ERIC Number: ED067392
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Nov
Reference Count: 0
In Defense of Man: Educators and Environmental Action.
Burdin, Joel L., Ed; Sutman, Francis X., Ed.
This publication is intended to develop a baseline publication on the quality of human environment and is designed to point out some crucial issues that must be considered in relation to the environmental management issue. Part I includes four articles. The first suggests man's role in relation to ecological science. The second is study of the technological aspects of the quality of human environment. The third is overview of the economic implications of environmental policy. Part I concludes with an article on the preparation for environmental education providing a basic guideline for environmental education and emphasizing a "whole world" approach to learning. Part II contains three articles setting out the present and future possibilities in environmental education. Part III is "The Environmental Crisis and Education: An Epilogue." Extensive bibliographies, references, list of resources, source materials, and appendixes are included. (MJM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Educational Research and Development (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Teacher Education, Washington, DC.