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The sustainability transformation : how to accelerate positive change in challenging times

Author: Alan AtKisson
Publisher: London ; Washington, DC : Earthscan, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Sustainability Transformation is a must-read for anyone trying to make sense of what is happening to our world - and wanting to change it for the better. Renowned consultant and communicator Alan AtKisson, author of the sustainability classic Believing Cassandra, cuts through the jargon and illuminates the essentials in this highly readable and motivational work. The Sustainability Transformation covers theory  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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AtKisson, Alan, 1960-
Sustainability transformation.
London ; Washington, DC : Earthscan, ©2011
(DLC) 2010046065
(OCoLC)673420863
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alan AtKisson
ISBN: 9781136537257 1136537252 9781849775700 1849775702
OCLC Number: 801405302
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 323 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Contents; List of Figures; Preface to the Paperback Edition; Prologue: The Myth of Isis and Osiris: A Retelling; A Letter to H.; Chapter 1 The Hope Graph; Chapter 2 The Meeting at Hotel Petrol; Chapter 3 The Golden Coffin; Chapter 4 Murder in The Big Easy; Chapter 5 Solving a Very Big Problem; Chapter 6 Make Money, Do Good ... and Save the World; Chapter 7 A Compass for the 21st Century; Chapter 8 How to Build a Pyramid; Chapter 9 Journey into the Amoeba; Chapter 10 Playing with Power; Chapter 11 An Army for Sustainability; Coda; Notes and References; Appendices; Index.
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Suitable for those trying to make sense of what is happening to our world - and wanting to change it for the better, this book covers theory and practice, tools and strategies, the opportunities and  Read more...

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