Sustainability Education, Training & Leadership Products

  • Beyond Every Child Matters

    Neoliberal Education and Social Policy in the new era

    By Catherine A. Simon

    The UK's Conservative/Liberal-Democrat coalition government 2010-2015 were responsible for the some of the most radical changes to education policy for decades. Beyond Every Child Matters provides a critical overview of developments in education and social welfare policy in the years following the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Neoliberalism and Environmental Education

    Edited by Joseph Henderson, David Hursh, David Greenwood

    This timely book situates environmental education within and against neoliberalism, the dominant economic, political, and cultural ideology impacting both education and the environment. Proponents of neoliberalism imagine and enact a world where the primary role of the state is to promote capital…

    Hardback – 2016-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Contemplative Approaches to Sustainability in Higher Education

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Marie Eaton, Holly J. Hughes, Jean MacGregor

    How do we foster in college students the cognitive complexity, ethical development, and personal resolve that is required for living in this "sustainability century?" Tackling these complex and highly interdependent problems requires nuanced interdisciplinary understandings, collective endeavors,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-03 
    Routledge

  • Educating for Sustainability in Japan

    Fostering resilient communities after the triple disaster

    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…

    Hardback – 2016-10-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • Sustainability at Work

    Careers that make a difference

    By Marilyn Waite

    Sustainability at Work is a compelling guide for everyone who wants to have both a successful career and a career that makes a positive difference in society. Containing career advice of great value to students of sustainability, and explaining how they can apply their knowledge to their future…

    Paperback – 2016-10-04 
    Routledge

  • Towards a Convergence Between Science and Environmental Education

    The selected works of Justin Dillon

    By Justin Dillon

    In the World Library of Educationalists, international scholars themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces—extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and/practical contributions—so the world can read them in a single…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Skill Acquisition and Training

    Achieving Expertise in Simple and Complex Tasks

    By Addie Johnson, Robert W. Proctor

    Skill Acquisition and Training describes the building blocks of cognitive, motor, and teamwork skills, and the factors to take into account in training them. The basic processes of perception, cognition and action that provide the foundation for understanding skilled performance are discussed in…

    Paperback – 2016-09-08 
    Routledge

  • Qualitative Research in STEM

    Studies of Equity, Access, and Innovation

    Edited by Sherry Marx

    Qualitative Research in STEM examines the groundbreaking potential of qualitative research methods to address issues of social justice, equity, and sustainability in STEM. A collection of empirical studies conducted by prominent STEM researchers, this book examines the experiences and challenges…

    Paperback – 2016-07-19
    Routledge

  • Implementing Sustainability in Higher Education

    Learning in an age of transformation

    By Matthias Barth

    In a time of unprecedented transformation as society seeks to build a more sustainable future, education plays an increasingly central role in training key agents of change. This book asks how we can equip students and scholars with the capabilities to promote sustainability and how the higher…

    Paperback – 2016-05-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • Food Literacy

    Key concepts for health and education

    Edited by Helen Vidgen

    Globally, the food system and the relationship of the individual to that system, continues to change and grow in complexity. Eating is an everyday event that is part of everyone’s lives. There are many commentaries on the nature of these changes to what, where and how we eat and their…

    Paperback – 2016-04-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Education in Times of Environmental Crises

    Teaching Children to Be Agents of Change

    Edited by Ken Winograd

    The core assumption of this book is the interconnectedness of humans and nature, and that the future of the planet depends on humans’ recognition and care for this interconnectedness. This comprehensive resource supports the work of pre-service and practicing elementary teachers as they teach their…

    Paperback – 2016-04-20
    Routledge

  • Universities and Global Human Development

    Theoretical and empirical insights for social change

    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…

    Hardback – 2016-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

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