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Synchronizing science and technology with human behaviour

Author: Ralf Brand
Publisher: London ; Sterling VA : Earthscan, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'A rare achievement, one of the first books to link technological and behavioural change to the sustainability agenda'Charles Landry, author of The Creative City'Any course interested in sustainable development in practice would benefit from the case studies here'Dr Adrian Smith, SPRU Science and Technology Policy Research Unit, University of Sussex, UKTwo disjointed voices can be identified in the prevailing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Brand, Ralf.
Synchronizing science and technology with human behaviour.
London ; Sterling VA : Earthscan, 2005
(DLC) 2005027699
(OCoLC)61748290
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ralf Brand
ISBN: 9781849775908 1849775907 9781136535864 1136535861
OCLC Number: 669492279
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 174 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Setting the stage --
The 'nature' of the problem --
Co-evolution in action --
Toward a theory of co-evolution --
Memes of co-evolution --
Anticipation of criticism.
Responsibility: Ralf Brand.
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Arguing that technical and social realms are much connected than most people concerned with sustainability tend to admit, this title develops an integrated strategy that encourages planners,  Read more...

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