The Age Of Sustainable Development

Author: Jeffrey D. Sachs
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231539002
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Now, in this major new work he presents a compelling and practical framework for how global citizens can address the seemingly intractable worldwide problems of persistent extreme poverty, environmental degradation, and political-economic ...

The Dilemma Of Sustainability In The Age Of Globalization

Author: Mohamed El-Kamel Bakari
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 1498551408
Size: 17.78 MB
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In later sections, this book provides an analysis and discussion of both the extrinsic and intrinsic obstacles to promoting sustainability in the current socio-economic paradigm of development, and closes by offering glimpses of hope for ...

Building The New American Economy

Author: Jeffrey D. Sachs
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231545282
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Not only does he provide illuminating and accessible explanations of the forces at work in each case, but he also presents specific policy solutions.

The End Of Poverty

Author: Jeffrey D. Sachs
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101643285
Size: 70.28 MB
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In this 10th anniversary edition, Sachs presents an extensive new foreword assessing the progress of the past decade, the work that remains to be done, and how each of us can help.

User Experience In The Age Of Sustainability

Author: Kem-Laurin Kramer
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0123877954
Size: 60.61 MB
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Examines the user experience in the economic, sociological, and environmental movement to create sustainable products, and provides a framework for designing sustainable hardware, software, and packaging.

Sustainability And The Civil Commons

Author: Jennifer Sumner
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 0802095275
Size: 33.99 MB
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Sustainability and the Civil Commons moves beyond rural roots to build a comprehensive understanding of sustainability that combines global reach with local focus.

The Future Of Sustainability

Author: Marco Keiner
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1402049080
Size: 76.80 MB
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Innovators could make the changes that transform systems, with five tools or
characteristics playing an essential role: visioning, networking, truth telling,
learning, and loving. Together, they will guide and motivate, joining people
together to support change—innovations essential for the survival of humankind.
In 'Factor Four' and Sustainable Development in the Age of Globalization, Ernst
Ulrich von Weizsäcker points out that two defining milestones in global
environmental awareness, ...

The Rio Declaration On Environment And Development

Author: Jorge E. Viñuales
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191510424
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Mouthaan, S., 'International Environmental Law and the 1992 Rio Earth Summit:
A Brave New World' (1995/1996) 17 Holdsworth Law Review 119. Pallemaerts,
M., 'International Environmental Law from Stockholm to Rio: Back to the Future?' (
1992) 1 Review of European Community & International Environmental Law 254.
Pallemaerts, M., 'International Environmental Law in the Age of Sustainable
Development: A Critical Assessment of the UNCED Process' (1995/1996) 15
Journal ...

Culture And Economics In The Global Community

Author: Professor Kensei Hiwaki
Publisher: Gower Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1409460134
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Thus, I will define and discuss the pivotal concepts, such as Sustainable
Development, holistic society-specific culture (Culture), market fundamentalism (
Market) and other related concepts (Chapter 8), prior to the discussion of the
theoretical framework for ... Finally, a developmental concept — "sunny-side
proposition" — will be discussed in terms of Balanced Socioeconomic
Development, relating to the new paradigm appropriate for the age of
Sustainable Development (Chapter 14).