Saturday, 30 August 2014


Research Reports: Wilderness Education
These studies primarily look at various aspects of student outcomes and programming effects in wilderness education.

Effects of Wilderness Expeditions on Creative Problem Solving Skills (2014) 352
Fostering Experiential Self-Regulation Through Outdoor Adventure Education (2013) 476
Learning Styles on Adventure Courses (2010) 784
Backcountry Nutrition (2013) 807
Wilderness-Based Semester Learning (2012) 776
Peer Effects on Noncognitive Ability (2008) 797
Physiological Adaptations in Extended Technical Mountaineering (1985) 869
Nurturing The Heart And Soul Of Education: (Secular) Spirituality (2008) 1407
Instructor Influence of Student Learning at NOLS (2009) 1714
Awakening Place Awareness During A 30-day Wilderness Leadership Program (2008) 1451
Stove Efficiency Experiment: VIDEO (2009) 3411
Does participation on a NOLS course increase responsible environmental behavior? (1995) 1482
Do increases in self-efficacy on NOLS courses persist after one year? (1998) 1489
What characteristics influence NOLS course participants' perception of achievement? (2007) 1349
Does supporting student autonomy on NOLS courses help achieve educational objectives? (2007) 1385
Using retrospective pretests for assessing student growth (2007) 1460
How do students on NOLS courses learn? (2008) 1802
Which NOLS learning objectives transfer to participants lives and how long do they last? (2008) 3307
Do NOLS courses influence participants' perception of their achievement? (2008) 1606
NOLS & Univ. of Utah Research: Transfer of Learning Survey (2008) 2172
NOLS & Univ. of Utah Research: Long-term Impacts of Wilderness Education (2008) 4644
Perspectives on the Integration of Wilderness Research and Education (1994) 1617
Factors Influencing Leadership Development in Wilderness Education (1994) 2045
A National Study of Outdoor Wilderness Experience (1998) 2792
NOLS Research Program 1999 Annual Report and Completed Papers (1999) 1620
Organizational Collaboration in Outdoor Adventure Education (2007) 1624
Student Learning in Outdoor Education: A Case Study From NOLS (2008) 2086
Exploring Participant Development Through Adventure-Based Programming: A Model from NOLS (2007) 2015
Addressing Response-shift Bias: Retrospective Pretests in Recreation Research and Evaluation (2007) 1634
A Means-End Investigation of Outcomes Associated with Outward Bound and NOLS Programs (2007) 1774
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