Partenariats pour le developpement territorial (Update by André Torre,Dominique Vollet

By André Torre,Dominique Vollet

Les activities en faveur du développement des territoires ruraux et agricoles, confrontées aux profondes mutations de ces espaces, ne font aujourd’hui plus consensus. Ces changements conduisent à l. a. mise en œuvre de nouvelles pratiques, fondées sur de nouvelles connaissances et de nouvelles formes de coordination entre acteurs.
Issu des travaux réalisés dans le cadre du programme PSDR three, cet ouvrage reveal tout d’abord des démarches de recherche en partenariat au carrier du développement des territoires, avant de présenter des méthodes et outils co-construits avec les acteurs locaux (tels que diagnostics et dispositifs de formation, démarches participatives dans le cadre de processus de planification), dans différents secteurs agricoles ou forestiers, puis au niveau territorial.
Le livre examine les enjeux sectoriels et territoriaux à travers des cas d’étude concrets. Quelques exemples sont révélateurs du caractère exemplaire et reproductible des démarches présentées : évaluation du potentiel d’une filière protéagineuse en Bourgogne ; démarche d’intelligence territoriale de los angeles filière lait en Normandie ; méthode d’analyse conjointe de l. a. politique forestière et de los angeles planification foncière dans une region sous effect urbaine en Gascogne ; outils de modélisation SIG en vue de l’insertion d’unités de méthanisation en Bretagne. Ces expériences, ainsi que d’autres présentées dans l’ouvrage, peuvent constituer autant de issues d’appui, voire de références pour les acteurs des territoires.
Chercheurs et praticiens trouveront dans ce livre les bases méthodologiques et des exemples d’outils tout à fait pertinents pour repenser le développement territorial.

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Schooling for Sustainable Development in Europe: Concepts, by Rolf Jucker,Reiner Mathar

By Rolf Jucker,Reiner Mathar

This publication examines the implementation of schooling for Sustainable improvement (ESD) courses in colleges throughout Europe. It describes and analyzes how person nations and the area as an entire have demonstrated instructing and studying how you can aid scholars increase the knowledge had to be a part of a sustainable society.

Featuring chapters written through specialists all through Europe, the ebook first offers a common assessment of ESD in a number of contexts, together with the state of the art of ESD thought and conceptual improvement; political and social research; some of the thoughts of ESD expertise; and instructor education. subsequent, the e-book info how ESD has been carried out in several ecu nations and areas, together with: Sweden, Italy, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Catalonia, Hungary, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Flanders, France, Cyprus, united kingdom and the Netherlands.

In popularity of schooling as a motor of switch, the United international locations basic meeting declared a Decade of schooling for Sustainable improvement (2005-2014), calling for the mixing of sustainable improvement into all facets of schooling and studying. within this publication, readers will locate info on what has been performed, in addition to exams of what extra may be performed, throughout Europe. it is going to support readers achieve beneficial insights into tips to aid scholars increase the information, talents and values had to form a sustainable future.

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Topics and Trends in Current Science Education: 9th ESERA by Catherine Bruguière,Andrée Tiberghien,Pierre Clément

By Catherine Bruguière,Andrée Tiberghien,Pierre Clément

This e-book good points 35 of most sensible papers from the ninth eu technological know-how schooling study organization convention, ESERA 2011, held in Lyon, France, September 5th-9th 2011. The ESERA foreign convention featured a few 1,200 individuals from Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe in addition to North and South the US supplying perception into the sector on the finish of the 1st decade of the twenty first century.
This booklet provides reviews that symbolize the present orientations of analysis in technology schooling and contains reports in numerous academic traditions from around the globe. it really is equipped into six elements round the 3 poles (content, scholars, lecturers) and their interrelations of technology schooling: after a normal presentation of the quantity (first part), the second one half issues SSI (Socio-Scientific concerns) facing new forms of content material, the 3rd the academics, the fourth the scholars, the 5th the relationships among educating and studying, and the 6th the educating assets and the curricula.

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Qualitative Research in STEM: Studies of Equity, Access, and by Sherry Marx

By Sherry Marx

Qualitative examine in STEM examines the groundbreaking strength of qualitative study how to handle problems with social justice, fairness, and sustainability in STEM. a suite of empirical experiences carried out by means of trendy STEM researchers, this e-book examines the studies and demanding situations confronted by means of ordinarily marginalized teams in STEM, such a lot significantly culturally and linguistically varied scholars and girls. Investigations into those matters, in addition to the excessive dropout price between engineering scholars and problems with educational integrity in STEM, include distinct motives of the research methodologies utilized in each one case. members additionally supply own narratives that percentage their views at the advantages of qualitative learn methodologies for the themes explored. via a number of qualitative methodologies, together with participatory motion learn, Indigenous learn, and significant ethnography, this quantity goals to bare and treatment the inequalities inside of STEM schooling today.

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Time for Science Education: How Teaching the History and by Michael Matthews

By Michael Matthews

The book's argument relies, as do so much proposals in schooling, upon cer­ tain positions within the philosophy of schooling. i feel that schooling might be essentially concerned about constructing realizing, with initiation into worthy­ whereas traditions of highbrow success, and with constructing capacities for transparent, analytic and significant concept. those were the long-accepted ambitions of liberal schooling. In a liberal schooling, scholars may still come to grasp and appre­ ciate numerous disciplines, be aware of them at a suitable intensity, see the interconnectedness of the disciplines, or the modes of concept, and at last have a few serious disposition towards what's being discovered, to be surely open­ minded approximately highbrow issues. those liberal objectives are contrasted with pursuits akin to specialist education, activity education, advertising of vanity, social engineering, leisure, or numerous different putative reasons of education which are enunciated through politicians, directors, and educators. The book's argument will be in step with different perspectives of schooling­ specially ones in regards to the education of experts (sometimes referred to as a qualified view of education)-but the argument matches most sensible with a liberal view of schooling. The liberal wish has continually been that if schooling is finished good, then different in keeping with­ sonal and social items will persist with. the advance of proficient, severe, and ethical capacities is the cornerstone for private and social achievements.

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Analyzing Qualitative Data: Systematic Approaches by H. Russell Bernard,Amber Y. Wutich,Gery W. Ryan

By H. Russell Bernard,Amber Y. Wutich,Gery W. Ryan

The totally up-to-date Second Edition of Analyzing Qualitative info: Systematic Approaches via H. Russell Bernard, Amber Wutich, and Gery W. Ryan provides systematic equipment for interpreting qualitative facts with transparent and easy-to-understand steps. the 1st part is an outline of the fundamentals, from picking out an issue to gathering information, and coding to discovering issues, whereas the second one part covers varied tools of study, together with grounded conception, content material research, analytic induction, semantic community research, ethnographic selection modeling, and extra. genuine examples drawn from social technological know-how and future health literature besides rigorously crafted, hands-on workouts on the finish of every bankruptcy permit readers to grasp key concepts and follow them to their very own disciplines. 

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In Defense of Science: Why Scientific Literacy Matters by Frank R. Spellman,Joni Price-Bayer

By Frank R. Spellman,Joni Price-Bayer

this present day, just a couple of humans outdoors of the clinical group are conversant with the culture of technological know-how and its many breakthroughs. the remainder are scientifically illiterate. So say Frank R. Spellman and Joni Price-Bayer, authors of In safeguard of technology: Why clinical Literacy concerns. This publication explains why usual electorate must have an knowing of technology, its tools, and its groundbreaking discoveries. The authors introduce the main easy clinical techniques in obtainable and simple language. alongside the way in which they debunk numerous misconceptions of technology and scientists, and arrive at a view of technological know-how as a vital part of society, coverage, and daily life. The ebook starts off with an advent to technological know-how and its easy innovations, together with a short and wonderful heritage of technological know-how and medical discoveries, prior to taking over present perspectives of technology in society. It surveys the numerous assets of our principles of technology, together with popular culture, classics of literature, information media, and political discourse. a lot of the knowledge from those resources has a tendency to lie to, and the one option to safeguard opposed to such incorrect information is to develop into scientifically literate, and advertise clinical literacy in society. The publication hence delves into the explanations that such a lot of humans do not realize simple medical rules and don't stay alongside of clinical breakthroughs, and finishes via reading the present nation of technology schooling. It comprises many assets for additional studying, and is gifted in a fascinating and unique means. It deals a lot nutrients for idea for someone considering technological know-how in modern-day world.

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Chimeras, Hybrids, and Interspecies Research: Politics and by Andrea L. Bonnicksen

By Andrea L. Bonnicksen

In his 2006 nation of the Union speech, President George W. Bush requested the U.S. Congress to ban the "most egregious abuses of clinical research," akin to the "creation of animal–human hybrids." The president's message echoed that of a 2004 record by means of the President's Council on Bioethics, which suggested that hybrid human–animal embryos be banned via Congress.

Discussions of early interspecies study, within which cells or DNA are interchanged among people and nonhumans at early levels of improvement, can usually devolve into sweeping statements, colourful imagery, and complicated coverage. even supposing contemporary coverage advisory teams have gotten extra proficient, debate remains to be restricted by way of the interchangeable use of phrases corresponding to chimeras and hybrids, a bent to regard all kinds of interspecies alike, the failure to differentiate among laboratory examine and procreation, and never sufficient critical coverage justification. Andrea Bonnicksen seeks to appreciate purposes at the back of help of and disdain for interspecies examine in such parts as chimerism, hybridization, interspecies nuclear move, cross-species embryo move, and transgenics. She highlights claims critics make opposed to early interspecies stories: that the examine will violate human dignity and that it may well bring about procreation. Are those claims enough to justify restrictive coverage?

Bonnicksen rigorously illustrates the demanding situations of constructing coverage for delicate and infrequently sensationalized research—research that touches deep-seated values and that probes the boundary among human and nonhuman animals.

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Storytelling in Science and Literature (Aperçus: Histories by Margery Arent Safir,Mieke Bal,Roald Hoffmann,Evelyn Fox

By Margery Arent Safir,Mieke Bal,Roald Hoffmann,Evelyn Fox Keller,Jean-Michel Rabaté

This amassing of eminent thinkers from the sciences and the arts engages a typical topic: In what methods does language—and storytelling in particular—deal with ethics in technological know-how, in literature, and in different paintings types? Evelyn Fox Keller, Jean-Michel Rabaté, Mieke Bal, and Roald Hoffmann discover ways that technological know-how and rhetoric, politics and fiction, technology and storytelling, and ethics and aesthetics are deeply and creatively imbricated with one another, instead of precise and autonomous.

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FiB-Handbuch: Individuelle Begleitung in der zweijährigen by Ruth Wolfensberger

By Ruth Wolfensberger

Dieses book enthält komplexe Grafiken und Tabellen, welche nur auf E-Readern intestine lesbar sind, auf denen sich Bilder vergrössern lassen.

Jugendliche begleiten - eine Herausforderung! Fachkundige individuelle Begleitung (FiB) steht den Jugendlichen der zweijährigen Grundbildung zu, es sind aber nicht nur diese Jugendlichen, die während ihrer Ausbildung Begleitung brauchen. Wer sind diese Jugendlichen? was once bewegt sie? Wo scheitern sie? used to be brauchen sie? Wie sieht ein wirkungsvolles training aus? used to be heisst Förderdiagnostik? Wer kann diese Jugendlichen begleiten, beraten, unterstützen?

Die Lebenswelt der Jugendlichen hat sich verändert. Das aktualisierte FiB-Handbuch nimmt Bezug auf die komplexen Herausforderungen, vermittelt Erfahrungen und bewährte Modelle. Anhand von Beiträgen verschiedener Fachpersonen aus Theorie und Praxis wird aufgezeigt, wie Jugendliche - nicht nur in der zweijährigen Grundbildung - erfolgreich begleitet werden können. Es richtet sich an alle, die Jugendliche auf ihrem Weg in die Arbeitswelt unterstützen.

Mit Beiträgen von: Gianni Zarotti, Urs Zürcher, Rolf Hanselmann, Andreas Grassi, Joseph Eigenmann, Georges Kübler, Dagmar Bach, Waltraud Sempert und Nanette Wälti.

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