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Transitions to Sustainability: Theoretical Debates for a Changing Planet

David Humphreys and Spencer S. Stober, editors
Format
Book
Published
Champaign, Illinois, USA : Common Ground Publishing LLC, 2014.
Language
English
Series
On Sustainability
ISBN
9781612295442, 1612295444, 1612297269, 9781612297262, 9781612295459 (pdf)
Contents
  • The quest for sustainability : mapping the terrain / David Humphreys and Spencer S. Stober
  • Not all cultures should be preserved : the culture of denial, its effects on sustainability and what should be done about it / Paul Derby
  • The contributory components of viable eco-diverse landscapes / Alan Derbyshire
  • Islamic insights on sustainability / Dora Marinova, Amzad Hossain, and Popie Hossain Rhaman
  • Environmental memes : form, function, and reasons for optimism / Spencer S. Stober
  • The perfect storm : catastrophic collapse in the 2st century / Glen Kuecker
  • Creating sustainable organizations in a globalizing world : integrating anthropological knowledge and organizational systems theory / Kimberly Porter Martin
  • Technology and ecology / David Grierson
  • Economic models for environmental and business sustainability in product development and manufacturing / Dariush Rafinejad and Robert C. Carlson
  • Sustainable corporate strategy : who's sustaining what? / Michael L. McIntyre and Steven Murphy
  • From corporate social responsibility to the democratic regulation of transnational corporations / David Humphreys
  • Sustainability, aesthetics, and future generations : towards a dimensional model of arts' impact on sustainability / Alisa Moldavanova
  • A call to experience the earth collectively / Elizabeth More Graff and Wolfram Hoefer
  • Sculpting sustainability : art's interaction with ecology / Jade Wildy
  • Know your rights : earth jurisprudence and environmental politics in the Americas / David Humphreys
  • Women, sustainability, and biodiversity : Vandana Shiva's arguments for Earth democracy / Jennifer E. Michaels
  • Ecuador : towards Mother Nature's utopia / Spencer S. Stober
  • Citizen or commodity : nature's rights in Ecuador's constitution / Christine Dellert
  • Disruptive social innovation for a low-carbon world / Samuel Alexander
  • Human insecurity through economic development : educational strategies to destabilize the dominant paradigm / Alexander K. Lautensach and Sabina W. Lautensach
  • Home : an alternative time-spatial concept for sustainable development / Elin Wihlborg and Per Assmo.
Description
xii, 360 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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