This presentation was featured at the Will Steger Foundation's 2008 Summer Institute. This PowerPoint was presented by psychologist Christie Manning. This short presentation explains the social barriers to sustainable behavior and how to overcome these obstacles.
ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING MATERIALS
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TEACHING NOTES / CONTEXT FOR USE
This presentation would be useful in a sustainable course more directed at the social sciences than the natural sciences. It explains social norms and the proper ways of making use of those norms to inspire sustainable behavior.
Assessment is at the discretion of the educator.