Dr. Miriam H. Porter is a Professor of Urban and Regional Studies at Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN. USA. In 2008-2009 she was a visiting scholar in Ghana.

(See my biography page for more information).


Publications:
Civic Engagement at the Local Level of Government

This study explores the question, "Do local government managers see themselves as civic educators?" Civic engagement has helped people adapt to the complexities of a rapidly changing world.

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Global Solutions: Experience in a Vastly Different World

Internationalization of education fosters global understanding. It helps to define the appropriate responses to global problems. These efforts are heightened by living the life.

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Disaster Preparedness in a Developing Economy: Case Study of Accra and Kumasi Metropolitan Areas in Ghana

Ghana, located in western Africa, was a case study for understanding occurring disasters, institutional response to disasters, the impact on people experiencing these disasters, and best practices for mitigating disaster.

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Published online: September 4, 2015

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