Adventure Education: Theory and Applications

Paperback
This book is aimed at undergraduate students in physical education, as well as outdoor recreation professionals. Compiled by Project Adventure, a worldwide training organisation and leading expert in adventure education, it provides strategies for adventure activities in a variety of recreational, educational, leisure and community settings. It explores the role of games, activities and initiatives in the practical application of outdoor adventure pursuits. The chapters include key concepts, summaries, student activities, additional readings and research. Methods and techniques can be utilised by instructors who work in a variety of organisations such as colleges and universities, schools, camps and outdoor recreation centres.