8 record(s) found for principle investigator "Wenzel, George" (multi-year projects are grouped):
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Inuit subsistence in the 1990's: Harvesting, land use and society at Clyde River
Principal Investigator: Wenzel, George W.
Licenced Year(s): 1994
Summary: The researchers are interested in understanding how subsistence hunting contributes to Inuit society in Clyde River. Data will be collected from selected households over the next 3 years on harvesting activities and land use. This information will be used to understand how subsistence and wage economy activities have developed into a mixed economy, and to determine future economic trends based on...


"Arctic Dreams": Tourism as a local economic development strategy in five Baffin Region communities
Principal Investigator: Wenzel, George W.
Licenced Year(s): 1993 1992 1991
Summary: This on-going research project has four components: (1) data will be collected on the economic and social impacts that the tourist industry has on Cape Dorset (similar to studies conducted in Pond Inlet, Pangnirtung, Clyde River and Lake Harbour); (2) brief survey work will be done in Resolute and Grise Fiord; (3) Clyde River will be re-visited to collect data to assess the impact of recent touris...


Arctic Tourism: A Study of its Impact Potential in Small Inuit Communities
Principal Investigator: Wenzel, George W.
Licenced Year(s): 1990
Summary: In co-operation with the communities of Clyde River and Pangnirtung a study will be carried out to gather data on Inuit experiences with tourism already ongoing in Pangnirtung for comparison with experiences of Inuit in Clyde River's developing program....


Inuit Harvesting, Money, and Mixed Economy: Economic Strategy and Adaptation in a Baffin Island Community
Principal Investigator: Wenzel, George W.
Licenced Year(s): 1988
Summary: Dr. Wenzel will be interviewing some hunters to collect harvest data and to learn about the costs of hunting. He also has some academic questions that he is investigating. These include: is there a better definition for the words "subsistence economy"; can you collect accurate harvest data if you only interview some hunters instead of all hunters; and, what are all the preparations and decision...


Licence #5005
Principal Investigator: Wenzel, George W.
Licenced Year(s): 1985
Summary: (1) Anthropologically define the various dimensional contexts in which ringed seal hunting contributes to the functioning of Inuit society. (2) Evaluate the effects of limiting or ideological grounding of the anti-sealing protest movement has done. (3) Analysis of Inuit responses to this situation....


Licence #4033
Principal Investigator: Wenzel, George W.
Licenced Year(s): 1984
Summary: (1) Anthropologically define the various dimensional contexts in which ringed seal hunting contributes to the functioning of Inuit society. (2) Evaluate the effects in the limiting or ideological grounding of the anti-sealing protest movement has done. (3) Analysis of Inuit responses to this conflict situation....


Licence #2591
Principal Investigator: Wenzel, George W.
Licenced Year(s): 1980
Summary: To conduct a study of family and family group relationships to determine their effect on such things as: a) Residential patterns. b) Local movement, land and resource use. c) Inter-group relations, within and outside the study area. The study will focus on the effects between the years 1920 and 1960....


Licence #2402
Principal Investigator: Wenzel, George W.
Licenced Year(s): 1978
Summary: To study the effect of a one-time sudden increase in spending on the native economy. To determine what the money was spent on and who derived benefit from it....


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