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Type: Journal Article
Author(s): Carrie E. Spradlin
Publication Date: 2017

Wildland firefighting in America's wide-open spaces has traditionally been the province of white men. To encourage and retain the talents of women and minorities in that workforce, the Bureau of Land Management has turned to the lessons of design.

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Citation: Spradlin, Carrie E. 2017. Fighting fire with diversity and human-centered design at the BLM. Design Management Review 28(2):28-37.

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  • bias
  • BLM - Bureau of Land Management
  • diversity
  • equality
  • firefighters
  • HCD - human-centered design
  • minorities
  • sexual harassment
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