ERIC Number: EJ557562
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Who Worries about the Future of Chickens as a Species? Environmental Education from an Economics Perspective.
Wentworth, Donald R.; Schug, Mark C.; Morton, John S.
Social Education, v61 n6 p331-33 Oct 1997
Maintains that policies that recognize the commercial value of resources and offer rewards for actions that preserve rather than deplete them, offer the best chance for environmental protection. Discusses recent experiments where the right to harvest a resource is sold as a commodity. Examines the role this plays in conservation. (MJP)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A