By Susan M. Koger
This compelling and insightful textbook demonstrates how 8 significant techniques in psychology – social, psychoanalytical, behavioral, cognitive, physiological, well-being, developmental, and holistic – could be utilized to create a extra sustainable society. After outlining present environmental problems and old antecedents, those a number of views supply tips for altering person and collective habit.
This third version is carefully revised and up-to-date all through, and contours new chapters at the neuropsychology of poisonous exposures, well-being and the psychology of environmental pressure, and developmental psychology. It bargains a complete evaluate of literature in a number of subdisciplines, demonstrating the large applicability and relevance of psychology for addressing impending environmental threats. Like either prior versions, the book’s tone is extensively obtainable and interesting -- and no earlier historical past in psychology or environmental technological know-how is thought or required. using own examples and cartoons support interact the reader. The third variation can be followed by way of on-line assets for instructors.
The Psychology of Environmental difficulties: Psychology for Sustainability, 3rd Edition can be utilized as a first-rate or secondary textbook on a variety of classes in Ecological Psychology, Environmental technology, Sustainability Sciences, Environmental schooling, and Social advertising and marketing. It additionally offers a invaluable source for pro viewers of policymakers, legislators, and people engaged on sustainable communities.
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