Definition of Permaculture
(noun) The development of human communities and agricultural ecosystems that are intended to be permanent and sustainable.
International Phonetic Alphabet
- American English – /ˈpərməˌkəltʃər/
- British English – /ˈpəːməkʌltʃə/
- Plural: permacultures
- A (noun) permaculturist or (noun) permaculturalist studies permaculture.
- agrarian society
- hunting and gathering
- mode of production
- physical environment
- slash and burn
- subsistence strategy
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “permaculture.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved June 6, 2020 (http://sociologydictionary.org/permaculture/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
permaculture. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from http://sociologydictionary.org/permaculture/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “permaculture.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed June 6, 2020. http://sociologydictionary.org/permaculture/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“permaculture.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 6 Jun. 2020. <http://sociologydictionary.org/permaculture/>.