Greening the College Curriculum: A Guide to Environmental Teaching in the Liberal Arts / Edition 1

Greening the College Curriculum: A Guide to Environmental Teaching in the Liberal Arts / Edition 1

by Holmes Rolston
     
 

<p>Greening the College Curriculum provides the tools college and university faculty need to meet personal and institutional goals for integrating environmental issues into the curriculum. Leading educators from a wide range of fields, including anthropology, biology, economics, geography, history, literature, journalism, philosophy, political science, and religion… See more details below

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<p>Greening the College Curriculum provides the tools college and university faculty need to meet personal and institutional goals for integrating environmental issues into the curriculum. Leading educators from a wide range of fields, including anthropology, biology, economics, geography, history, literature, journalism, philosophy, political science, and religion, describe their experience introducing environmental issues into their teaching.<p>The book provides: <ul> <li>a rationale for including material on the environment in the teaching of the basic concepts of each discipline <li>guidelines for constructing a unit or a full course at the introductory level that makes use of environmental subjects <li>sample plans for upper-level courses <li>a compendium of annotated resources, both print and nonprint </ul> Contributors to the volume include David Orr, David G. Campbell, Lisa Naughton, Emily Young, John Opie, Holmes Rolston III, Michael E. Kraft, Steven Rockefeller, and others.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781559634229
Publisher:
Island Press
Publication date:
12/28/1995
Edition description:
1
Pages:
341
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents


About the Rainforest Alliance
Foreword
Acknowledgments
Introduction
 
Chapter 1. Reinventing Higher Education
Chapter 2. Anthropology
Chapter 3. Biology
Chapter 4. Economics
Chapter 5. Geography
Chapter 6. History
Chapter 7. Literature
Chapter 8. Media And Journalism
Chapter 9. Philosophy
Chapter 10. Political Science
Chapter 11. Religion
Chapter 12. Reinventing the Classroom: Connected Teaching

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