The Muskie School of Public Service is Maine’s distinguished public policy school, combining an extensive applied research and technical assistance portfolio with rigorous undergraduate degree programs in geography-anthropology (GYA) and tourism & hospitality (TAH), and graduate programs in public health (MPH) and policy, planning, and management (MPPM). The School’s faculty and staff bring a practical, innovative approach to health, social, environmental, community, and economic development problems, and a commitment to spanning traditional boundaries among university, government, and nonprofit organizations. The School’s research and public service programs provide faculty and students with real-life experiences that expand and inform the educational experience. The Muskie School is also home to the Catherine E. Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy.

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Publications from 2017

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Growing Portland: Not Whether, but How, Richard Barringer PhD and Joseph McDonnell PhD

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Greater Portland Tomorrow: Choices for Sustained Prosperity, Richard Barringer PhD, Joseph McDonnell PhD, and Frank O'Hara

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Financial Exploitation of Maine's Older Adults: An Analysis of Maine Adult Protective Services and Legal Services for the Elderly Case Records, State Fiscal Years 2010-2016, Eileen Griffin JD; Catherine McGuire BS; and Kimberley I. Snow MHSA, BA

Publications from 2016

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Fostering Citizen Stewardship for Maine’s Freshwater Lakes, Firooza Pavri

In Freshwater Resources Management: Lessons from Survey Data on Environmental Conditions at Sebago Lake, Maine, Firooza Pavri Ph.D.

Publications from 2013

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Can the past inform us about Sebago Lake’s future?, Firooza Pavri, Jean MacRae, Anna Springsteen, and Abraham Dailey

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Land use and socioeconomic influences on a vulnerable freshwater resource in northern New England, Firooza Pavri, Anna Springsteen, Abraham Dailey, and Jean D. MacRae

Books from 2012

Wetland Environments: A Global Perspective, James S. Aber, Susan Aber, and Firooza Pavri

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Development of the Rural Active Living Perceived Environmental Support Scale (RALPESS), M. Reneé Umstattd PhD; Stephanie L. Baller; Erin Hennessy MPH; David Hartley PhD, MHA; Christina D. Economos PhD; Raymond R. Hyatt PhD; Anush MS, MA Yousefian; and Jeffrey S. Hallam PhD

Publications from 2011

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Geospatial Technologies Will Affect our Future, Firooza Pavri

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Institutional Contexts, Forest Resources, and Local Communities in Western India: a Gendered Analysis, Firooza Pavri

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Integrating multispectral ASTER and LiDAR data to characterize coastal wetland landscapes in the northeastern United States, Firooza Pavri, Abraham Dailey, and Vinton Valentine

Assessing Land Use and Riparian Buffers Along Maine's Presumpscot Watershed Using Landsat Thematic Mapper, Firooza Pavri Ph.D. and Timothy Lynch

Books from 2007

Re-mapping land use: remote sensing, institutional approaches and landscape boundaries, Firooza Pavri

Publications from 2005

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Community Partnerships for Older Adults: A Case Study, Elise J. Bolda PhD, Jane I. Lowe, George L. Maddox, and Beverly S. Patnaik

Publications from 2004

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Ending Social Work's Grudge Match: Problems Versus Strengths, J. Curtis McMillen, Lisa A. Morris PhD, and Michael Sherraden

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Characterizing wetland landscapes: a spatio-temporal analysis of remotely sensed data at Cheyenne Bottoms, Kansas, Firooza Pavri and James S. Aber

Publications from 2003

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Perceptions of Discrimination Among Persons With Serious Mental Illness, Patrick Corrigan, Vetta Thompson, David Lambert PhD, Yvette Sangster, Jeffrey G. Noel, and Jean Campbell

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Monitoring Forest Cover Trends in Northeastern Kansas through Historical and Multi-Temporal Satellite-Image Analysis, Firooza Pavri, James S. Aber, Juliet A. Wallace, and Matthew C. Nowak

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Institutional efficacy in resource management: temporally Congruent Embeddedness for Forest Systems of Western India, Firooza Pavri Ph.D. and Sanjay Deshmukh

Publications from 1998

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Gender, migration and the organisation of work under economic devolution: Ecuador, 1982-90, Lawrence A. Brown, Firooza Pavri, and Victoria A. Lawson

Books from 1993

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Toward A Sustainable Maine : The Politics, Economics, and Ethics of Sustainability, Richard Barringer (ed.)