Learning From Hermit Crabs, Mycelia, and Banyan

Schools as Centers of Critical Inquiry and Renormatization

Authored by: Heesoon Bai , Serena Romanycia

International Handbook of Research on Environmental Education

Print publication date:  December  2012
Online publication date:  May  2013

Print ISBN: 9780415892384
eBook ISBN: 9780203813331
Adobe ISBN: 9781136699313


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Most species of hermit crabs have long soft abdomens [that] are protected from predators by the adaptation of carrying around a salvaged empty seashell into which the whole crab's body can retract …. As the hermit crab grows in size, it has to find a larger shell and abandon the previous one. (Wikipedia, 2009b, para. 1–2)

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