The role of intergenerational influence in waste education programmes: the THAW project.

@article{Maddox2011TheRO,
  title={The role of intergenerational influence in waste education programmes: the THAW project.},
  author={Peter J. Maddox and Christopher Doran and Ian David Williams and Monika Kus},
  journal={Waste management},
  year={2011},
  volume={31 12},
  pages={2590-600}
}
Whilst the education of young people is often seen as a part of the solution to current environmental problems seeking urgent attention, it is often forgotten that their parents and other household members can also be educated/influenced via home-based educational activities. This paper explores the theory of intergenerational influence in relation to school based waste education. Waste Watch, a UK-based environmental charity (www.wastewatch.org.uk), has pioneered a model that uses practical… CONTINUE READING