Sustainability And Cities

Author: Peter Newman
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781559636605
Size: 14.82 MB
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The book begins with chapters that set forth the notion of sustainability and how it applies to cities and automobile dependence.


Author: Michael Norton
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0415529336
Size: 39.23 MB
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This book has been written to overcome this deficit by providing a convenient 'one-stop-shop' where readers (whether they be business staff, university or business school students) can understand personally what the sustainability issue is ...


Author: Leslie Paul Thiele
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1509511105
Size: 44.68 MB
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Fully revised and updated, the book integrates expanded global breadth with increased attention to the importance of local relationships and responsibilities, while illustrating that sustainability demands creativity as well as conservation ...

In Search Of Sustainability

Author: Jenny Goldie
ISBN: 0643099123
Size: 49.55 MB
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Achieving sustainability will require major changes in our current approaches. The thought-provoking chapters in this book provide a solid introduction to the issues in the search for a genuine path to sustainability.

The Principles Of Sustainability

Author: Simon Dresner
Publisher: Earthscan
ISBN: 1844077063
Size: 55.34 MB
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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 these questions directly.

Education For Sustainability

Author: John Huckle
Publisher: Earthscan
ISBN: 9781853832567
Size: 21.32 MB
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This is the first book published in the UK to provide an overview of the theory and practice of education for sustainability, making a case for a critical and purposive approach to education which is appropriate to the challenges of our ...

The Designer S Atlas Of Sustainability

Author: Ann Thorpe
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781610910606
Size: 75.22 MB
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The book tackles not only the ecological aspects of sustainable design-designers' choice of materials and manufacturing processes have a tremendous impact on the natural world-but also the economic and cultural elements involved.

Design For Environmental Sustainability

Author: Carlo Arnaldo Vezzoli
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1848001630
Size: 80.79 MB
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The book provides a comprehensive framework and a practical tool to support the design process. This is an important text for those interested in the product development processes.

Tourism And Sustainability

Author: Martin Mowforth
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134123248
Size: 40.26 MB
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This third edition has been extensively updated and includes new material on: poverty reduction, livelihoods and pro-poor tourism new forms of tourism in cities continuing growth of the fair trade movement tourism’s contribution to ...

Sustainability The Environment And Urbanization

Author: Cedric Pugh
Publisher: Earthscan
ISBN: 9781853833571
Size: 74.28 MB
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Clearly written, with contributions from some of the leading experts in the field, the book will appeal to students on environmental and developmental courses, researchers, and all those concerned with the 'healthy cities' movement.