Perspectives on Quaternary outreach and aspirations for the future
  • 【摘要】

    Outreach arising from the study of the British Quaternary offers many benefits for society, especially because of its relevance for understanding contemporary environmental issues and environmental ch... 展开>>Outreach arising from the study of the British Quaternary offers many benefits for society, especially because of its relevance for understanding contemporary environmental issues and environmental change. Outreach is also important for the long-term health of the academic discipline and research agenda. Through engaging with the formal education system, institutions, policy makers, planners and with the public at large, Quaternary specialists can do much to advance interest in and appreciation of the British landscape and its Quaternary record. This opinion and review article considers the importance and benefits of outreach in its many forms, makes the case for practitioners to continue and increase their involvement, offers examples of good practice, and sets out aspirations for the future. 收起<<

  • 【作者】

    Anderson, DE  Brown, EJ 

  • 【刊期】

    Proceedings of the Geologists' Association SCI 2010年4期

  • 【语种】

    eng