Education: Sustainability Education, Training & Leadership

  • Educating for Sustainability in Japan: Fostering resilient communities after the triple disaster book cover

    Educating for Sustainability in Japan

    Fostering resilient communities after the triple disaster, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Singer, Tracey Gannon, Fumiko Noguchi, Yoko Mochizuki

    Educating for Sustainable Development (ESD) approaches are holistic and interdisciplinary, values-driven, participatory, multi-method, locally relevant and emphasize critical thinking and problem-solving. This book explains how ESD approaches work in the Japanese context; their effects on different…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • A Sense of Wonder Towards Nature: Healing the Planet through Belonging book cover

    A Sense of Wonder Towards Nature

    Healing the Planet through Belonging, 1st Edition

    By Haydn Washington

    Environmental scientist and writer Haydn Washington argues that we will not solve the environmental crisis unless we change our worldview and ethics, and to do so we must rejuvenate our sense of wonder at nature. This book focuses on humanity’s relation with nature, and the sense of wonder and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-01
    Routledge

  • Curriculum and Environmental Education: Perspectives, Priorities and Challenges book cover

    Curriculum and Environmental Education

    Perspectives, Priorities and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Reid

    This collection traces the development and findings of curriculum studies of environmental education since the mid-1970s. Based on a virtual special issue of the Journal of Curriculum Studies, the volume identifies a series of curriculum challenges for and from environmental education. These…

    Hardback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge

  • Left Behind: The Public Education Crisis in the United States book cover

    Left Behind: The Public Education Crisis in the United States

    1st Edition

    By Paul L. Jalbert

    This book addresses the harmful influences that the cultural, social, economic, political and ideological dimensions, in current ‘American’ society, have upon the delivery of elementary, secondary and university education. It examines the effects of poverty, funding at the local, state and federal…

    Paperback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge

  • Transforming the Future (Open Access): Anticipation in the 21st Century book cover

    Transforming the Future (Open Access)

    Anticipation in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Riel Miller

    People are using the future to search for better ways to achieve sustainability, inclusiveness, prosperity, well-being and peace. In addition, the way the future is understood and used is changing in almost all domains, from social science to daily life. This book presents the results of…

    Hardback – 2018-04-26
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Higher Education for Sustainable Development book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Higher Education for Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matthias Barth, Gerd Michelsen, Marco Rieckmann, Ian Thomas

    The Routledge International Handbook of Higher Education for Sustainable Development gives a systematic and comprehensive overview of existing and upcoming research approaches for higher education for sustainable development. It provides a unique resource for researchers engaged in the field of…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • The Role of Education in Enabling the Sustainable Development Agenda book cover

    The Role of Education in Enabling the Sustainable Development Agenda

    1st Edition

    By Stephanie E.L. Bengtsson, Bilal Barakat, Raya Muttarak

    The Role of Education in Enabling the Sustainable Development Agenda explores the relationship between education and other key sectors of development in the context of the new global Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) agenda. While it is widely understood that there is a positive relationship…

    Hardback – 2018-02-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • Food and Cooking Skills Education: Why teach people how to cook? book cover

    Food and Cooking Skills Education

    Why teach people how to cook?, 1st Edition

    By Anita Tull

    Food and Cooking Skills Education (FCSE) is a complex mix of policy and practicality, educational theory and pedagogy, classroom and government policy. This book shows how FCSE has been at the centre of a tussle between education and policy for decades. It reviews how FCSE has grappled with…

    Hardback – 2018-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Civil Society Organizations in Latin American Education: Case Studies and Perspectives on Advocacy book cover

    Civil Society Organizations in Latin American Education

    Case Studies and Perspectives on Advocacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Regina Cortina, Constanza Lafuente

    Examining the roles, impacts and challenges of civil society organizations (CSOs) in Latin America, this volume provides a broad perspective on the range of strategies these organizations employ and the obstacles they face in advocating for and delivering educational reform. Building on previous…

    Hardback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Land Education: Rethinking Pedagogies of Place from Indigenous, Postcolonial, and Decolonizing Perspectives book cover

    Land Education

    Rethinking Pedagogies of Place from Indigenous, Postcolonial, and Decolonizing Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate McCoy, Eve Tuck, Marcia McKenzie

    This important book on Land Education offers critical analysis of the paths forward for education on Indigenous land. This analysis discusses the necessity of centring historical and current contexts of colonization in education on and in relation to land. In addition, contributors explore the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Understanding Sustainable Development book cover

    Understanding Sustainable Development

    3rd Edition

    By John Blewitt

    A truly comprehensive introduction to the topic, Understanding Sustainable Development is designed to give students on a wide range of courses an appreciation of the key concepts and theories of sustainable development. Fully updated, the third edition includes detailed coverage of the Sustainable…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Universities and Global Human Development: Theoretical and empirical insights for social change book cover

    Universities and Global Human Development

    Theoretical and empirical insights for social change, 1st Edition

    By Alejandra Boni, Melanie Walker

    This book makes the case for a critical turn in development thinking around universities and their contributions in making a more equal post-2015 world. It puts forward a normative approach based on human development and the capability approach, one which can gain a hearing from policy, scholarship…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

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