Spotlight on ... Capitalism as If the World Matters by Jonathon Porritt
Matthewman, Sasha, Geography
Spotlight on ...
Capitalism as if the World Matters by Jonathon Porritt
Environmental issues are on the political agenda as never before, and this concern has filtered through to mainstream debates about schooling. As David Lambert reports in this issue, in October 2007 the BBC News headlined with a story about a High Court Judge's ruling on the UK government's distribution of Al Gore's film about climate change, An Inconvenient Truth. From September 2008 the national curriculum will require that schools teach about sustainable development. While geographers may argue that environmental issues have always been at the heart of their discipline, and many teachers will point …
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Publication information: Article title: Spotlight on ... Capitalism as If the World Matters by Jonathon Porritt. Contributors: Matthewman, Sasha - Author. Journal title: Geography. Volume: 93. Issue: 1 Publication date: Spring 2008. Page number: 52+. © Geographical Association Spring 2007. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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