ERIC Number: EJ549702
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Of Mega-Malls and Soft-Shelled Turtles: Deep Ecological Education To Counter Homogeneity.
Quinn, Michael S.; Scott, Jennifer R.
Trumpeter, v14 n2 p61-65 Spr 1997
Attempts to compare the modern retail/entertainment experience of the mega-mall to a singular encounter with a wild animal in its native community context. Explores the differences between seeking amusement and seeking happiness as well as the capacity for experiencing joy. Concludes with some implications of these experiences to the implementation of effective environmental education programs. Contains 27 references. (JRH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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