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Author: Linda E. Kruger
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: management, proceedings, research, recreation, concepts, place, understanding
Number of Pages: 216
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437928331
ISBN-13: 9781437928334

In 2004 a group of scientists met to clarify their understanding of place-related concepts, approaches to the study of people-place relations, and the application of that understanding in recreation mgmt. for the purpose of integrating perspectives from different disciplines, discussing approaches to understanding and measuring sense of place, and other questions around the study and application of place-related concepts. Topics that generated the most discussion included how social processes influence place meanings, how place meanings are shared and negotiated within social groups, and when

Author: Eve Picker
Keywords: place
Number of Pages: 138
Published: 2012-07-02
ISBN-10: 1105916413
ISBN-13: 9781105916410

Blighted neighborhoods struggle to reinvent themselves, often with expensive physical investment. The 6% Place experiment has taken a divergent path. Instead of just focusing on physical infrastructure, it looks carefully at how people, not just buildings, can drive change. Studies have shown that creative workers and industries cluster together in the center of metropolitan areas. These studies have also shown that a worker population consisting of just 6% of creative workers can tip the balance towards a neighborhood that is thriving. cityLAB is experimenting with this one simple assumption

Author: Byron Jorjorian
Publisher: Twin Lights Pub
Keywords: portrait, photographic, georgia, atlanta
Number of Pages: 140
Published: 2005-09-30
ISBN-10: 1885435584
ISBN-13: 9781885435583

If you set out to find a place with a warmly temperate climate, a place with attitude, water views, natural beauty, metropolitan amenities, cozy neighborthoods and high culture-all within a two hour flight of 80% of the nation's population-that place would be Atlanta. Byron Jorjorian examines a cross section of Atlanta's landmarks, trademarks, and hidden delights using aerials, abstracts, closeups, and his internationally acclaimed eye for the natural environment. His beautiful photographs encapsulate the essence of Georgia's dynamic capital city today.

Author: Jennifer O. Farnum
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: four, western, forests, applications, innovations, based, planning, pbp, place
Number of Pages: 51
Published: 2011-04-01
ISBN-10: 1437981755
ISBN-13: 9781437981759

PBP is an emergent method of public lands planning that aims to redefine the scale at which planning occurs, using place meanings and place values to guide planning processes. There exist few published accounts of PBP approaches. To provide such examples, this compilation outlines the historical background, planning rationale, and public involvement processes from four National Forest (NF) System areas: The Beaverhead-Deerlodge NF in Montana; the Willamette NF in Oregon; the Chugach NF in Alaska; and the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre, and Gunnison NF in Colorado. These examples include assessments o

Author: New York Media, LLC
Publisher: New York Media, LLC
Keywords: magazine, york, new
Number of Pages: 104
Published: 1995-07-10
eBookDB-ID: 00287369

New York magazine was born in 1968 after a run as an insert of the New York Herald Tribune and quickly made a place for itself as the trusted resource for readers across the country. With award-winning writing and photography covering everything from politics and food to theater and fashion, the magazine's consistent mission has been to reflect back to its audience the energy and excitement of the city itself, while celebrating New York as both a place and an idea.

Author: John T. Dunlop
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: worker, management, relations, future, commission, finding, report, fact
Number of Pages: 178
Published: 1994-12
ISBN-10: 0788114913
ISBN-13: 9780788114915

Investigated the current state of worker-management relations in the U.S. Responds to: (1) what new methods or institutions should be encouraged to enhance work-place productivity through labor-management cooperation and employee participation?, (2) what changes should be made in the present legal framework and practices of collective bargaining?, and (3) what should be done to increase the extent to which work-place problems are directly resolved by by the parties themselves? Illustrated.

Author: H. C. Brookfield
Publisher: United Nations University Press
Keywords: borneo, eastern, malay, peninsula, transformation, economic, forest, environmental, socio, place
Number of Pages: 328
Published: 1995
ISBN-10: 9280808931
ISBN-13: 9789280808933

This book describes the modern transformation of Borneo and the eastern side of the Malay Peninsula, an area considered to be "environmentally critical" because of the massive deforestation that has taken place there since the 1960s. The conclusions indicate that great dangers arise from national policies that continue to treat this region as a "resource frontier" despite its growing resource scarcity.
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