C12.11 Geographical Education

Session: Changing Practices in Geography Education: Meeting the Challenges of the Future 2: Innovation in Curriculum 2

Chairpersons: John Lidstone

The didactics and learning contents on education for sustainable development in geographical education: A comparative study of Germany and Japan

Hiroaki Sakaue (1), Takuya Iwamura (2)

(1) Graduate School of Education, Hiroshima City University

(2) Yamaguchi Agricultural High School


Concepts, development, and trends in spatial thinking

Sarah Bednarz, Robert Bednarz, Department of Geography, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University


The geographical identity in landscape ecology: The concepts of environment and their representations

Fernando Bernardes, Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning, University of Lisbon


Problematizing place: Issues in the geography classroom

Charles Rawding, Faculty of Education, Edge Hill University