Environmental attitude of students in higher education in five European countries

Kenneth Ip, Andrew Miller

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This chapter presents the findings of a survey designed to measure environmental attidudes of students undertaking higher education. Participants included students from Finland, France, Germany, the Netherland and the UK. The investigation attempts to assess personal consumption habits and response to environmental benevolent measures. Significant differences were found in groups with different country origin and sex. Patterns and tendencies of general environmental inclinations as a whole are highlighted. The difficulties, limitations and ongoing research work are also indicated.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEnvironmental engineering education and training
EditorsT.V. Duggan, C.A. Brebbia
Place of PublicationSouthampton, UK
PublisherComputational Mechanics Publications
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)1853123935
Publication statusPublished - 31 Dec 1996


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