Recent Submissions

  • What is sense of place? 

    Contributor:Cross, Jennifer E.
    As noted in the call for this year’s papers, "Sense of place has become a buzzword used to justify everything from a warm fuzzy appreciation of a natural landscape to the selling of homesites in urban sprawl. The truth is ...
  • Private property rights versus scenic views : a battle over place attachments 

    Contributor:Cross, Jennifer E.
    In the West, some of the most volatile political debates revolve around land-use issues. Much sociological research has focused on the relationship between length of residence and attitudes towards the environment, land-use ...
  • Organizational innovation for energy conservation : a case study of Poudre School District 

    Contributor:Lueck, Michelle A. M.; Byrne, Zinta S.; Cross, Jennifer E.
    Date Issued:2010-11-12
    Since 2000, Poudre School District has built seven green schools and steadily improved the energy performance of all existing school buildings. The Operations Services department has received over 30 awards from local, ...