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The Sustainable Self [electronic resource] : A Personal Approach to Sustainability Education

Author/Creator:
Murray, Paul.
Publication:
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (289 p.)
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Local subjects:
Environmental sociology. (search)
Sustainable living. (search)
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Achieving a sustainable society is the biggest issue of our time. It is not an issue confined to a particular subject area or to certain jobs. It is a way of thinking and behaving that will need to be embedded in all aspects of all of our lives.The Sustainable Self is the perfect resource for lecturers, trainers, students and professionals of any discipline who need to teach or learn about sustainability. There is widespread agreement that we need to live more sustainable lives. But when up against entrenched habits and everyday obstacles, it can be difficult to turn good intentions into acti
Contents:
Cover; The Sustainable Self; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. We Matter; 2. Awareness: Personalizing Sustainability; 3. Motivation: Values Matter; 4. Attitudes Matter; 5. Empowerment: Beliefs Matter; 6. Self-empowerment; 7. Knowledge: Sustainability Principles; 8. Knowledge: Sustainability Themes; 9. Skills: Skilful Means; 10. Sustainability Practice; References; Index
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Description based upon print version of record.
ISBN:
1-280-87451-1
9786613715821
1-136-54069-5
OCLC:
798209474