Consumerism of the Future by Angela Royston


Consumerism of the Future by Angela Royston

Eco-Action looks at the new technologies that will help to save our way of life on the planet, with a particular focus on reducing dependency on fossil fuels and output of carbon dioxide.An upbeat approach explains the problems but with an emphasis on current and future possible solutions. Action boxes throughout suggest ways readers can make changes, encouraging them to engage with the topic and increasing their understanding of personal responsibility. This book looks at pros and cons of alternative energies and lifestyle choices so students can make up their own minds. It includes case studies from around the world enabling students to apply their understanding to real-life situations.

About the Author

ANGELA ROYSTON has written lots of science books for children, including several series on the human body, health, animals, ecology and space. She grew up in Scotland and now lives in London. Angela enjoys travelling, walking, reading and spending time with her family.

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48 pages
Interest Age: 11-15 years


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Publication date

15th September 2008



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