Introduction, Chapter One and Chapter Two - click to read

The PhD titled 'The Visual Communication of Ecological Literacy: Designing, Learning and Emergent Ecological Perception' is now available to download on this site. This AHRC funded doctorate by Dr. Joanna Boehnert was based in the School of Architecture and Design at the University of Brighton. Individual chapters can downloaded here. If you would like a printable copy of the entire on-line version, it can be downloaded for £11. Dr. Boehnert, founding director of EcoLabs. Double click on the image above to read the first two chapters on-line.
Chapter Two of my PhD (titled: 'Ecological Literacy') is now published here. This chapter presents a brief history of ecology, holistic science and systems theory. It describes the relevance of ecological epistemologies and critical ecopedagogy. It also proposes typologies of ecological literacy and describes the difference between sustainability and ecological literacy.