Ethical Considerations

In this section we examine five ethical issues which are of concern to modern expedition leaders. The discussions are just that - designed to provoke thoughtful conversation and reflection, rather than to impose one particular opinion or to occupy the moral high ground.

All material in this section is reproduced from Allison, P. & Beames, S. (2010). Feature article: The Changing Geographies of Overseas Expeditions. International Journal of Wilderness, 16(3), 35-42. Thanks to the International Journal of Wilderness for their kind permission to reproduce this content.