ERIC Number: ED462274
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
The First Pennsylvania Environmental Readiness for the 21st Century Survey Report: Survey of Adult Pennsylvanians' Knowledge about, Attitudes toward and Behaviors Related to the Environment.
Johnson, Paulette; Smith-Sebasto, Nicholas J.
This report presents the results of the First Pennsylvania Environmental Readiness for the 21st Century which investigates the attitudes, knowledge, and behaviors of Pennsylvanian adults towards the environment. The survey questions were divided into four categories: (1) environmental literacy; (2) environmental attitudes; (3) environmental behaviors; and (4) environmental education. Contents include: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "The Essence of Environmental Education"; (3) "Pennsylvania's Environmental Literacy"; (4) "Pennsylvania's Environmental Behaviors"; (5) "Pennsylvania's Environmental Attitudes"; (6) "Environmental Education and Pennsylvania Schools"; (7) "Conclusions"; and (8) "Recommendations." Appendices include the questions, methodology, and regions used in the report. (YDS)
Descriptors: Adults, Attitudes, Conservation Education, Economics, Environment, Environmental Influences, Public Health, Scientific Literacy, Surveys
Pennsylvania Center for Environmental Education, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA 16057 ($5). For full text: http://www.pcee.org.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Business Roundtable, Harrisburg.; National Environmental Education and Training Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania Center for Environmental Education, Slippery Rock.; Roper Starch Worldwide Inc.
Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania