Karen Spehr was co-director of Community Change and a psychologist who worked for 28 years on changing people’s behaviour in relation to the environment. In partnership with environment protection agencies, local and state government and NGOs in Australia, New Zealand and the United States. Karen worked to reduce littering in public places and help change household water and energy saving habits. Her work on littering behaviour, received an Australasian Environmental Excellency Award and she was the founding director of the Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement.

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Litter-ology: Understanding Littering and the Secrets to Clean Public Places
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
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Imagine if all our public places were clean and free of litter. In Litter-ology, environmental psychologists Karen Spehr & Rob Curnow share insights gained from over 20 years working on changing people’s disposal behaviour. Based on up to date research evidence, Litter-ology is a highly readable guide for all those who are trying to get results in keeping their public places clean & litter free.

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