ERIC Number: EJ635867
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Towards Education for a Sustainable Future in Asia and the Pacific.
Fien, John; Obe, Osamu; Bhandari, Bishnu
Prospects: Quarterly Review of Comparative Education, v30 n1 p41-56 Mar 2000
Outlines initial steps toward education for a sustainable future in the Asia-Pacific Region. Presents results from over 10,000 secondary students in 13 countries on environmental interest and attitudes and willingness to adopt a sustainable lifestyle. Describes an international program to support teacher educators as they reorient teacher education toward sustainability in locally relevant ways. (Contains 21 references.) (SV)
Descriptors: Educational Needs, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Foreign Countries, High School Students, Higher Education, Knowledge Level, Role of Education, Student Attitudes, Sustainable Development, Teacher Education
Jean De Lannoy, UNESCO Subscription Service, Ave. du Roi, 202, 1190 Brussels, Belgium; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.jean-de-lannoy.be (single issues, 60 French francs each). Journal also available in Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, and Spanish.
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Asia