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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title 147 practical tips for teaching sustainability : connecting the environment, the economy, and society /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Timpson, William M.
Publisher Atwood Pub.,
Year Published 2006
OCLC Number 65201199
ISBN 9781891859601; 1891859609
Subjects Environmental education. ; Sustainability--Study and teaching. ; Sustainable development--Study and teaching.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  GE70.A13 2006 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 09/04/2018
EOAM  GE70.A13 2006 Sustainability Collection Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 08/11/2009
Collation xxii, 122 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 115-119) and index.
Contents Notes
Defining sustainability -- Historical perspectives -- Systems, synergy, and visions -- Economics and consumption -- Design, nature, and buildings -- Ethics, values, and the sacred -- Personal responsibility and empowerment -- Plan ahead -- Approaches and assessments -- Learning through experience -- The positive learning climate -- Awareness and consciousness expansion -- Effective communication -- Cooperation and collaboration -- Community and a sense of place -- Critical and creative thinking -- Supporting change. "Exploring ideas about sustainability is appropriate for all disciplines, plus community groups, business and industry. The diverse backgrounds of the authors of this volume demonstrate exciting situations in which sustainability is critical."--Back cover.