By Roland W. Scholz
In an period the place people impact almost the entire earth's tactics, questions come up approximately no matter if we've enough wisdom of human-environment interactions. How will we maintain the Earth's ecosystems to avoid collapses and what roles should still practitioners and scientists play during this strategy? those are the problems vital to the idea that of environmental literacy. This exact ebook offers a accomplished evaluate and research of environmental literacy in the context of environmental technology and sustainable improvement. drawing close the subject from a number of views, it explores the advance of human figuring out of our environment and human-environment interactions within the fields of biology, psychology, sociology, economics and business ecology. The dialogue emphasises the significance of information integration and transdisciplinary techniques as key innovations for knowing advanced human-environment structures (HES). furthermore, the writer defines the HES framework as a template for investigating sustainably coupled human-environment platforms within the twenty first century.