ERIC Number: ED309985
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
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Environmental Science: Teaching and Practice. Conference Proceedings of the International Conference on the Nature and Teaching of Environmental Studies and Sciences in Higher Education (3rd, Sunderland, Durham, England, September 9-12, 1985).
Barrass, R., Ed.; And Others
The Sunderland Conference on the Nature and Teaching of Environmental Science/Studies in Higher Education provided an opportunity to review progress in the field and assess its state in the mid 1980s. This volume contains an edited selection of the 49 papers presented at the conference. Section A, "Nature and Philosophy," contains discussions of the educational and philosophical criteria used to shape modern environmental education. Section B, "Implementation and Practice," contains descriptions of how environmental education programs achieve their goals. The final section, "Vocational Training and Education for Life," contains papers which suggest the importance of environmental education in citizenship and career education. (CW)
Descriptors: College Science, Conservation Education, Environmental Education, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, Natural Resources, Teaching Methods, Vocational Education
Emjoc Press, Garden House, Welbury, Northallerton, England DL6 2SE (contact for price).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Audience: Teachers; Researchers; Practitioners
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