This issue of the IJW explores wilderness being used as “symbolic value”: Symbolism, Experience, and the Value of Wilderness (Herbert W. Shroeder) and Beyond the Symbolic Value of Wildness (Paul M. Keeling) look into the psychological view of the symbolic value of wilderness as well as exploring wilderness being described as a “symbolic value.” Other articles cover:

• Zambezi Wilderness

• The Importance of Archiving Baseline Wilderness Data

• Wilderness Rangers and Their Effects on Wilderness Character

• Third International Gathering of the Wilderness Guides Council

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TABLE of CONTENTS

FEATURES

EDITORIAL PERSPECTIVES Roads, Houses, and Wilderness BY H. KEN CORDELL

SOUL OF THE WILDERNESS On trail in the Wilderness BY CAROL BATRUS

STEWARDSHIP

Scaling-up the Minimum Requirements Analysis for Big Wilderness Issues BY DAVID N. COLE

SCIENCE and RESEARCH

Symbolism, Experience, and the Value of Wilderness BY HERBERT W. SCHROEDER

Beyond the Symbolic Value of Wildness BY PAUL M. KEELING

Evaluation of Campsite Impact Monitoring, From 1987 to 2004 in the Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex BY RANDY TANNER and GEORGE NICKAS

PERSPECTIVES FROM THE ALDO LEOPOLD WILDERNESS RESEARCH INSTITUTE The Importance of Archiving Baseline Wilderness Data BY DAVID N. COLE

EDUCATION and COMMUNICATION

Wilderness Rangers and Their Effects on Wilderness Character BY PAUL MARKOWSKI

Third International Gathering of the Wilderness Guides Council BY JOHN HENDEE and MARILYN HENDEE

INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVES

Zambezi Wilderness, Meeting the Challenges BY SALLY WYNN

WILDERNESS DIGEST

Announcements

Book Reviews
Bob Marshall in the Adirondacks: Writings of a Pioneering Peak-Bagger, Pond-Hopper and Wilderness Preservationist EDITED BY PHIL BROWN, REVIEWED BY CHAD DAWSON

A Manufactured Wilderness: Summer Camps and the Shaping of American Youth, 1890-1960 BY ABIGAIL A. VAN SLYCK, REVIEWED BY GREG FRIESE

Managing Protected Areas: A Global Guide EDITED BY MICHAEL LOCKWOOD, GRAEME L. WORBOYS, and ASHISH KOTHARI, REVIEWED BY CHAD DAWSON

Guidelines