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Author Davis, Julie M.

Title Young Children and the Environment : Early Education for Sustainability
Published Leiden : Cambridge University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (319 pages)
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Foreword; Contents; Contributors; Introduction; What urgency?; What is education for sustainability?; About this book; Conclusion; References; Part 1; Chapter 1 What is early childhood education for sustainability?; Chapter 2 Children in the natural world; Chapter 3 Leadership for creating cultures of sustainability; Chapter 4 Practical possibilities and pedagogical approaches for early childhood education for sustainability; Chapter 5 Ethics and pedagogy at the heart of early childhood education for sustainability; Part 2
Chapter 6 Repositioning an ethic of sustainability in early childhood education, with Reconciliation as centralChapter 7 The world is flat: ICT and education for sustainability in the early years; Chapter 8 Healthy and sustainable environments for children and communities; Chapter 9 Creating deep and broad change through research and systems approaches in early childhood education for sustainability; Appendix 1: Pre-Service Teacher Charter
Summary Young Children and the Environment demonstrates how early education can contribute to sustainable living
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 0511900198