Biodiversity and Education for Sustainable Development

ISBN: 978-3-319-32317-6 (Print) 978-3-319-32318-3 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Pages 1-10

    Biodiversity and Education for Sustainable Development (ESD): Tendencies and Perspectives

  3. Education Research on Biodiversity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-28

      Conservation of Biological Resources: Why Does It Matter?

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      Pages 29-42

      Urban Biodiversity and Cities’ Sustainable Development

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      Pages 43-56

      Education on Biodiversity in the Polar Regions

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      Pages 57-68

      Teaching Mycology Worldwide

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      Pages 69-89

      Bugs and Society I: Raising Awareness About Endemic Biodiversity

  4. Teaching About Biological Invasions and Threats to Biodiversity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-91

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      Pages 93-105

      Science and Education at the Centre for Invasion Biology

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      Pages 107-122

      Engaging Society to Fight Invasive Alien Plants in Portugal—One of the Main Threats to Biodiversity

  5. Engaging Society in Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainability

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 123-123

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      Pages 125-153

      Bugs and Society II: Testing Two Communication Strategies for Public Engagement in the Azores

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      Pages 155-168

      Communicating Biodiversity Conservation Research Through Dialogue and Mutual Learning in Rural and Indigenous Communities

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      Pages 169-183

      Education for Sustainability in the Context of Community Forestry

  6. Designing Sustainable Futures

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 185-185

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      Pages 187-202

      Urban Forest Governance: FUTURE—The 100,000 Trees Project in the Porto Metropolitan Area

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      Pages 203-217

      Reflexive Research and Education for Sustainable Development with Coastal Fishing Communities in the Azores Islands: A Theatre for Questions

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      Pages 219-235

      Public Policies and Education for Biodiversity: Brazilian Challenges in a New Global Context

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      Pages 237-248

      Education for Sustainable Development in Brazil: Challenges for Inclusive, Differentiated and Multicultural Education

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      Pages 249-263

      Protecting Soil Biodiversity and Soil Functions: Current Status and Future Challenges

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      Pages 265-285

      Interdisciplinary and Participatory Research at Early Childhood to Biodiversity Education and Sustainable Development

  7. Online Education to Biodiversity and Sustainability Awareness

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 287-287

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      Pages 289-304

      Engaging ODL Students with Biodiversity Issues: A South African Case Study on the Role of ESD

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      Pages 305-319

      Online Teaching for Biodiversity Conservation

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      Pages 321-334

      Knowledge Dissemination and Best Practice Transfer on Biosafety, Biosecurity and Biorisk Management Through a Sustainable and Effective Education and Awareness System