ERIC Number: ED054018
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1970-Mar
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[The 70's, Decade of Environmental Decision: Education and Action Guidelines. Environmental Information Source Guide and Bibliography.]
Minnesota Environmental Sciences Foundation, Inc., Minneapolis.
This paper advocates environmental education as a solution to environmental problems. It defines environmental education in terms of its goals; 1) the survival of man and the improvement of his life; 2) its relationship with academic disciplines and informal education; and, 3) its values and principles in relation to democracy. The main focus of the paper is on the strategies and curricula of environmental education programs, both in schools and in the community at large. The source guide and bibliography cites other bibliographies and national sources of free and inexpensive materials. (DJB)
Descriptors: Bibliographies, Citizen Participation, Community Action, Community Involvement, Curriculum Development, Educational Philosophy, Environmental Education, Environmental Research, Environmental Standards, Individual Power, Information Sources, Resource Materials, School Role, Social Change, Social Responsibility, Values Education, World Problems
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Environmental Sciences Foundation, Inc., Minneapolis.