people’s perceptions of the park and ...


Leadership Development Program, 2017 University of North Georgia

Leadership Development Program

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Invitation To Attend The 2017 Triennial International Convention In Kansas City, Mo, 2017 University of North Georgia

Invitation To Attend The 2017 Triennial International Convention In Kansas City, Mo

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Policy Point – Counterpoint: Is Democracy The Best Form Of Governance? Aristotelian Vs. Platonic Thought, Daniel Skidmore-Hess, Jasmine Ellison, Chase Sherrod 2017 University of North Georgia

Policy Point – Counterpoint: Is Democracy The Best Form Of Governance? Aristotelian Vs. Platonic Thought, Daniel Skidmore-Hess, Jasmine Ellison, Chase Sherrod

International Social Science Review

In this policy point – counterpoint piece, the merits of the Aristotelian and Platonic styles of governance are debated, with analysis extended to offer insight into the 2016 American election.


Book Review: Genetics, Crime And Justice By Debra Wilson, Midhat Farzeen 2017 Health Services Academy, Pakistan

Book Review: Genetics, Crime And Justice By Debra Wilson, Midhat Farzeen

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Velvet Revolutions: An Oral History Of Czech Society By Miroslav Vaněk & Pavel Mücke, Benjamin Sorensen 2017 Cape Fear Community College

Book Review: Velvet Revolutions: An Oral History Of Czech Society By Miroslav Vaněk & Pavel Mücke, Benjamin Sorensen

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Colonisation: A Comparative Study Of India And Korea By Vyjayanti Raghavan & R. Mahalakshmi, Jayanta Krishna Sarmah 2017 Gauhati University

Book Review: Colonisation: A Comparative Study Of India And Korea By Vyjayanti Raghavan & R. Mahalakshmi, Jayanta Krishna Sarmah

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Making Ubumwe: Power, State And Camps In Rwanda’S Unity-Building Project By Andrea Purdeková, Okori Uneke 2017 Winston-Salem State University

Book Review: Making Ubumwe: Power, State And Camps In Rwanda’S Unity-Building Project By Andrea Purdeková, Okori Uneke

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Why America Misunderstands The World: National Experience And The Roots Of Misperception By Paul R. Pillar, Misty Luminais 2017 Case Western Reserve University

Book Review: Why America Misunderstands The World: National Experience And The Roots Of Misperception By Paul R. Pillar, Misty Luminais

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Military Ethics: What Everyone Needs To Know By George Lucas, Christopher Booth 2017 United States Coast Guard

Book Review: Military Ethics: What Everyone Needs To Know By George Lucas, Christopher Booth

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Harmful And Undesirable: Book Censorship In Nazi Germany By Guenter Lewy, Stuart Bailey 2017 University of Arkansas

Book Review: Harmful And Undesirable: Book Censorship In Nazi Germany By Guenter Lewy, Stuart Bailey

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Putting Sustainability Into Practice: Applications And Advances In Research On Sustainable Consumption By Emily Huddart Kennedy, Maurice J. Cohen, & Naomi T. Krogman, Michael Hirsch 2017 Huston-Tillotson University

Book Review: Putting Sustainability Into Practice: Applications And Advances In Research On Sustainable Consumption By Emily Huddart Kennedy, Maurice J. Cohen, & Naomi T. Krogman, Michael Hirsch

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Coming Of Age: Constructing And Controlling Youth In Munich, 1942-1973 By Martin Kalb, J. Laurence Hare 2017 University of Arkansas

Book Review: Coming Of Age: Constructing And Controlling Youth In Munich, 1942-1973 By Martin Kalb, J. Laurence Hare

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Innovation And Culture In Public Services: The Case Of Independent Living By Steven Demello & Peder Inge Furseth, Tina A. Quartaroli 2017 Future Age Consulting Inc

Book Review: Innovation And Culture In Public Services: The Case Of Independent Living By Steven Demello & Peder Inge Furseth, Tina A. Quartaroli

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Governing Social Risks In Post-Crisis Europe By Colin Crouch, Niall Michelsen 2017 Western Carolina University

Book Review: Governing Social Risks In Post-Crisis Europe By Colin Crouch, Niall Michelsen

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Gender, Education And Employment: An International Comparison Of School-To-Work Transitions By Hans-Peter Blossfeld, Jan Skopek, Moris Triventi, & Sandra Buchholz, Jaya Soni 2017 Huston-Tillotson University

Book Review: Gender, Education And Employment: An International Comparison Of School-To-Work Transitions By Hans-Peter Blossfeld, Jan Skopek, Moris Triventi, & Sandra Buchholz, Jaya Soni

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Our Common Denominator: Human Universals Revisited By Christopher Antweiler, Linda Quest 2017 Pace University

Book Review: Our Common Denominator: Human Universals Revisited By Christopher Antweiler, Linda Quest

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


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