Essays about: "Impacts"

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  1. 1. "THREATENED AND THREATENING SEAS" Children’s Perceptions of the Marine Environment and Environmental Attitudes towards Marine Pollution in Kuta, Lombok

    University essay from

    Author : Roos van der Meijden; [2020-10-19]
    Keywords : Early childhood learners; environmental attitudes; environmental perspectives; human-nature relation; marine pollution;

    Abstract : Aim:The aim of this study was to investigate early childhood learners’ (5-8 years old) perceptions of the marine environment (beach and sea) and their environmental attitudes towards marine pollution through an educational intervention consisting of a drawing exercise and an in-class discussion.Theory:Social-cognitive theory was used from which to explore environmental perspectives environmental attitudes, and the human-nature relation/connection. READ MORE

  2. 2. Acid sulphate soil in Falkenberg on the west coast of Sweden - The first discovery of active acid sulphate soil outside the Baltic Basin

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Ida Kling Jonasson; [2020-09-09]
    Keywords : Acid sulphate soil on the Swedish west coast; formational environment; Tapes transgression; Resistivity measurements; Baltic Basin;

    Abstract : Active AS soil has several negative impacts on the environment due to their ability to severely decreasepH-values and mobilize metals bound in the soil. The negative impacts can especially be seen in aquaticenvironments that drains an active AS soil. READ MORE

  3. 3. Norms, Nudging, and Sustainable Consumption- An interactive online experiment evaluating the impact of descriptive and injunctive norms on the consumption of sustainability labelled products

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Viktor Johansson; [2020-08-31]
    Keywords : nudging; sustainable consumption; injunctive norm; descriptive norm; Fairtrade; KRAV; EU Organic;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  4. 4. DELIBERATIVE DEMOCRACY AND EDUCATION - in context, in theory and in empirical research

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Axel Rödström; [2020-08-28]
    Keywords : deliberative democracy; citizenship education; philosophy of education;

    Abstract : This master's thesis problematizes the deliberative citizenship education model from three different perspectives. It contains three substudies, which all investigate how deliberativedemocracy has been modelled on deliberative criteria for discussions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Reforestation & Marine Permaculture: Does the Method Affect the Willingness To Pay for Carbon Offsetting? A Randomised Contingent Valuation Study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Elice Fällström; August Schelin; [2020-07-24]
    Keywords : Carbon offsetting; Reforestation; Marine permaculture; Contingent valuation; Willingness to pay; Samhällsvetenskapligt miljövetarprogram;

    Abstract : Failing to limit global mean surface temperature rise to 1.5°C risks leading to irreversible environmental degradation. One measure to mitigate global warming is carbon offsetting through increasing biotic carbon sequestration. READ MORE