In the August 2014 issue of the International Journal of Wilderness, we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act! Alan Watson & Ken Cordell propose a great way to keep science & stewardship working together for another 50 years; Vance Martin & Melanie Hill give us the details about WILD10, the 10th World Wilderness Congress; David Cole gives us a historical perspective on wilderness science; and more!

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TABLE of CONTENTS

FEATURES

EDITORIAL PERSPECTIVES Take a Scientist to the Sauna! A Great Way to Keep Science and Stewardship Working Together for Another 50 Years BY ALAN E. WATSON and H. KEN CORDELL

SOUL OF THE WILDERNESS Make the World a Wilder Place: WILD10, the 10th World Wilderness Congress in Salamanca, Spain, 2013 BY VANCE G. MARTIN and MELANIE HILL

SCIENCE & RESEARCH
Wilderness Science: A Historical Perspective BY DAVID N. COLE

Wilderness Social Science: Responding to Change in Society, Policy and the Environment BY ALAN E. WATSON and H. KEN CORDELL

The Contribution of Natural Fire Management to Wilderness Fire Science BY CAROL MILLER

Valuing Values: A History of Wilderness Economics BY J.M. BOWKER, H. KEN CORDELL, and NEELAM C. POUDYAL

Perspectives from the Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute
The Wildland Research Institute BY STEVE CARVER, MARK FISHER, and ALISON PARFITT

INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVES
Fifty Years of Wilderness Science: An International Perspective BY STEVE CARVER, STEVE McCOOL, ZDENKA KRENOVA, MARK FISHER, and STEPHEN WOODLEY

WILDERNESS DIGEST
Announcements

Book Reviews

International Handbook on Ecotourism EDITED BY ROY BALLANTYNE and JAN PACKER; REVIEWED BY JOHN SHULTIS

Nature’s Saviours: Celebrity Conservationists in the Television Age BY GRAHAM HUGGAN; REVIEWED BY JOHN SHULTIS