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Researcher: Lucas, D (Mr Damian Lucas)

Fields of Research

Applied sociology, program evaluation and social impact assessment
Social geography
Natural resource management

Research Objectives

Environmental education and awareness
Other culture and society
Expanding knowledge in human society
Evaluation, allocation, and impacts of land use

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'Committing to Place' and evaluating the 'higher purpose': Increasing participation in natural resource management through communication technologies in Museum settings; Conference Proceedings 3rd EU Regionet thematic network workshop on Evaluation of Regional Sustainable Development
'Committing to Place' and evaluating the higher purpose: Increasing engagement in natural resource management through communication technologies in museum settings; Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy and Management
'Committing to Place' at the Local Scale: the potential of youth education programs for promoting community participation in regional natural resource management; Australian Geographer
'Committing to Place': A case study of an uncommon partnership to increase participation in natural resource management through communication technologies in museum settings; 1st Australian Farming Systems Conference 2003
Applied Natures: Linking Cultural Studies of Nature and Environment to Policy and Practice; Applied Natures Workshop
Basin Bytes: Museums, Photovoice and Natural Resource Management; Conference Proceedings of the Museums Australia National Conference 2004: Imagining a Sustainable Future
Building capacity for community engagement in museums and NRM agencies
Committing to Place: museum outreach as NRM extension; APEN International Conference (Australasia Pacific Extension Network)
Murray-Darling Basin TalkBack Classroom Evaluation Report
Museum Outreach Programs to Promote Community Engagement in Local Environmental Issues; The Australian Journal of Public Administration
Museums have a role in promoting discussions about landscapes; 2004 Annual Meeting of the Agri-Food Research Network Agri-Food XI
Riverhealth Evaluation Report
Vernacular heritage and evolving environmental policy in Australia: Lessons from the Muray-Darling Outreach Project; Geoforum

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision