The Economics of Welfare


Published in: Google Books > Political Science > environmental sustainability | Published on 07/Sep/2021 02:19

896 pages , Palgrave Macmillan , 2013-12-06
In The Economics of Welfare, originally published in 1920, Pigou reconceptualized economics as a science of economic welfare, in the course of which he developed the first systematic theory of market failures. Employing Alfred Marshall's theoretical framework and the utilitarian logic of Henry Sidgwick, he argued that the Smith...[Read More]



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Biodiversity Loss Economic and Ecological Issues


Published in: Google Books > Business & Economics > environmental sustainability | Published on 06/Sep/2021 21:21

352 pages , Cambridge University Press , 1997-01-28
The book reports key findings of a research program in which economists and ecologists considered the consequences of biodiversity loss.



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Chendell A Natural Warrior


Published in: Google Books > Families > environmental sustainability | Published on 06/Sep/2021 18:35

222 pages , 2019-02-22
A super boy from a village in China and a super girl from rural Vermont meet in college and fall in love. Both grapple with their unique powers and purpose. Will they master their abilities in time to save each other and the ecosystem from certain destruction? And what twists does life have in store? Please join author Leslie Landis in her exciting fiction...[Read More]



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Biodiversity for Sustainable Development


Published in: Google Books > Science > environmental sustainability | Published on 06/Sep/2021 18:30

228 pages , Springer , 2016-10-09
Divided into three sections, this book explores the three main pillars of sustainable development, namely economy, environment and society, and their interlinkages at the regional level. The first section, Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) for sustainable development, focuses on international agreements and national legislation, as well a...[Read More]



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Future Challenges in Evaluating and Managing Sustainable Development in the Built Environment


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368 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2017-04-05
Future Challenges in Sustainable Development within the Built Environment stimulates and reinterprets the demands of Responsible and Sustainable Development in the Built Environment for future action and development. It examines the methods of evaluation, the use of technology, the creation of new models and the role of human fa...[Read More]



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Participation in Environmental Organizations


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224 pages , Routledge , 2010-07-02
For decades, social scientists have searched for factors that shape pro-environmental behaviour. However, only a few studies have investigated the causes and consequences of participation in environmental organizations. This book fills the gap by analysing in detail the determinants of environmental participation and its consequences in...[Read More]



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Asean-china Cooperation For Environmental Protection And Sustainable Energy Development


Published in: Google Books > Political Science > environmental sustainability | Published on 06/Sep/2021 11:34

220 pages , World Scientific , 2021-01-15
In order for the joint research by Network of ASEAN-China Think-tanks (NACT) to reach out to a much wider audience, NACT began to publish joint research of all Working Groups since 2019. This book is a collection of research papers contributed by ASEAN and China scholars who attended NACT Working Group Meeting on Regional Coopera...[Read More]



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Sustainability on Campus Stories and Strategies for Change


Published in: Google Books > Education > environmental sustainability | Published on 06/Sep/2021 10:58

337 pages , MIT Press , 2004-04-02
Stories both practical and inspirational about environmental leadership on campus. These personal narratives of greening college campuses offer inspiration, motivation, and practical advice. Written by faculty, staff, administrators, and a student, from varying perspectives and reflecting divergent experiences, these stories also map th...[Read More]



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Green Energy and Infrastructure Securing a Sustainable Future


Published in: Google Books > Technology & Engineering > environmental sustainability | Published on 06/Sep/2021 09:07

348 pages , CRC Press , 2020-10-13
C. S. Lewis rightly instructed, "The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts." This book aims to achieve this task by pushing the frontiers of scholarship for securing a sustainable future through green energy and infrastructure. This encompasses the notion that what we create is in harmony and in...[Read More]



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Young Children and the Environment Early Education for Sustainability


Published in: Google Books > Education > environmental sustainability | Published on 06/Sep/2021 08:09

Cambridge University Press , 2014-11-07
This second edition of Young Children and the Environment is a practical resource that illustrates the difference that early childhood educators can make by working with children, their families and the wider community to tackle the contemporary issue of sustainable living. This second edition has been substantially revised and updated, wi...[Read More]



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Sustainable Banking The Greening of Finance


Published in: Google Books > Business & Economics > environmental sustainability | Published on 06/Sep/2021 07:23

480 pages , Greenleaf Publishing (UK) , 2001-03-01
This comprehensive addition to the debate on sustainable development has been produced in order to take a global pulse on how the financial services sector is responding to the growing challenge of shareholder and stakeholder expectations on social and environmental performance. In the opinion of many commentators in thi...[Read More]



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Handbook of Supply Chain Management


Published in: Google Books > Business & Economics > environmental sustainability | Published on 06/Sep/2021 06:36

488 pages , CRC Press , 2000-08-29
When you invest millions on new systems you don't want yesterday's solutions. You need a global view of end-to-end material, information, and financial flows. Managers today have the same concerns managers had last year, 10 years ago, or 50 years ago: products, markets, people and skills operations, and finance. New supply chain managem...[Read More]



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