Young people and the hidden meanings of the everyday: time-space path as a methodological opportunity

  title={Young people and the hidden meanings of the everyday: time-space path as a methodological opportunity},
  author={Sirpa Tani and Outi Surma-aho},
  journal={International Research in Geographical and Environmental Education},
  pages={187 - 203}
  • Sirpa Tani, O. Surma-aho
  • Published 11 July 2012
  • Sociology
  • International Research in Geographical and Environmental Education
The article explores the ways in which young people use their everyday environments and how they give meanings to their surroundings. It concentrates on the potential of the re-interpretations of 1970s time-geography by applying the method of time-space paths to educational contexts in both universities and schools. The point of view is methodological. The piloting phase took place during a number of courses on environmental education of the university level and, based on the experience gained… 


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