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Expert NameMr Won Sop Shin
DivisionDept. of Forestry
InstitutionChungbuk National University
CountryRepublic of Korea
Telephone82 431 261 2536
Work ExperienceDr Shin has been involved in plenty of research projects since 1988 when he was Ph.D. candidate at the Univ. of Toronto. Followings are some of them *Benefit-Based Management Model for Forest Recreation Resources' funded by Korean Min. of Education Mental Health Benefits from Forest Program' funded by Kor. Min. of Education The Influence of Forest Experience on Depression' Funded by Kor. Min. of Sci. & Tech. Developing Socio-Psychological Evaluation Model' funded by kor. Min. of Education Visiting research on urban forestry program at Finnish Forest Research Institute Developing Forest Interpretation Program' funded by Kor. Forestry Administration Evaluation of Forest Function funded by Kor. Forestry Administration Planning of Green Kwachon City funded by Kwachon City Citizen Involving forest management program funded by Seoul city Planning of Uam-san Natural Park funded by cheongju city wilderness and self-Actualization funded by Ontario Prov.,
QualificationsPh.D., Forestry, University of Toronto, 1992
Number of Publications50
AwardsEnlisted in the Marquis "who's Who in the World" years of 98, 99, 2000 Enlisted in the IBC's "Outstanding People in 20 Centry"
Other ActivitiesAssociated Editor, International Journal of Wilderness, U.S.A. (1996-present) Affiliative assistant professor, Wilderness Research Center, Univ. of Idaho (1997) Vice/President, Korean Society for plants, People and Environment (1998-Present) Editorial Member, korean Journal of Forestry Society (1997-Present) Editor-in-Chief, Journal of korean Forest Recreation (1999-Present)
PublicationsW.S. Shin, 2000, The Influence of Wilderness Experience on Self-Actualization Leisure, Tourism and Environment, LSA Publ. 50:133-142 W.S. Shin, in press, Benefit-Based Management Mode. Korean Journal of Forestry Society W.S. Shin and R. Jaakson, 1997, Wilderness Quality and Visitors' Wilderness Attitudes:Management Implication. Environmental Management 21(2) : 225-232 W.S. Shin. 1993. Self-Actualization and Wilderness Attitudes: A Replication. Journal of Social Behavior and Personality 8(2) : 241-256 R. Jaakson and W.S. Shin 1993. Purism and Wilderness Campers. The Journal of Social Psychology (133(4): 489-493
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