Research Papers

Database of papers

Bustamante, K., (2008). Exploring the Link Between Wilderness, Belonging and Residential Summer Camp Use among Canadian Immigrants

Campbell, C. E., (2010). Tracing Environmental Awareness at a Boy’s Camp

Case, Emily. (2012). Specialized Summer Camp for Children and Adolescents with Learning Disabilities: A Naturalistic Context for Enhancing Social Competence, Friendship, and Self-Concept.

Crombie, G., Walsh, J. P. & Trinneer, A., (2003). Positive Effects of Science and Tecnology Summer Camps

Fichman, L., Koestner, R., & Zuroff, D.C., (1996). Dependency and Distress at Summer Camp

Fine, S.M. (2005). Contextual Learning within the Residential Outdoor Experience: A Case Study of a Summer Camp Community in Ontario

Fine, S. M. & Tuvshin, T., (2009). Cosmopolitan Citizenship through the Residential Camp Experience

Franz-Odendall, Tamara et al., (2014) Career Choices and Influencers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math: An Analysis of the Maritime Provinces

Gaucher, Joel. (2012). Facteurs d’attraction et de rétention des animateurs de camp de jour au Québec

Gaucher, Joel. (2012). Attraction and Retention of Day Camp Counselors – English Translation.

Glover, T. et al., (2011) Canadian Summer Camp Research Project

Glover, T. et al., (2013): CSCRP Phase 3: Parent Perception of Changes in Children after Returning Home from Camp

Goldlust, Walton, Stanley, et al., (2009). Injury patterns at US and Canadian overnight summer camps

Goodwin, Donna, L, et al. (2011). Connecting Through Summer Camp: Youth with Visual Impairments Find a Sense of Community.

Goodwin, D. L. & Staples, K., (2005). The Meaning of Summer Camp Experiences to Youths with Disabilities

Hutchison, P., Mecke, T. & Sharpe, E., (2008). Partners in Inclusion at a Residential Summer Camp, A Case Study

Martiniuk, A. L. C., (2003). Camping Programs for Children with Cancer and their Families

Michalski, J.H., Mishna, F., Worthingston, C., & Cummings, R., (2003). A Multi-Method Impact Evaluation of a Therapeutic Summer Camp Program

Parker, Mitchell S., (1998). Mainstreaming Developmentally Disabled Teens at Residential Summer Camp

Tim Horton’s Children’s Foundation. (2012). Report on Impact of Camp Experience.

Ungar, Michael. (2012). Camps Help Make Children Resilient

Wall, Sharon, Y. (2008). Making Modern Childhood, the Natural Way: Psychology, Mental Hygiene, and Progressive Education at Ontario Summer Camps, 1920–1955.

Wall, S., (2005). Totem Poles, Teepees, and Token Traditions: ‘Playing Indian’ at Ontario Summer Camps, 1920-1955

Watson, G.P.L., (2004). Place as Educator, Concepts of Nature: Children, Summer Camp and Environmental Education

Watson, Gavin, P. L. (2006). Wild Becomings: How the Everyday Experience of Common Wild Animals at Summer Camp Acts as an Entrance to the More-than-Human World.