Introduction [International handbook of outdoor studies]

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Humberstone, Barbara; Prince, Heather; Henderson, Karla A.;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Subject: Z80 | Z61 | Z41 | Z68 | Z48
    acm: ComputingMilieux_PERSONALCOMPUTING

This international compilation brings together current leading scholars in outdoor studies from a variety of disciplines to bring to readers principal ideas and leading-edge developments. We also draw together the strands of outdoor studies into one volume, making the i... View more
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