Sustainability In Higher Education by J. Paulo Davim

Sustainability In Higher Education

byJ. Paulo DavimEditorJ. Paulo Davim

Paperback | August 24, 2015

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Support in higher education is an emerging area of great interest to professors, researchers and students in academic institutions.Sustainability in Higher Educationprovides discussions on the exchange of information between different aspects of sustainability in higher education. This book includes chapter contributions from authors who have provided case studies on various areas of education for sustainability.

  • focus on sustainability
  • present studies in aspects related with higher education
  • explores a variety of educational aspects from an sustainable perspective

About The Author

J. Paulo Davim is Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Portugal. He has more than 25 years of teaching and research experience in manufacturing, materials and mechanical engineering, with special emphasis in machining and tribology, whilst recently developing interest in sustainable manufacturing...
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Title:Sustainability In Higher EducationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:August 24, 2015Publisher:Woodhead PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0081003676

ISBN - 13:9780081003671

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Putting Sustainable Development in Practice: Campus Greening as a Tool for Institutional Sustainability Efforts
Chapter 2: Management Education for Sustainability Deriving learning formats from competence requirements
Chapter 3: U.S. and International Community-based Sustainability Projects for Deep Learning
Chapter 4: Inculcating Sustainability Among First Year Engineering Students Using Cooperative Problem Based Learning
Chapter 5: Sustainability in Higher Education