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Environment, Education and Society in the Asia-Pacific

Local Traditions and Global Discourses (Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Studies, 1)

by David Yencken

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Published by Routledge .
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Number of Pages360
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ISBN 100415205816
ISBN 109780415205818

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ISBN   DOI link for Environment, Education and Society in the Asia-Pacific. Environment, Education and Society in the Asia-Pacific book. Local Traditions and Global Discourses. Edited By John Fien, Helen Sykes, David Yencken. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 2 September Cited by: Environment, Education and Society in the Asia-Pacific book.

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Buy Environment, Education and Society in the Asia-Pacific (): Local Traditions and Global Discourses: NHBS - Edited By: David Yencken, John Fien and Helen Sykes, Routledge About Help Blog Jobs Established NHBS GmbH Covid   This important book explores the interaction of global environmental discourses and local traditions and practices in twelve countries in the Asia-Pacific region.

Based upon two parallel groups of studies, reviewing cultural influences in individual countries, and the attitudes of young people across the region, it has important implications for environmental policy and : Taylor And Francis. Environment, Education and Society in the Asia-Pacific: Local Traditions and Global Discourses.

This important book explores the interaction of global environmental discourses and local traditions and practices in twelve countries in the Asia-Pacific region.

Based upon two parallel groups of studies, reviewing cultural influences in individual countries, and the attitudes of young people across the region, it has important implications for environmental policy and education.

This paper is a response to three issues raised by Bill Marsden () in the second part of his review of our recent book, Environment, Education and Society in the Asia Pacific: Local traditions and Global Discourses (Yencken, Fien and Sykes, ).

The book reported on a study of youth environmentalism across the region as displayed in the young people's levels of awareness, knowledge. Environment, education, and society in the Asia-Pacific: local traditions and global discourses.

[David Yencken; John Fien; Helen Sykes;] -- This important new book explores the influences of global environmental discourses and local traditions and practises in twelve countries in the Asia-Pacific region. Publication Date: January Book Review: "Environment, Education and Society in the Asia-Pacific: Local Traditions and Global Discourses".

David Yencken, John Fien, and Helen Sykes (ed.) Publisher information: London: Routledge,pp. ISBN: Author: Bishnu Bhandari. John Fien, David Yencken, Helen Sykes The book analyses the knowledge, beliefs and behaviours that comprise the environmental attitudes of young people in the Asia-Pacific region and the cultural, political and educational contexts that have shaped them.

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Sign me. Review: Environment, education and society in the Asia-Pacific: local traditions and global discourses, Routledge, London, Yencken, D. et al () Author(s) Gough, Noel: Journal name Australian journal of environmental education Volume number 17 Start page.

The purpose of this Series is to meet the needs of those interested in an in-depth analysis of current developments in education and schooling in the vast and diverse Asia-Pacific Region.

The Series will be invaluable for educational researchers, policy makers and practitioners, who want to better understand the major issues, concerns and. Diversity and globalisation pose major challenges to sustainability in the Asia-Pacific region.

The rich diversity of this region is reflected in each of the three pillars of sustainable development: environmental, economic and social sustainability.

Its climate ranges from tropical to arid and polar. It includes some of the world’s largest countries and smallest island nations, and a large. However, while much progress has been made over the past 10 years, indicators still point to serious education and human-resource shortfalls at all levels throughout the region, a reality that could dampen Asia’s lofty economic aspirations.

This section highlights major education challenges and trends in developing Asia and the Pacific. EnvironmentAsia is the international journal published triannually by the Thai Society of Higher Education Institutes on Environment (TSHE).

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My library. Environmental education is a process that allows individuals to explore environmental issues, engage in problem solving, and take action to improve the environment.

As a result, individuals develop a deeper understanding of environmental issues and have the. The Asia-Pacific region is home to the world’s largest region of coral reefs and mangroves. It accommodates two-thirds of the world’s human population and its economic activities have the highest growth rate in the world.

Ongoing degradation of the environment, resulting from coastal development. Find environmental education jobs across North America. Blog. Read the latest news and views in EE. Calendar. Find events and happenings in the world of EE. Opportunities. Look for grants, professional development opportunities, and more.

Resources. Search by. This study explores the intersection of environmental constraints, climate change, and energy security in Asia and the Pacific. Although environmental sustainability has only recently emerged as an energy policy issue, the magnitude of energy impacts on environmental systems suggests strong .The Science across Asia Pacific Project introduces a new approach to learning science and environmental issues through encouraging communication between school children in different Asia Pacific countries.

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