ERIC Number: ED419129
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Lifelong Learning and Environmental Education.
Filho, Walter Leal, Ed.
This book, which was prepared in the context of the Fifth International Conference on Adult Education, consists of a summary of the conference workshop "Environmental Education for Adults," 11 papers reviewing promising trends and developments in environmental learning in selected countries and contexts, and an introduction to the 25th International Yearbook on Education. The following papers are included: "Preface" (Paul Belanger); "Introduction" (Walter Leal Filho); "Summary of the Workshop on Lifelong Learning and Environmental Education in Europe"; "Environmental Education and UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization): Some Achievements" (Joachim Knoll); "The Environment: A Unifying Theme for Lifelong Learning and Adult Education" (Walter Leal Filho); "Lifelong Learning and Environmental Education in Poland" (Leszek Jerzak); "Lifelong Learning and Environmental Education in Slovakia" (Geza M. Timeak); "Environmental Careers, Employment and Professional Training in Europe" (Monica Hale); "Environmental Adult Education: Experiences, Problems and Perspectives in the Italian Context" (Antonella Bachiorri); "Adult Education and the Environment in Pakistan" (Farrukh Tahir); "Environmental Education for Adults in the Federal Republic of Germany Seen from the Point of View of 'Lifelong Learning'" (Heino Apel); "Community-Based Environmental Education, School Culture and Lifelong Learning" (Arjen E.J. Wals, Frank P.M.C. de Jong); "Improvement of Environmental Education as a Tool for High Quality Lifelong Learning" (Mauri Ahlberg);"Understanding Human-Earth Relationships through Storytelling and Memory" (Darlene E. Clover); "Adult Learning: A Key for the 21st Century--Environmental Education in the Framework of the Fifth International Conference on Adult Education" (Uta Papen); and "Presentation of the International Yearbook on Adult Education, Volume 25, 'Environmental Education' at the Workshop on Lifelong Learning and Environmental Education in Europe" (Michael Schemmann). Also included are the addresses of the workshop participants. (MN)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Learning, Careers, Community Education, Conservation (Environment), Cultural Context, Cultural Differences, Educational Change, Educational Environment, Educational Improvement, Educational Needs, Educational Practices, Educational Quality, Educational Trends, Employment Opportunities, Environmental Education, Foreign Countries, International Educational Exchange, Job Training, Labor Needs, Lifelong Learning, Memory, State of the Art Reviews, Story Telling, Trend Analysis, Workshops, Yearbooks
Peter Lang Publishing, 275 Seventh Avenue, 28th Floor, New York, NY 10001-6708.
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Hamburg (Germany). Inst. for Education.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Europe; Germany; Italy; Pakistan; Poland; Slovakia; UNESCO