Essays about: "pro-environmental behaviour"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 39 essays containing the words pro-environmental behaviour.

  1. 1. Influencing identity through objects in ‘constructed realities’ : The role of a ‘diegetic prototype’ in influencing a person's sense of identity in relation to nature

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Maskinkonstruktion

    Author : Mia Shu; [2020]
    Keywords : identity; environmental identity; human-nature connection; speculative design; design fiction; diegetic prototype; transition design; food; home;

    Abstract : Human-nature connection is recognized for its importance for our well-being, development of our environmental identity, and potentially leading to pro-environmental behaviour due to the support of an individual’s intrinsic values. However, the fostering of this connection is not supported and being implemented within society at large. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bridging Cognitive and Emotional Learning : Didactical Contributions of Constructive Journalism to Climate Change Education

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Juliane Höhle; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Climate Change Education; Didactical Intervention; Constructive Journalism; Cognitive Learning; Emotional Learning;

    Abstract : To fight climate change, people need to change their behaviours towards emitting fewer greenhouse gases and build a system that is resilient towards the future shocks that climate change will create. Education can be seen as a key factor in behaviour change. READ MORE

  3. 3. Predicting Pro-environmental Behaviours with Locus of Control and Ecoanxiety

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Filippa Sjöstrand; Emilie Hansen; [2020]
    Keywords : climate change; locus of control; ecoanxiety; trait anxiety; pro-environmental behaviours.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The climate crisis is not only affecting the physical world, but individuals’ mental health. The concept of ecoanxiety has reached major attention in the public discourse and more individuals report psychological consequences as a result of climate change. READ MORE

  4. 4. The effect of marketing appeals on consumers' intention to pro-environmental behaviour : A social marketing study applying the Theory of planned behaviour in Jönköping, Sweden

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Senja Lunden; LisaBeth Sundström; Aya Suliman; [2020]
    Keywords : Social Marketing; Theory of Planned Behaviour; Marketing Appeals; Intention to Behavioural Change; Palm oil;

    Abstract : Background: Due to increasing environmental issues, the social marketing efforts from organisations are increasing with the aim to push for more sustainable behaviour. One recurring issue in these campaigns is palm oil production. READ MORE

  5. 5. The meaning of tree planting : a symbolic interactionist understanding of the behaviour of tree planting in the Byron Shire

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Zia Flook; [2020]
    Keywords : Tree planting; reforestation; participation; pro-environmental behaviour; symbolic interactionism; meaning; Byron Bay;

    Abstract : As we enter a changed climate the understanding of what motivates and sustains participation in pro-environmental behaviours has never been more important. Planting trees to reforest vast areas of the world has the potential for numerous ecological and human benefits. READ MORE