Global Approaches to Sustainability Through Learning and Education

Global Approaches to Sustainability Through Learning and Education

Abdalmuttaleb M.A.Musleh Al-Sartawi (Ahlia University, Bahrain), Khaled Hussainey (University of Portsmouth, UK), Azzam Hannoon (American University in the Emirates, UAE) and Allam Hamdan (Ahlia University, Bahrain)
Projected Release Date: August, 2019|Copyright: © 2020 |Pages: 350
ISBN13: 9781799800620|ISBN10: 1799800628|EISBN13: 9781799800644|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-0062-0

Description

Unequal distribution of wealth, poverty, pollution, and gender inequality are just a few of the problems we face and struggle to eliminate. Sustainable development offers a long-term holistic solution to these problems through meeting the needs of the current generation without endangering the capability of future generations in meeting their own needs. Sustainable education or education for sustainability is a transformative learning paradigm that prepares learners and provides them with knowledge, ethical awareness, skills, values, and attitudes to achieve sustainable goals.

Global Approaches to Sustainability Through Learning and Education is a comprehensive academic publication that facilitates a greater understanding of sustainable development and fosters a culture of sustainability through learning and education. Highlighting a range of topics such as ethics, game-based learning, and knowledge management, this book is ideal for teachers, environmentalists, higher education faculty, activists, curriculum developers, academicians, researchers, professionals, administrators, and policymakers.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data
  • Deep Learning
  • Ethics
  • Game-Based Learning
  • Gender Equality
  • Higher Education
  • Information Technology
  • Knowledge Management
  • Sustainable Education

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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