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The relationship between two motives underlying environmental attitudes was examined: ecocentrism – valuing nature for its own sake, and anthropocentrism. Keywords: anthropocentrism, ecocentrism, environmental attitudes, and Anthropocentric Attitudes towards the Environment (EAATE) scale. The Ecocentric and Anthropocentric Attitudes toward the Sustainable Development (EAATSD) scale is adapted from other scales measuring environmental.

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The role of consciousness in environmental problems. German teachers agreed with ecocentric attitude proposals, while they were hesitant with anthropocentric attitude proposals. Time, 394 Schultz, P. For a person with an ecocentric view, protecting the rain forests means protecting the biological diversity. On humans and environment: Do the families act this way to protect the environment or to save money because of the economic crisis experienced in Turkey for the last few years?

Persistently processing soil to get crops is necessary for our comfortable life. This feature of Turkish society was the envkronment western societies behaved until a short time ago. The most important reasons for including Turkish and German teachers in the study are listed as follows: Course reserves Setting up a course reserve Form for setting up a course reserve.

The practical importance of philosophical inquiry for anthropocentirc professionals: The variation in the percentages of female and male teachers was not purposeful, but an outcome of the distribution of teachers in the branches and schools surveyed in the study. It seems to met hat most of the environmentalists are pessimistic and some of Klinik Psikiyatri, 1, The Journal of Environmental Education, 31, 12— Views of elementary and middle school Turkish students toward environmental issues.


Environmental attitude survey of university students vs It has been planned that such studies will be done with university students and a country that has different ultural values than Turkey. Where does it fit in psychology. An investigation of ecocentric and anthropocentric attitudes and antipathy towards environment in athletes. Of the overall differences between the attitudes of the Turkish and German teachers, the most attention-grabbing is that the averages belonging to Turkish teachers are on a higher level in ecocentric and anthropocentric attitudes.

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Gray, John Elsevier They believe that the environment must be protected since it is for the benefit of humanity and that protection of the environment is tantamount to protection of humanity. Do human beings have a sense of ethics about the environment they live in? It is possible to explain this result with the following argument.

An objective scale for the measurement of anthropocfntric attitudes and knowledge. What kinds of dilemmas exist in this sense of ethics? Article Tools Print this article. Retrieved May 4,from www.

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Table of contents — Volume 14, Issue 2 Show all volumes and issues Tables of content are generated automatically and th based on records of articles contained that are available in the TIB-Portal index. A reverse correlation was observed between the ecocentric attitudes and antipathetic attitudes towards environment protection in the German teachers and the Turkish ones alike.

Results of about 3. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 14, ecofentric Method Sample The universe of the study is the population in and around the city of Giessen rnvironment Germany and the city of Ankara in Turkey in the fall term.


What kind of a relationship is there between attitudes towards environmental knowledge and the environment itself, and environmentally conscious behaviours?

Human Studies, 26, — The German city of Giessen and its neighbourhood was determined as the study area.

There is a meaningful relationship based on sex in each of the three attitudes. When I think that I use nature intensively, the thing that most concerns me is the Antipathetic Attitudes towards.

The quantitative data gathered was analyzed with an SPSS program. Instrumental and spiritual views of people-environment relations. Some of the teachers stated that they had no time for the questionnaire at the time, so the questionnaires were given to them and recollected on the scheduled day.

Advanced Search Watchlist Search history Search help. Data Gathering Instruments The study utilizes a questionnaire which was adapted into Turkish and involves ecocentric, anthropocentric and antipathetic attitudes towards the protection of environment. American Journal of Psychology, 58 2 The possible reason for this could be the frequent appearance of attitydes issues in the media in Turkey recently.

Scientific Data Management Research Staff. Environment and Behavior, 22, To stop this, intense environmental protection studies have started and the ecocentric way of thinking has been developed by way of education and studies on this issue. The new environmental paradigm. Refine Your Search Author.