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Breaking New Ground: Mining, Minerals and Sustainable Development
by Linda Starke (Hardcover - Feb 2003). Earthscan Publications Ltd. (February 2003).

Analyzes the different needs and risks of all those affected and the issues of supply and demand for minerals throughout the world. Offers a model that other industries can follow. Information 

Governance for Sustainable Development: A Foundation for the Future by Georgina Ayre and Rosalie Callway (Hardcover - Jul 2005). Earthscan Publications Ltd. (July 2005).
As the process of globalization continues, and power imbalances between decisionmaking institutions become increasingly apparent, the need for a critical assessment of the way in which we manage our interaction with the natural environment becomes ever more urgent. Good governance was identified at the World Summit on Sustainable Development as a critical factor for ensuring successful sustainable development. Information

Green Development: Environment and Sustainability in the Third World by W.m. Adams (Library Binding - Sep 1, 2001). Routledge; 2 edition (September 1, 2001).
Now in paperback, Green Development analyzes the evolution of the concept of "sustainable development," and assesses how this can be applied in the real world. William Adams questions the established understanding of the problems of environment and development, stressing the inadequacy of a narrow view of environmental impacts and a limited response based on traditional conservation measures. Information 

Knowledge for Sustainable Development: An Insight into the Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems by UNESCO (Hardcover - Nov 2002). UNESCO (November 2002). Information 

Multi-Stakeholder Processes for Governance and Sustainability: Beyond Deadlock and Conflict by Minu Hemmati (Hardcover - Mar 2002). Earthscan Publications Ltd. (March 2002).
Governments, businesses, international organizations, local groups and numerous other publicly engaged bodies are turning to multi-stakeholder processes (MSPs) because conventional party politics is just not working. MSPs involve bringing together all those whose interests are at stake in crucial social, economic, developmental and environmental debates, and finding practical ways forward as well as ways in which these might be implemented. The new politics is about recognizing the rights of, and the risks faced by, all those involved, and about moving beyond conflicts towards a more equitable state. Information 

Rural Planning and Management (Managing the Environment for Sustainable Development Series) by Joe Morris, Alison Bailey, R. Kerry Turner, and Ian Bateman (Hardcover - Jul 2001). Edward Elgar Publishing (July 2001).
Recent years have seen a resurgence of interest in the importance of the rural sector in integrated sustainable development strategies. This timely volume presents a selection of writings which explore the key issues in the debate on the management of the rural environment for sustainable development. Information 

Spaces Sustainability by Mark Whitehead (Hardcover - Dec 13, 2006). Routledge; 1 edition (December 13, 2006).
Spaces of Sustainability provides the first integrated geographical analysis of the sustainable society. Information 

Sustainable Development: New Research by Alexander D. Maples (Hardcover - Feb 20, 2006). Nova Science Publishers (February 20, 2006). Information   159454347X

Sustainable Resource Management: Reality or Illusion? by Peter N. Nemetz (Hardcover - April 7, 2007). Edward Elgar Publishing (April 7, 2007).
his provocative book examines the broad and complex conceptual issues that must be addressed in order to achieve sustainable development. It begins with several case studies that reflect innovative policy and strategic initiatives within the corporate and public sectors, followed by a sector-by-sector analysis of specific opportunities and challenges within the critical resource domains of energy and global climate, human health, fisheries, agriculture, biodiversity, and forestry.  Information

Sustainable Urban Development 4: Rethinking Professionalism in Europe (Sustainable Urban Development Series) by IAN; Sy COOPER (Hardcover - Sep 27, 2008). Routledge; 1 edition (September 27, 2008). Information 

The Citizens at Risk: From Urban Sanitation to Sustainable Cities by Gordon McGranahan, Pedro Jacobi, Jacob Songsore, and Charles Surjadi (Hardcover - Aug 2001). Earthscan Publications Ltd. (August 2001).
Addresses the challenge of improving health conditions in deprived urban settlements, and the challenge of sustainable urban development in a globalizing world. Information 

The Sustainable Urban Development Reader (The Routledge Urban Reader Series) by S. Wheeler (Hardcover - Mar 12, 2004). Routledge; 1 edition (March 12, 2004).
The Sustainable Urban Development Reader brings together classic readings from a wide variety of sources to investigate how our cities and towns can become more sustainable.
Sixty one selections span issues such as land use planning, urban design, transportation, ecological restoration, economic development, resource use, and equity planning.
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Wildlife Conservation by Sustainable Use (Conservation Biology) by H.H.T Prins, Jan Geu Grootenhuis, and Thomas T. Dolan (Hardcover - Jan 15, 2000). Springer; 1 edition (January 15, 2000).
Shows many instances of sustainable wildlife utilization that comprise better land use than livestock keeping. Gives valuable evidence for a different way of working, providing arguments for facilitating sound land use and making a sound choice to conserve wildlife outside of protected areas. Information  


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