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Building Sustainable Societies

A Blueprint for a Post-Industrial World

by Dennis C. Pirages

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Published by M.E. Sharpe .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics,
  • Industry & Industrial Studies,
  • Social groups & communities,
  • The Environment,
  • Reference,
  • Environmental Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Economic Development,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Human ecology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8643037M
    ISBN 101563247380
    ISBN 109781563247385

    High Level Political Forum: Transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies ×. a declaration of fundamental ethical principles for building a fair, sustainable, and peaceful global society. Sustainable Development Topics Sustainable development includes a number of topics, which U.N. Member States have agreed to address. With their environmental, social, economic and political roots.

    Building a sustainable society: Lester R. Brown A Worldwatch Institute Book, W.W. Norton, New York, , pp. Sustainable Cities and Society (SCS) is an international journal focusing on fundamental and applied research aimed at designing, understanding, and promoting environmentally sustainable and socially resilient encourage submission of cross-cutting, multi-disciplinary research in the areas of, 1. Smart cities and resilient environments; 2. Alternative/clean energy sources, .

    Page iii. THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES. National Academy of Sciences National Academy of Engineering Institute of Medicine National Research Council. The National Academy of Sciences is a private, nonprofit, self-perpetuating society of distinguished scholars engaged in scientific and engineering research, dedicated to the furtherance of science and technology and to their . Building an Equitable Green Economy – Danish 92 Group The Road to Rio+ For a development‐led green economy – UNCTAD underscored by continued warnings from global scientists that society is in danger of transgressing a.


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