Personal Sustainability Exploring the Far Side of Sustainable Development

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214 pages , Routledge , 2018-03-14
Transition to sustainability is stuck and academic research has not resulted in significant change so far. A large void in sustainability research and the understanding of sustainable development is an important reason for this. Personal Sustainability seeks to address this void, opening up a whole cosmos of sustainable development that...[Read More]

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Deep Ecology for the 21st Century, Part 2: The Natural Wonder: An Ecocentric World View , Edward Abbey, Paul Shepard, Bill Mollison, Casey Walker, Cecilia Lanman, Connie Barlow, Dave Foreman, John Seed, Max Oelschlaeger, Reed Noss & Stephanie Mills

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? ? 1998 New Dimensions Foundation 1998-02-05T08:00:00Z USA
This program is a powerful sampling of information and issues from Edward Abbey, Paul Shepard, and several other environmentalists and scientists, all talking about why and how we can shift our priorities to care for all life on the planet.

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Sustainability in the Hospitality Industry 2nd Ed Principles of Sustainable Operations

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392 pages , Routledge , 2013-02-11
Sustainability is one of the single most important global issues facing the world. A clear understanding of the issues surrounding climate change, global warming, air and water pollution, ozone depletion, deforestation, the loss of biodiversity and global poverty is essential for every future manager in the hospitality industry. Present...[Read More]

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Tourism and Sustainability New Tourism in the Third World

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363 pages , Psychology Press , 1998
Increasingly it is argued that the growth of tourism offers a means for Third World countries to escape the confines of "underdevelopment". This text explores and challenges the notion of sustainability and its relationship to contemporary tourism in the developing world. Drawing on examples from throughout the area, particularly Centr...[Read More]

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Weak Versus Strong Sustainability Exploring the Limits of Two Opposing Paradigms

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271 pages , Edward Elgar Publishing , 2003-01-01
"In this fully updated and revised edition of an original and popular text, Eric Neumayer offers an authoritative contribution to one of the most important questions concerning sustainable development: can natural capital be substituted by other forms of c"

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Published in: Google Books > Political Science > Sustainability | Published on 04/Feb/2019 23:52

242 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2013-04-26
The pursuit of sustainability has generated lifestyle changes for individuals across the globe, widespread initiatives within civil society and business, historic policies for municipal, regional, and national governments, and crucial protocols and agreements by international organizations. Increasingly, sustainability provides ...[Read More]

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Sustainability A Systems Approach

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270 pages , Routledge , 2015-12-08
The question of sustainability affects most areas of human activity. It is intrinsically complex and multi-disciplinary. Sustainable policies have to adapt to new knowledge and changing circumstances. Understanding sustainability and ways of achieving it have to involve an understanding of complex adaptive systems and general systems th...[Read More]

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The Principles of Sustainability

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224 pages , Routledge , 2012-05-04
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? What would that mean? How should we set about doing it? How can we bring about such a profound change in the way things are organized? This text tackles...[Read More]

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Design for Sustainability A Sourcebook of Integrated, Eco-logical Solutions

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274 pages , Earthscan , 2002
In a world where individuals are increasingly mobile, how people from different cultures live together is one of the key issues of the 21st century. There is a growing need for new thinking on how diverse communities can live together in productive harmon

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Earth Democracy Justice, Sustainability and Peace

Published in: Google Books > Environmental justice > Sustainability | Published on 04/Feb/2019 20:00

224 pages , Zed Books , 2005
A leading voice in struggles for global justice, Vandana Shiva is a world renowned environmental activist and physicist. With Earth Democracy, her most extensive treatment of the struggles she helped bring to international attention-genetic food engineering, cultural theft, and natural resource privatization-Shiva uncovers their link to the r...[Read More]

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All In

Published in: Google Books > Poetry > Sustainability | Published on 04/Feb/2019 16:57

35 pages , YTER/x Surreal Dreamz Inc. , 2018-10-13
Are you ready to put it all on the line to grind? Are you willing to go out there on that field with your face paint and your helmet, going up against all adversity? Get ready to go all in this season! Khali has brought you some poetry that will get you pumped up before primetime!

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Sustainability A History

Published in: Google Books > Nature > Sustainability | Published on 04/Feb/2019 15:17

331 pages , Oxford University Press, USA , 2014
Today, the word is nearly ubiquitous: seeming to have come out of nowhere to dominate the discussion, from permaculture to renewable energy to the local food movement, the ideas that underlie and define sustainability can be traced back several centuries. In this illuminating and entertaining history, Jeremy L. Caradonna tr...[Read More]

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