Environmental Education and Attitudes

@article{Pooley2000EnvironmentalEA,
  title={Environmental Education and Attitudes},
  author={Julie Ann Pooley and Moira O’Connor},
  journal={Environment and Behavior},
  year={2000},
  volume={32},
  pages={711 - 723}
}
The main focus of environmental education programs has been to change environmental behavior through increasing environmental knowledge. As many environmental studies have failed to apply successfully attitude theory in researching environmental attitudes, the present study investigated the cognitive and affective bases of environmental attitudes to indicate that it is what people feel and believe about the environment that determines their attitudes toward it. The findings suggest that for… 

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