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
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
the Environment for Sustainable Development
Joe Morris, Alison Bailey, R. Kerry Turner, and Ian Bateman (Hardcover - Jul 2001). Edward Elgar Publishing
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
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
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. Information
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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