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- W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2014; US$ 25.51
Within the producing industry sustainable and resource-conserving work commences on the small scale and offers huge potentials for savings. The use of materials and energy may be decreased so that the company profits increase. In order to achieve this staff must use materials and energy more carefully and sustainably. This practical manual for CEOs,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
Environmental issues continue to divide opinion, sometimes in extreme ways. Almost everyone agrees that education has a role to play in ensuring the future of humanity on Earth. Some think we should all learn to leave a minimal environmental footprint; others argue that education should promote economic growth, because only growth can generate the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
In a time of unprecedented transformation as society seeks to build a more sustainable future, education plays an increasingly central role in training key agents of change. This book asks how we can equip students and scholars with the capabilities to promote sustainability and how the higher education curriculum can be changed to facilitate the... more...
- WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2014; US$ 25.60
Die aktuelle Natur- und Umweltkrise kann nicht gelöst werden, wenn grundlegende Strukturen in den Lebenswelten der Menschen und in den Subsystemen dieser Gesellschaft ? in Ökonomie, Politik, Rechtssystem, Wissenschaft, Technologie ? nicht überdacht und verändert werden. Hierbei stellt sich für die Umweltpädagogik als Anwältin der ?Naturfrage? im Bildungssystem... more...
- W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2014; US$ 31.91
Which role does the vocational education play for sustainability? It allows people to act sustainably in their areas of expertise - in an economic, ecological and socially responsible sense. In model tests and with evaluation processes the Bundesinstitut für berufliche Bildung (BIBB, federal institute of vocational education) has explored with which... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 53.95
Now with new Introduction and additional new chapter. At a time when polls suggest that a majority of young British people believe that the future will offer a worse quality of life than the present, it is becoming imperative that children are introduced to principles of sustainability through the educational system from an early age, and that... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 129.00
Environmental education (EE) and education for sustainable development (ESD) are asserting their growing role in curricula around the world, yet how deeply embedded are they in the learning systems of the Pacific nations? Building on an earlier analysis in China and Taiwan, this volume expands its purview to examine the quality and extent of environmental... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 79.99
Innovative Strategies for Teaching in the Plant Sciences focuses on innovative ways in which educators can enrich the plant science content being taught in universities and secondary schools. Drawing on contributions from scholars around the world, various methods of teaching plant science is demonstrated. Specifically, core concepts from ethnobotany... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 54.99
In an era in which environmental education has been described as one of the most pressing educational concerns of our time, further insights are needed to understand how best to approach the learning and teaching of environmental education in early childhood education. In this book we address this concern by identifying two principles for using play-based... more...