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Healthy Environment, Healthy Economy, Healthy Humans: Planning for Toronto's Waterfront Revitalization Throughout the 20th and 21st Century
This paper focuses on the revitalization process of the Toronto Port Lands. The paper moves through the historical transitions of the Toronto Port Lands, looking at three eras of plans, which have helped to shape the Toronto ...
Making Contact: A Neuro Eco Ed Art Inquiry Into Collective Healing Using The Culture Of Bees As A Lens To Look At Home
In this paper, I discussed 'making contact' as a way of connecting and transforming the perception of our individual and collective sense of 'place'. The premise was that, given the severity of climate change, and the ...
Addressing Community Development through Sustainable Mining Practices: The case of Abosso Goldfields (Damang) in Ghana.
The performance of the gold mining industry globally is in no doubt. However, the industry's susceptibility to the frequent rise and fall in the price of gold, coupled with the various negative impacts it generates in ...
Residual Chemical Toxicity In Used Steel Drum Containers: Health Impacts On Steelpan Builders
Residual Chemical Toxicity in Used Steel Drum Containers: Health Impacts on Steelpan Builders is a study from an insider's perspective about residual toxic chemicals in the traditional steelpan musical instrument building. ...
The Politics Of Tek In Oil And Gas: Knowledge (re)constructions And Assimilation
Indigenous Knowledge, now known by some as Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK), has informed Indigenous ways of life since time immemorial. Relatively recently, it has become of interest to dominant, settler society in ...
Re/making the 'Meeting Place' - Transforming Toronto's Public Spaces Through Creative Placemaking, Indigenous Story And Planning
The theme of Toronto as a middle ground has been often referenced by historians and archaeologists alike: "geographically a meeting point between Canada's vast natural resource wilderness, such Atlantic Ocean seaports as ...