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  1. 1. Reading nature developing ecological literacy through teaching

    Detta är en avhandling från Norrköping : Swedish National Graduate School in Science and Technology Education

    Författare :Ola Magntorn; Högskolan Kristianstad.; Högskolan Kristianstad.; Linköpings universitet.; [2007]

    Sammanfattning : In this study the concept reading nature and its contribution to science education is discussed. Some scientific concepts relevant for reading nature are defined. Reading nature has to do with the ability to recognise organisms and relate them to other organisms and to material cycling and energy flow in the specific habitat which is to be read. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The moral status of nature reasons to care for the natural world

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Institutionen för idé- och samhällsstudier, Umeå universitet

    Författare :Lars Samuelsson; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Environmental ethics; ecocentrism; reasons; reason for action; normative reason; moral status; moral standing; moral considerability; final value; intrinsic value; biocentrism; nature-considerism; nature; nature as a whole; the natural world; complexity; indispensability; interests; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects Practical philosophy; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen Praktisk filosofi;

    Sammanfattning : The subject-matter of this essay is the moral status of nature. This subject is dealt with in terms of normative reasons. The main question is if there are direct normative reasons to care for nature in addition to the numerous indirect normative reasons that there are for doing so. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Nature Writing of the Anthropocene

    Detta är en avhandling från Sundsvall : Mid Sweden University

    Författare :Christian Hummelsund Voie; Mittuniversitetet.; [2017]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Anthropocenic awareness; nature writing; material nature writing; material ecocriticism; environmental justice; rhapsody; jeremiad; the dignification of the overlooked; functional aesthetics; anti-landscape; necroregion; retreat; confrontation;

    Sammanfattning : The point of departure for this study is the hypothesis that the American genre of nature writing has reached an important crossroads in the way it describes the human-nature relationship. My study argues that the awareness of the large-scale environmental changes that are signaled in terms such as the Anthropocene has changed the way nature writers approach their genre. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Home for future Earth lovers Foundations of nature-connecting habitats for children

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University

    Författare :Matteo Giusti; Stockholms universitet.; [2018]
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; vetenskap om hållbar utveckling; Sustainability Science; Human-nature connection; nature-connecting habitat; children; sustainability; human-nature relationship;

    Sammanfattning : Modern childhood is increasingly segregated from nature. Yet, children’s nature experiences are first steps for sustainable futures. In this thesis, I research the foundations of habitats that can connect children to nature. I call them nature-connecting habitats. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Views of Nature and Environmental Concern in Iceland

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Författare :Þorvardur Árnason; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Views; Nature; Environmental; Concern; Ethics; Iceland; Miljöhistoria; Island; Naturuppfattning; Naturskydd; Historia; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Water in nature and society; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vatten i natur och samhälle;

    Sammanfattning : Environmental concern in contemporary societies is a complex phenomenon which is shaped and influenced by a host of different factors. One of the most important of these is the interplay between culture and nature that has taken place during the course of a nation’s history and the various ‛views of nature’ that such interplay has generated. LÄS MER