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Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development
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Volume 17, Issue 4 - Dec 2010
Volume 17, Issue 3 - Sep 2010
Volume 17, Issue 2 - Jun 2010
Volume 17, Issue 1 - Mar 2010
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Case Study on the Effects of the Mentoring Program on Married Immigrant Women
Yang, Soon-Mi ; Kim, Seung-Hee ; Lee, Mi-Hwa ; Kim, Mi-Sook ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 17, issue 2, 2010, Pages 153~184
This study aims to investigate how the mentoring program affects married immigrant women and their mentors. The mentoring program as a man-to-man program was conducted in 2009 and provided married immigrant women with an agricultural education program. This study used a case study as a research method and collected data using interviews and observations. Participants were selected according to Patton's (2002) purposeful sampling strategies, and the results of data analysis were evaluated by the method of Evaluation Checklist. In order to increase the internal validity of the study, this study used both triangulation and peer examination. By including the diverse aspects of the mentoring program, this study shows that each case has special characteristics according to the situations of married immigrant women and their mentors. As a result, this qualitative research project provided the detailed picture of the mentoring program by specifically describing how married immigrant women had a relationship with their mentors.
The Improvement of Career Education in High School
Jung, Yeon-Soon ; Yu, Byeong-Min ; Jin, Sung-Mi ; Nam, Yeong-Ok ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 17, issue 2, 2010, Pages 185~212
Agricultural high schools has been changing themselves toward more effective education system to survive in rapidly changing society. Changes occur in new students, in objects of school, and in curriculum. The purpose of this study was to analyze the condition of career education in agriculture high school. Questionnaires were use to collect data from 894 agricultural high schools. Results of this study show that the career education in agriculture high school has many problems in its curriculum, its contents, and the public relation of educational materials. It is recommended that various materials and manuals for career education should be developed and implemented for effective career education in agricultural high school.
A Study on the Effect and Influencing Factor of Regional Balancing Development Policy in China
Yoon, Jun-Sang ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 17, issue 2, 2010, Pages 213~232
The regional development strategy of China is involved basically with national macro economical development policies. In general, the development process were The procedures of 'balancing development-unbalancing development- rebalancing development'. The first restructuring is a balancing development strategy represented as the three-district construction and the second restructuring is the unbalancing development strategy represented as the preferential development of the east area after reformation & development. The third regional development strategy making current progress is a new regional balancing development policy including the great development of the west district. The study grasped how much the regional balancing development policy contributed to bridge the gap among other areas with coefficient of variation to analyze changes of regional development related indexes among the areas before/after the regional balancing development policy which had been progressed after 1991 with harmonious development among areas as its goal was carried out. It was also analyzed that the Chinese government's goal of regional development policy was how well-suited to the Chinese reality through regression analysis, so far. However, the results obtained of the study were summarized in Table6, Table7 and Table8.
A Study on physical health, economical state and social relations of women elderly living alone in an island
Jang, Hee-Sun ; Kim, Yun-Jeong ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 17, issue 2, 2010, Pages 233~259
The purpose of this study is to find out about how are physical health, economical states and social relationships of women elderly living alone in an island. The measurement variables are subjective health status, satisfaction of life and a feeling of depression through Activities of Daily Life, social supports, social network and social relationship. First, the ADLs of the aged women living alone in the island are that can't do themselves 23.4%, and need to other's help on their walking 23.4%, bathing 6.5%, and going out 10.3%. Second, them answered that is very shortage or shortage with living expenses 46.8%. Average income in a month is under 200thousands won are account for 32% in a rural and 32.4% in an urban but the aged women living alone in an island are account for 35.1%. comparing with that they are living under the absolute poor with a small income less than 300thousands won. Third, social relationships of the aged women living alone in the island are living with an offspring in a same region 50.6%, a neighboring village 11.7%, and living with a relation in same region. At this study differs from other studies are about studying to be compared aged people between rural and urban area. This study is researched comprehensively about more fragility people.
A Study on Application of English Library to Improve for English Education Environment in Rural Area
Ham, Joung-Hyun ; Kim, Jong-Nam ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 17, issue 2, 2010, Pages 261~277
This study is undertaken to present the facilitation plan of English library that specialized the resource-based learning to provide learning that is suited for student's own learning style and self-leading learning as the method to learn contents required for individuals as a method for improving the English education environment in the rural areas. For this purpose, a study was conducted to find out the possibility of facilitating English library in the rural areas on the basis of consulting for structuring and operating English library in public libraries located in isolated areas clustered with low income class in the urban areas where the conditions are similar to the rural areas and results are shown as the followings. First, it displayed the possibility to have the rural area located with many closed schools or small-sized schools to facilitate the available facilities to build up the environment to specialize in English education that would be as comparable as any facilities in any urban setting. Second, it would enable the conditions to moderate the conflict on education environment for local residents who felt inequality in education by providing the benefit for fine education linked to public education through English library without going through private education. And third, English library that has the limitations in locality or economic means would actively participate by local educational institutions and volunteers to enhance the sense of master for the local residents and bring residents together to make positive impact on local economy facilitation.
The Transitions in Korea's Rural Development Policies: From 1960s to the Present
Yoon, Won-Keun ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 17, issue 2, 2010, Pages 279~304
Couple Relationship and Related Variables of Women Immigrants
Park, Ji-Young ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 17, issue 2, 2010, Pages 305~326
This study aimed to investigate couple relationship and related variables of women immigrants. Especially, the study focused on curve term between couple relationship and related variables. The data were collected from a sample of 346 women immigrants living in S city, Chungnam province. First, the study indicated that there was some curve relationship between couple satisfaction and period of residence in Korea. Namely, the couple satisfaction of women immigrants was likely to decrease at the early period of residence, but the longer the period of residence was, the higher the couple satisfaction was. Second, the result revealed that there was no significant relationship between couple satisfaction and level of Korean proficiency. Third, there was some curve relationship between couple satisfaction and satisfaction of life. The couple satisfaction was likely to increase in a shape of curve according to the increase of life satisfaction.
A Study on Fostering Equestrian Industry for Rural Development of Korea
Kim, Myung-Hee ; Choe, Pyeong-Ik ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 17, issue 2, 2010, Pages 327~346
This study was carried out to investigate the status and development direction of horse riding industry for rural development of Korea. Library research and field survey were conducted to collect relevant data such as number of horse and size of horse farms, facilities for horse riding and educational institutions for youths and farmers and the results obtained were as follows : Only a few institutions among high schools, colleges and universities were observed to deliver horse riding programs. For farmers, no equestrian specialist was available in agricultural extension offices. Horse meat is consumed mostly in Jeju Island in Korea. Relevant institutions should be also strengthened including formal and nonformal education for horse riding and much more schools and universities should adopt horse riding program for the training of youths and farmers. Considering the obesity problem, the nutritional composition of horse meat is better than those of pork or beef, so promotion of horse meat consumption also should be strengthened.
Factors Influencing Residents' Support for Tourism Resources of the Cultural Heritage in the Village -The Case of Geomdan-Ri Village, Ulju-
Son, Ho-Gi ; Kim, Sang-Bum ; Kim, Kyu-Ho ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 17, issue 2, 2010, Pages 347~368
Recently, the interests in historic tourism have been growing. Historic tourism plays a great role in establishing cultural tradition in modern explanation on them, while concerning about it's increasing because of the meaning distortion in the process of restoration. In this context, we should research in case of tourism resource in Geomdan-ri. Historic tourism considering both of Development and Conservation can make interest about historic culture like that of Geomdan-ri. We understand that the making tourist attractions like historic culture resource of Geomdan-ri equipped with unique and educational facilities would give experience the living in prehistoric age for tourist. The significance of this study was as follows. It is essential that not only raising the part of positive but also minimizing that of negative based on understanding of resident recognition for effect of society, culture, environment and economics of region by tourist development plan.