Encouraging Pro Environmental Behaviour

Written By Wokje Abrahamse
Encouraging Pro Environmental Behaviour
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 23 January 2019
  • ISBN : 012811360X
  • Pages : 184 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Encouraging Pro Environmental Behaviour written by Wokje Abrahamse which was release on 23 January 2019, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Encouraging Pro-Environmental Behavior: What Works, What Doesn't, and Why examines the main drivers of human behavior related to environmental sustainability and how we can encourage environmental behavior change in humans. The book explores the underlying barriers and enablers of environmental behavior and outlines key theoretical advances from psychology to improve understanding. It then uses theory-based research in the development of behavior change interventions to critically evaluate empirical evidence on the effectiveness of those interventions. This book will help inform and improve the success of behavior change initiatives to mitigate climate change. Explores what influences behavior: who conserves and why Includes both theory and practice Focuses on water and energy use, food choice and travel behavior Identifies impacts of incentives and interventions

Encouraging Pro Environmental Behaviour

Encouraging Pro Environmental Behaviour
  • Author : Wokje Abrahamse
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-01-23
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Summary : Encouraging Pro-Environmental Behavior: What Works, What Doesn't, and Why examines the main drivers of human behavior related to environmental sustainability and how we can encourage environmental behavior change in humans. The book explores the underlying barriers and enablers of environmental behavior and outlines key theoretical advances from psychology to improve ...

Using the Visual and Performing Arts to Encourage Pro Environmental Behaviour

Using the Visual and Performing Arts to Encourage Pro Environmental Behaviour
  • Author : David Curtis
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06
  • Total pages : 487
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Summary : Ecoarts practice is evolving quickly as a practice. While much of it is made by individual artists working alone, artists are increasingly combining into multi-artist collectives, and collaborating with scientists, sustainability professionals, industry or the community to develop artworks with quite far-reaching effects. This book describes an extraordinary range of ...

Encouraging Pro environmental Behaviours

Encouraging Pro environmental Behaviours
  • Author : Gianluca Grilli,John A. Curtis
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Summary : Many urgent environmental problems can be mitigated with more sustainable use of resource. An acknowledgement of which is a growing interest among policy practitioners in encouraging pro-environmental behaviour change initiatives. The effect of anthropic pressure on the environment is long known and the first pro-environmental behaviour studies date back to ...

Encouraging Pro Environmental Behavior

Encouraging Pro   Environmental Behavior
  • Author : Sami Ullah
  • Publisher : LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 64
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Summary : The case study examines how eco-friendly behaviour can be promoted within an organisation. The University of Leicester was taken as a case study in order to understand the factors essential for the promotion of green behaviour within an organisation. These factors are identified and grouped into three categories: internal factors, ...

Research Handbook on Employee Pro Environmental Behaviour

Research Handbook on Employee Pro Environmental Behaviour
  • Author : Victoria K. Wells,Diana Gregory-Smith,Danae Manika
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-06-29
  • Total pages : 528
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Summary : This Research Handbook brings together leading academics of employee pro-environmental behaviour to highlight the key features and challenges of this growing field. The international contributors draw on studies from across the methodological spectrum, examine employee behaviour and discuss how pro-environmental behaviour can be fostered and encouraged, inspecting the impact for ...

Environmental Psychology

Environmental Psychology
  • Author : Linda Steg,Agnes E. van den Berg,Judith I. M. de Groot
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-04-09
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Summary : Environmental Psychology: An Introduction offers a research-based introduction to the psychological relationship between humans and their built and natural environments and discusses how sustainable environments can be created to the benefit of both people and nature Explores the environment's effects on human wellbeing and behaviour, factors influencing environmental behaviour and ...

The Psychology of Pro Environmental Communication

The Psychology of Pro Environmental Communication
  • Author : Christian A. Klöckner
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-06-30
  • Total pages : 271
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Summary : The environment is part of everyone's life but there are difficulties in communicating complex environmental problems, such as climate change, to a lay audience. In this book Klöckner defines environmental communication, providing a comprehensive and up-to-date analysis of the issues involved in encouraging pro-environmental behaviour....

Pro environmental Behaviour in the Workplace

 Pro environmental Behaviour in the Workplace
  • Author : O. Studynka
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 129
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Summary : Wageningen University and Research Centre is attempting to reduce the environmental impact of its employees. Thus, Wageningen UR will become more sustainable. This study is conducted for Sustainable employee taskforce. One of the goals of Sustainable employee group is to encourage sustainable behaviour on the micro level – the employees of ...

Journal of Community Guidance and Research

Journal of Community Guidance and Research
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Environment Planning A

Environment   Planning A
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Nudging and Pro environmental Behaviour

Nudging and Pro environmental Behaviour
  • Author : Anne Sofie Elberg Nielsen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Total pages : 69
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Summary : This study explores how nudging instruments are used to encourage environmentally friendly behavior within energy consumption, waste management and resource efficiency. The study results provide very interesting examples of nudging resulting in reduced energy consumption in households due to providing real-time information, peer comparison and the use of green defaults, ...

The Earthscan Reader in Sustainable Consumption

The Earthscan Reader in Sustainable Consumption
  • Author : Tim Jackson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 402
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Summary : Providing a coherent synthesis of key contributions to the literature on consumption and sustainability, this work comprises a substantive collection of selected papers and extracts from books, journals and institutional publications....

Changing Environmental Behaviour

Changing Environmental Behaviour
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 251
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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The Focus Theory of Normative Conduct

The Focus Theory of Normative Conduct
  • Author : Ellen Weir
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 94
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Summary : Unsustainable food systems in the United States warrant adjusting food consumption behaviors to help mitigate negative environmental impacts. To effectively influence pro-environmental (`green') consumption behaviors it is necessary to first understand purchasing behaviors. Existing research suggests that social normative influence is an important component in encouraging pro-environmental behavior. The Focus ...

Can an App change the world Persuasive Affordance Design in Mindful Meerkats

Can an App change the world  Persuasive Affordance Design in  Mindful Meerkats
  • Author : Jonas Wolterstorff
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release Date : 2017-04-13
  • Total pages : 154
  • ISBN : 012811360X
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Summary : Sustainable Development is in desperate need of understanding human behaviour. Most issues that are considered vital require being tackled from the ground up. However, other fields have to be pulled in to make sense of behavioural patterns. These are Persuasive Technology, Human-Computer-Interaction, Design and Motivational Psychology. Grounding the argumentation on ...