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The Resource Sustainability : key issues, edited by Helen Kopnina and Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet

Sustainability : key issues, edited by Helen Kopnina and Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet

Label
Sustainability : key issues
Title
Sustainability
Title remainder
key issues
Statement of responsibility
edited by Helen Kopnina and Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet
Contributor
Editor
Editor of compilation
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Sustainability: Key Issues' is a comprehensive introductory textbook for undergraduate and postgraduate students doing courses in sustainability. Highly original, it covers the very broad spectrum of ideas covered under sustainability, from participation, resilience, growth, ecological modernism through to culture, sustainable communities and sustainable consumption. Each chapter covers one key idea, and has been written by an expert in that field.--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
338.927
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kopnina, Helen
  • Shoreman-Ouimet, Eleanor
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainability
  • Sustainable development
Label
Sustainability : key issues, edited by Helen Kopnina and Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Defining sustainability / Helen Kopnina and Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet -- Sustainability, the metaphysics of mastery, and transcendent nature / Michael Bonnett -- Reconstructing the sustainability narrative : separating myth from reality / Peter N. Nemetz -- Ethics in sustainability indexes / Sarah E. Fredericks -- Navigating towards sustainability: essential aspects of assessment and indicators / Waas T. Hugé, J. Verbruggen, A. Block, T -- Concepts, methodologies, data and tools to assess water use / Markus Pahlow -- Sustainable consumption and its discontents / Cindy Isenhour -- The future we want : post Rio+20 sustainable development goals and the role of education for sustainable development / Kamarulazizi Ibrahim, Kanayathu C Koshy and Walter Leal Filho -- Sustainability 2.0 : new strategies for achieving behavior change in a more connected world / Anna C. Evely, Mark S. Reed, David Adams, and Emily Lambert -- Csr, voluntary standards & sustainability / Thomas B. Long, Anne Tallontire, and William Young -- Business and production solutions : closing loops & the circular economy / Mike Tennant, Geraldine Brennan and Fenna Blomsma -- Economic growth and sustainability / Christian Kerschner, Daniel W. O'Neill -- Population matters / Blake Alcott -- Urban sustainability / John Blewitt -- Sustainable rural development and livelihoods / Andreas Neef -- Environmental politics, animal rights and ecological justice / Robert Garner -- Environmental ethics for tomorrow : sustaining the biosphere / Holmes Rolston III -- Is 'sustainability' the same as 'sustainable development'? / Haydn Washington
Control code
FIEb17735890
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 393 pages
Isbn
9780415529853
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)767569298
Label
Sustainability : key issues, edited by Helen Kopnina and Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Defining sustainability / Helen Kopnina and Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet -- Sustainability, the metaphysics of mastery, and transcendent nature / Michael Bonnett -- Reconstructing the sustainability narrative : separating myth from reality / Peter N. Nemetz -- Ethics in sustainability indexes / Sarah E. Fredericks -- Navigating towards sustainability: essential aspects of assessment and indicators / Waas T. Hugé, J. Verbruggen, A. Block, T -- Concepts, methodologies, data and tools to assess water use / Markus Pahlow -- Sustainable consumption and its discontents / Cindy Isenhour -- The future we want : post Rio+20 sustainable development goals and the role of education for sustainable development / Kamarulazizi Ibrahim, Kanayathu C Koshy and Walter Leal Filho -- Sustainability 2.0 : new strategies for achieving behavior change in a more connected world / Anna C. Evely, Mark S. Reed, David Adams, and Emily Lambert -- Csr, voluntary standards & sustainability / Thomas B. Long, Anne Tallontire, and William Young -- Business and production solutions : closing loops & the circular economy / Mike Tennant, Geraldine Brennan and Fenna Blomsma -- Economic growth and sustainability / Christian Kerschner, Daniel W. O'Neill -- Population matters / Blake Alcott -- Urban sustainability / John Blewitt -- Sustainable rural development and livelihoods / Andreas Neef -- Environmental politics, animal rights and ecological justice / Robert Garner -- Environmental ethics for tomorrow : sustaining the biosphere / Holmes Rolston III -- Is 'sustainability' the same as 'sustainable development'? / Haydn Washington
Control code
FIEb17735890
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 393 pages
Isbn
9780415529853
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)767569298

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