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Research Article

How Environmental Attitudes Interact with Cognitive Learning in a Science Lesson Module

Table 1

Exploratory factor analysis for the 2-MEV for 10 items, .


1PP: It upsets me to see the countryside taken over by building sites..782
7PP: Dirty industrial smokes from chimneys make me angry..700
15UN: Humans do not have the right to change nature as they see fit..592
9PP: It is interesting to know what kind of creatures live in ponds or rivers..566
18UN: Human beings are not more important than other creatures. .434
17UP: We must build more roads so people can travel to the countryside. .736
19UP: People worry too much about pollution..689
16UP: We need to clear forests in order to grow crops..568
3PN: We don’t need to set aside areas to protect endangered species. .556
14UP: Nature is always able to restore itself..384

% of the variance24.1914.56

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