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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Water availability influences arthropod water demand, hydration and community composition on urban trees

Kevin E McCluney, Thomas George and Steven D Frank.

in Journal of Urban Ecology

P ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Ecology and Conservation; Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science); Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Social Science). 4089 words.

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The drive for animals to regulate their water content can have significant consequences for food webs in xeric ecosystems. But the importance of...

Ecotourism

Giles Jackson and Megan Epler Wood.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

Article. Subjects: Environmentalist Thought and Ideology (Environmental Science); Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science). 445 words.

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Interface Urban Forest Management in an Urbanizing Landscape

Maria A. Cunha-e-Sá and Sofia F. Franco.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

Article. Subjects: Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science); Environmental Economics. 430 words.

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National Parks in Developed Countries

Leslie Richardson and Bruce Peacock.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online April 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science); Environmental Economics. 15930 words.

Economics plays an important role not only in the management of national parks in developed countries, but also in demonstrating the contribution of these areas to societal well-being. The...

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Sea Level Rise and Coastal Management

James B. London.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online April 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science); Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science); Sustainability. 7118 words.

Coastal zone management (CZM) has evolved since the enactment of the U.S. Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, which was the first comprehensive program of its type. The newer iteration of...

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Ecosystem Services

Leon C. Braat.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Environmentalist Thought and Ideology (Environmental Science); Politics; Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science); Sustainability. 15492 words.

The concept of ecosystem services considers the usefulness of nature for human society. The economic importance of nature was described and analyzed in the 18th century, but the term ecosys...

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The Intertribal Drum of Radio: The Indians for Indians Hour and Native American Media, 1941–1951

Josh Garrett-Davis.

in The Western Historical Quarterly

July 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Canadian History; US History (Immigration and Ethnicity); Western US History; Social and Cultural Anthropology; Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science). 11104 words.

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The Indians for Indians Hour, a Native Oklahoma radio show founded by Don Whistler (Sac and Fox) in 1941 and continuing to the present day, was from...

Beyond School Walls: Indigenous Mobility at Sherman Institute

Kevin Whalen.

in The Western Historical Quarterly

July 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Canadian History; US History (Immigration and Ethnicity); Western US History; Social and Cultural Anthropology; Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science). 10834 words.

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This article examines the centrality of mobility within student experiences at Sherman Institute, a federal Indian boarding school in Riverside,...