The Socioecological Educator

A 21st Century Renewal of Physical, Health,Environment and Outdoor Education

Editors: Wattchow, B., Jeanes, R., Alfrey, L., Brown, T., Cutter-Mackenzie, A., O'Connor, J. (Eds.)

  • Contains real-world examples of socio-ecologically inspired teaching, learning and research practices
  • Provides students and program participants with better ways to learn about and respond to real-world issues that impact upon their lives
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This volume offers an alternative vision for education and has been written for those who are passionate about teaching and learning, in schools, universities and in the community, and providing  people with the values, knowledge and skills needed to face complex social and environmental challenges. Working across boundaries the socio-ecological educator is a visionary who strives to build community connections and strengthen relationships with the natural world. The ideas and real-world case studies presented in this book will bring that vision a step closer to reality.​

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Starting with Stories: The Power of Socio-Ecological Narrative

    Wattchow, Brian (et al.)

    Pages 3-21

  • Social Ecology as Education

    Brown, Trent (et al.)

    Pages 23-45

  • Becoming a Socio-ecological Educator

    O’Connor, Justen (et al.)

    Pages 47-68

  • Through Curriculum Renewal: An Aotearoa-New Zealand Case Study

    Wattchow, Brian (et al.)

    Pages 71-87

  • Through Coaching: Examining a Socio-ecological Approach to Sports Coaching

    Jeanes, Ruth (et al.)

    Pages 89-107

Buy this book

eBook $99.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-94-007-7167-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $129.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-94-007-7166-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $129.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-94-024-0236-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Socioecological Educator
Book Subtitle
A 21st Century Renewal of Physical, Health,Environment and Outdoor Education
Editors
  • Brian Wattchow
  • Ruth Jeanes
  • Laura Alfrey
  • Trent Brown
  • Amy Cutter-Mackenzie
  • Justen O'Connor
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-7167-3
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-7167-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-7166-6
Softcover ISBN
978-94-024-0236-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 231
Number of Illustrations and Tables
2 b/w illustrations, 6 illustrations in colour
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