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‘A more excellent way’: Developing coalitions and consensus through informal networking

Alison Gilchrist.

in Community Development Journal

April 1998; p ublished online April 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 0 words.

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Aboriginal Issues in Perspective: Native Title Rights and Self-determination

Peter Yu.

in Community Development Journal

April 1996; p ublished online April 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 0 words.

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Accelerating the Digitization of Biodiversity Research Specimens through Online Public Participation

Elizabeth R. Ellwood, Betty A. Dunckel, Paul Flemons, Robert Guralnick, Gil Nelson, Greg Newman, Sarah Newman, Deborah Paul, Greg Riccardi, Nelson Rios, Katja C. Seltmann and Austin R. Mast.

in BioScience

April 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Biological Sciences; Environment. 9387 words.

A goal of the biodiversity research community is to digitize the majority of the one billion specimens in US collections by 2020. Meeting this ambitious goal requires increased...

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The Accidental Capitalist: A People's Story of the New China

Kaxton Siu.

in Community Development Journal

April 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 939 words.

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Achieving broader benefits from Indigenous land use agreements: community development in Central Australia

Danielle Campbell and Janet Eileen Hunt.

in Community Development Journal

April 2013; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 5696 words.

Research on a range of agreements between Indigenous people and extractive industries suggests that equitable benefits from such activity on Indigenous land are rare. In Central Australia,...

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Achieving Broader Impacts in the National Science Foundation, Division of Environmental Biology

Sean M. Watts, Melissa D. George and Douglas J. Levey.

in BioScience

April 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Biological Sciences; Environment. 7450 words.

Since 1997, the National Science Foundation's (NSF) efforts to promote the Broader Impacts Criterion (BIC) have yielded mixed results. Here, we evaluate proposals to the Division of...

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Achieving sustainable livelihoods – a case study of a Mexican rural community

Nina Perez.

in Community Development Journal

April 2002; p ublished online April 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 0 words.

The case study of a Mexican rural community is used to analyse the concept of ‘sustainable livelihoods’. San Felipe is a small semi‐arid community that has been the beneficiary of a...

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Acid Deposition

Eve-Lyn S. Hinckley.

in Environmental Science

P ublished online October 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Environment; Environmental Science, Engineering, and Technology; Environmental Science. 9328 words.

Acid deposition is one of the major environmental problems of the modern world. This broad term refers to a mix of wet and dry material containing high amounts of primarily nitrogen (N) and...

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Acid Deposition

Eve-Lyn S. Hinckley.

in Environmental Science

P ublished online October 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Environment; Environmental Science, Engineering, and Technology; Environmental Science. 9328 words.

Acid deposition is one of the major environmental problems of the modern world. This broad term refers to a mix of wet and dry material containing high amounts of primarily nitrogen (N) and...

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action research

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Environmental Science.

Learning by doing. A particular type of applied research that often involves researchers and practitioners working closely together, in which a group of people identifies a problem, does...

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