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Environmental Organizations and Reasoned Discourse
Language: en
Pages: 358
Authors: Richard M. Robinson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-05 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book explores the meaning and role of “fair and reasoned discourse” in the context of our institutions for environmental decision processes. The book reviews the roles of our “environmental advocacy organizations”—such as The Sierra Club, The Audubon Society, the Environmental Defense Fund—in providing and ensuring that our discourse and
Discourse, Tools and Reasoning
Language: en
Pages: 482
Authors: Lauren B. Resnick, Roger Säljö, Clotilde Pontecorvo, Barbara Burge
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-29 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Not long ago, projections of how office technologies would revolutionize the production of documents in a high-tech future carriedmany promises. The paper less office and the seamless and problem-free sharing of texts and other work materials among co-workers werejust around the corner, we were told. To anyone who has been
Critical Perspectives on the Organization and Improvement of Schooling
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Kenneth A. Sirotnik, Jeannie Oakes
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Major "paradigm shifts"-replacing one "world view" with another regarding what constitutes appropriate knowledge do not happen over night. Centuries usually intervene in the process. Even minor shifts admitting alternative world views into the domain of legitimate knowledge producing theory and practice-require decades of controversy, especially, it seems to us, in
Moral and Political Reasoning in Environmental Practice
Language: en
Pages: 357
Authors: Andrew Light, Avner De-Shalit
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: MIT Press

Essays showing how environmental philosophy can have an impact on the world by integrating abstract reasoning with actual environmental practice.
New Directions in Peacebuilding Evaluation
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Tamra Pearson d’Estrée
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-11 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

In this landmark collection, the voices of pathmakers and innovators in peacebuilding evaluation are assembled to provide new direction for the field. Stock is taken of the development and challenges of engaging in the real-time learning that evaluation requires. Best practices for overcoming challenges are discussed and critiqued, as well