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The principles of sustainability

Author: Simon Dresner
Publisher: London : Earthscan, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2. ed., reprintedView all editions and formats
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At a time of increasingly rapid environmental deterioration and climate change, sustainability is one of the most important issues facing the world. Can we create a sustainable society? How should we  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Dresner
ISBN: 9781844074969 184407496X 9781844077069 1844077063
OCLC Number: 552634523
Notes: Literaturverz. S. [191] - 196.
Revised edition of: The principles of sustainability. 2002.
Description: x, 205 Seiten
Contents: Introduction * Part I: Past * Progress and its Discontents * From Muir to Meadows * Sustainability Emerging * From Rio to Kyoto and Later Disappointments * Part Two: Present * What Does Sustainable Development Mean? * Taking Sustainability into Economics * Putting a Price on the Planet * The Ethics of Sustainability * Part Three: Future * The End of Sustainability? * Index
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'A concise overview of the past, present and future of sustainaibility.' Future Survey 'Clear [and] readable.' Oxfam Praise for the first edition: 'A great refresher course ... It's very thorough, Read more...

 
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