• Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
permaculture forums growies critters building homesteading energy monies kitchen purity ungarbage community wilderness fiber arts art permaculture artisans regional education skip experiences global resources cider press projects digital market permies.com pie forums private forums all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
master stewards:
  • Anne Miller
  • jordan barton
  • Pearl Sutton
  • paul wheaton
  • Leigh Tate
  • Nicole Alderman
  • Steve Thorn
  • r ranson
master gardeners:
  • John F Dean
  • Carla Burke
  • Nancy Reading
  • Jay Angler
  • Mike Barkley
  • Liv Smith

research questions

Posts: 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

My name is Kelsey Wilson and I am a student at Renaissance College, a Leadership Studies program at the University of New Brunswick in Eastern Canada. I am doing a directed study on Permaculture as a social movement and the aspects of leadership that have been used in its spread around the globe. I would like to interview a number of practitioners and teachers of permaculture a few questions to gather data on this important social movement . I would be delighted if you or other personnel from your organisation, as leaders in this field, could be available for a short interview or take the time to answer the questions below.

I believe that this is a very interesting topic which has not been investigated very thoroughly and I am excited to see what I can find. If you are interested please let me know by email at u0e8c@unb.ca. You may either send me your answers to the questions I have included at the end of this email or we can arrange for a time for me to call.

Thank you very much for your time and I hope to hear from you soon.

Best Regards,

Kelsey Wilson

The questions are as follows:

-      How did you initially find out about the permaculture movement?

-      What inspired you to get involved in permaculture?

-      What makes permaculture unique as a social movement?

-      What types or examples of leadership have you witnessed in your experience with permaculture?

-      Why do you think the permaculture has spread so far and so quickly in such a short period of time (approx 40 years)?

-      In what way(s) could the permaculture movement further itself as a social movement?

-      What strategies do you use to promote permaculture?

-      In what way(s) could the permaculture movement more effectively make use of leadership skills?

-      Is there a need for leadership training within the permaculture movement?
I agree. Here's the link: http://richsoil.com/cards
    Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic