Institutions, Ecosystems, and Sustainability


Published in: Google Books > Science > Sustainability | Published on 22/Jul/2018 07:18

288 pages , CRC Press , 2000-12-21
In the latter part of the 20th century, humans are doing a particularly poor job of managing natural resources in a sustainable way over the long term. Institutions, Ecosystems, and Sustainability focuses on long-term, sustainable natural resource management practices at the local, national, and international levels. The authors suggest...[Read More]



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Sustainability, Green IT and Education Strategies in the Twenty-first Century


Published in: Google Books > Business & Economics > Sustainability | Published on 21/Jul/2018 15:43

603 pages , Springer , 2017-08-27
This work presents and discusses the latest approaches and strategies for implementing Sustainability and Green IT into higher education and business environments. Following the global financial crisis in 2007/2008, businesses began to struggle coping with the increased IT/IS cost and their environmental footprint. As a consequence, acti...[Read More]



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Agricultural Sustainability Definition and Implications for Agricultural and Trade Policy


Published in: Google Books > Agriculture > Sustainability | Published on 20/Jul/2018 18:48

108 pages , Food & Agriculture Org. , 1992



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Sustainable Agriculture


Published in: Google Books > Agricultural innovations > Sustainability | Published on 20/Jul/2018 12:41

326 pages , Northern Book Centre , 2005-01-01
This book covers some of the crucial issues of sustainability in agriculture, which are presented in five sections viz., Concepts and Status, Sustainable Technologies in Crop Production & Management, Sustainability of Crops in Agro-ecosystems, Agro-forestry, and Spatial Informatics in Sustainable Agriculture. The sub-themes c...[Read More]



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Packaging for Sustainability


Published in: Google Books > Technology & Engineering > Sustainability | Published on 19/Jul/2018 13:01

384 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2012-03-18
The packaging industry is under pressure from regulators, customers and other stakeholders to improve packaging’s sustainability by reducing its environmental and societal impacts. This is a considerable challenge because of the complex interactions between products and their packaging, and the many roles that ...[Read More]



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Tourism, Recreation, and Sustainability Linking Culture and the Environment


Published in: Google Books > Travel > Sustainability | Published on 16/Jul/2018 14:05

296 pages , CABI , 2008
Sustainable development is the single most important consideration for those working in the tourism industry. Presenting a discussion by leading contributors on the impacts of tourism on local culture and the environment, this new edition moves forward the debates in sustainable tourism, covering new locations, concepts and perspectives, and new c...[Read More]



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Green Design and Manufacturing for Sustainability


Published in: Google Books > Science > Sustainability | Published on 16/Jul/2018 10:44

794 pages , CRC Press , 2015-12-18
Written by an educator with close to 40 years of experience in developing and teaching design and manufacturing courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels, Green Design and Manufacturing for Sustainability integrates green design and manufacturing within the framework of sustainability, emphasizing cost, recyclables, and reuse. It...[Read More]



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Agroecology, Ecosystems, and Sustainability


Published in: Google Books > Science > Sustainability | Published on 15/Jul/2018 18:33

393 pages , CRC Press , 2014-11-20
We hear a lot about how agriculture affects climate change and other environmental issues, but we hear little about how these issues affect agriculture. When we look at both sides of the issues, we can develop better solutions for sustainable agriculture without adversely affecting the environment. Agroecology, Ecosystems, and Sustainab...[Read More]



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Sustainability Made in Delft


Published in: Google Books > Sustainability > Sustainability | Published on 15/Jul/2018 18:30

143 pages , Eburon Uitgeverij B.V. , 2006



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Steering Sustainability in an Urbanizing World Policy, Practice and Performance


Published in: Google Books > Political Science > Sustainability | Published on 15/Jul/2018 11:21

272 pages , Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. , 2007
This book approaches the key challenges of achieving urban sustainability in a holistic way, discussing broad-scale sustainability policies and programmes for achieving sustainable urban futures. A Nelson, Australia.



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Energy, Governance and Sustainability


Published in: Google Books > Law > Sustainability | Published on 15/Jul/2018 03:26

352 pages , Edward Elgar Publishing , 2016-05-27
This book makes an in-depth and timely contribution to the debate about how to transform our energy governance systems into ones that support a fair, safe and sustainable society. It combines perspectives from leading scholars around the world to provide a global outlook on alternative approaches to energy governance and i...[Read More]



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Agrarian Science for Sustainable Resource Management in Sub-Saharan Africa


Published in: Google Books > Nature > Sustainability | Published on 14/Jul/2018 19:07

129 pages , Peter Lang , 2009
The livelihood of the world’s population depends mostly on natural resources: land, forest, water and the air we breath. The continual degradation and diminution of these resources due to the cultivation of land threatens the economic and social security of individuals, communities and countries as well as the intricate web of ecological, ...[Read More]



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