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Title Building sustainable societies : a blueprint for a post-industrial world / Dennis C. Pirages, editor
Published Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, ©1996
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 361 pages)
Contents Introduction / Dennis Pirages -- 1. Peace, Justice, and Sustainability / Ken Conca -- 2. Unsustainable Liberty, Sustainable Freedom / William Ophuls -- 3. Sustainability's Five Capitals and Three Pillars / Stephen Viederman -- 4. Sustainability and "the System Problem" / Gar Alperovitz -- 5. Trade Policy: Clouds in the Vision of Sustainability / Thomas A. Wathen -- 6. International Treaties for Sustainability: Is the Montreal Protocol a Useful Model? / Michael A. Alberty and Stacy D. VanDeveer -- 7. Transparent Sovereignty / Peter G. Brown -- 8. War, Weapons. and Sustainability in the Post-Cold War Era / Michael T. Klare -- 9. Toward a Sustainable Global Population / Anne H. Ehrlich -- 10. Physical Growth versus Technological Development: Odds in the Sustainability Race / Herman E. Daly -- 11. Barriers to a Sustainable China / Vaclav Smil -- 12. Authentic Development: Is it Sustainable? / Denis Goulet
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Economic development -- Environmental aspects.
Human ecology.
Sustainable development.
Form Electronic book
Author Pirages, Dennis.
ISBN 0765640589
1315285436
9780765640581
9781315285436