Ch 15: Global Sustainability Efforts

About This Chapter

Work through this collection of environmental science lessons to review current global sustainability efforts. These study resources can help you quickly prepare for upcoming exams, bring up your grades, catch up on missed class information and much more.

Global Sustainability Efforts - Chapter Summary

These environmental science study resources help you define and understand the applications of global sustainability efforts. As you work through the chapter, you'll find engaging lessons that break down current global environmental laws, worldviews, organizations and technologies. You'll also evaluate issues pertaining to sustainability in the developing world. This chapter is designed to help you:

  • Compare and contrast Western and deep ecology environmental worldviews
  • Identify major international treaties and laws related to the global environment
  • Understand how non-governmental organizations (NGOs) help environmental sustainability
  • Contextualize sustainability in developing nations
  • Evaluate the uses of technology in sustainability

After you complete each lesson, try the accompanying self-assessment quiz to make sure you've taken away important definitions and concepts. Our instructors are available to answer your questions, and you can navigate to specific lesson topics using your interactive course Dashboard feature. Finally, we've made the chapter accessible on any computer or mobile device so you can study whenever it's convenient.

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