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Nature matters: systems thinking and experts

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This free course, Nature matters: systems thinking and experts, explores conceptual tools for assisting our thinking and deliberation on what matters. The notion of 'framing' nature is introduced and three readings provide an understanding of systems thinking for explicitly framing issues of environmental responsibility.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand why systems thinking might be useful and know something about how it can be applied in the context of environmental responsibility
  • describe the significance of environmental pragmatism and cognitive justice as tools for supporting environmental policy and action.

First Published: 17/08/2012

Updated: 17/03/2016

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