The Gold Mine Effect

Author: Rasmus Ankersen
Publisher: Icon Books Ltd
ISBN: 184831423X
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But how? Rasmus Ankersen, an ex-footballer and performance specialist, quit his job and for six intense months lived with the world's best athletes in an attempt to answer this question.

Best Practice For Youth Sport

Author: Vealey, Robin
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 0736066969
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A phenomenon known as the gold mine effect occurs when a startling number of
elite sport performers emerge from a small geographic location (Ankerson, 2012).
There are multiple reasons for the gold mine effect (discussed at more length in
chapter 10). But one of the reasons has to do with the influence of a significant
historical figure who achieves sport success beyond what was previously viewed
as possible. Se Ri Pak is such an individual, and she is largely responsible for
the ...

Mining And Its Environmental Impact

Author: Royal Society of Chemistry (Great Britain)
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
ISBN: 9780854042005
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Finally, it should be noted that one of the barriers to a proper understanding of
the environmental impacts of Amazonian gold mining has been the notoriety
garimpeiros have enjoyed in uninformed media coverage of Amazonia. This has
too often filtered through to policymakers. For example, in hearings on the
environmental effects of rainforest destruction, the Environment Committee of the
House of Commons referred to gold mining as an important cause of
deforestation in the ...

Relief Of Gold Mine Operators

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on War Claims
Publisher:
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From the foregoing, it may be concluded that since the number of gold miners
actually reemployed was negligible, their contribution in increased production of
copper, lead, zinc, etc., was likewise small, and probably was counterbalanced
by the loss of such metals as are normally produced as byproducts of gold mining
. Effects of order L-208 on mining equipment. — There is considerable
controversy on the amount of equipment released and reutilized, and on the
amount of new ...

Dilemmas Of Development

Author: Colin Filer
Publisher: ISBS
ISBN: 9780731536061
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Looks at social change in the Porgera valley, the landowner relocation program, changes in the agricultural sector, migration to Porgera and its impact and growth of the local business sector. Includes a bibliography and an index.

Hearings

Author: United States. Congress. House
Publisher:
ISBN:
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Effects of order L-208 on mining equipment. — There is considerable controversy
on the amount of equipment released and reutilized, and on the amount of new
equipment saved because the potential demand was suddenly cut off. The
Mining Equipment Division states that the "potential demand of gold mines
operating in 1941 in the United States and Alaska for materials for repair,
maintenance, and operating supplies" amounted to $15,000,000 per year.08
Theoretically, this was ...

Hearings

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on war claims
Publisher:
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Effects of order L-208 on mining equipment. — There is considerable controversy
on the amount of equipment released and reutilized, and on the amount of new
equipment saved because the potential demand was suddenly cut off. The
Mining Equipment Division states that the "potential demand of gold mines
operating in 1941 in the United States and Alaska for materials for repair,
maintenance, and operating supplies" amounted to $15,000,000 per year.08
Theoretically, this was ...