Geography, environment, sustainability, culture and education standing alone or in any combination, provide the ingredients for a variety of stews. They are all difficult to define and they generate endless debates for theoreticians and practitioners about their meaning and significance. The editors have divided the chapters that follow into two parts in an effort to unit these diverse disciplines. Part 1 is concerned with cultural foundations and curriculum issues related to geographical and environmental education for sustainability. Part 2 comprises a series of chapters presenting education for sustainability in the contexts of national cultures.The main contents of environmental education include: the relationship between environment and human beings, the concept of environment, the causes of environmental problems, the causes, phenomenon and measures of every kind ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Environmental and Geographical Education for Sustainability|
|Author||:||Zijian Li, Michael Williams|
|Publisher||:||Nova Publishers - 2006-01-01|