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The Ecotourist Question

Barbara K. Jones

in Wild Capital: Nature's Economic and Ecological Wealth

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781683401049
eISBN:
9781683401728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401049.003.0003
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

The ecosystem services model as a valuation tool for cultural capital relies on human well-being as the metric for assigning nature a value that makes sense in a world full of competing choices. If ... More


The New Mexico Parks: Rooted in Place

Sonya Salamon and Katherine MacTavish

in Singlewide: Chasing the American Dream in a Rural Trailer Park

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501713217
eISBN:
9781501709685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501713217.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter considers trailer park life among families in rural New Mexico where a marginal economy makes trailer park residence and economic necessity for many. Long family histories, deep ... More


The Sources and Manuscript Evolution of the Glossa Ordinaria on Genesis 22

Devorah Schoenfeld

in Isaac On Jewish and Christian Altars: Polemic and Exegesis in Rashi and the Glossa Ordinaria

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780823243495
eISBN:
9780823243532
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823243495.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

The Glossa Ordinaria, like Rashi’s commentary, truncates, paraphrases, and rearranges it sources to give the impression of unified authorship. Because many early and late manuscripts of the Gloss ... More


Would People Work?

Malcolm Torry

in Money for everyone: Why we need a citizen's income

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447311249
eISBN:
9781447311287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447311249.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter asks whether people would be more or less likely to seek employment if they received a Citizen's Income. Given that it is often the administrative complexity that benefits claimants ... More


The concept of integrity in relation to failing and marginal students

Cherie Appleton and Carole Adamson

in Practice placement in social work: Innovative approaches for effective teaching and learning

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781447318606
eISBN:
9781447318620
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447318606.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

This chapter considers the issue of how social work programmes can best support students deemed marginal or identified as at risk of failing. Integrity is defined using three Maori words meaning ‘to ... More


. Biota of the Pontchartrain Basin

Robert W. Hastings

in The Lakes of Pontchartrain: Their History and Environments

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604732719
eISBN:
9781604734706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604732719.003.0017
Subject:
History, Environmental History

This chapter describes the major geomorphic regions and ecological communities in Lake Pontchartrain. Three major geomorphic regions are: the Marginal Deltaic Basin, which includes Lakes ... More


Conclusion

Tsolin Nalbantian

in Armenians Beyond Diaspora: Making Lebanon their Own

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781474458566
eISBN:
9781474480703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474458566.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The conclusion returns to the need to reexamine the history of Lebanon and its Armenian population. To understand Lebanon in the years following independence one must engage deeply with their ... More


Marginal Separation Theory

Anatoly I. Ruban

in Fluid Dynamics: Part 3 Boundary Layers

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780199681754
eISBN:
9780191761621
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199681754.003.0006
Subject:
Physics, Soft Matter / Biological Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Chapter 5 discusses the ‘short separation bubble’ that forms at the leading edge of an aerofoil when the angle of attack reaches a certain value. It then suggests that the process of the formation of ... More


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