Sustainability Perspectives Science Policy and Practice

Written By Peter A. Khaiter
Sustainability Perspectives  Science  Policy and Practice
  • Publsiher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 15 October 2019
  • ISBN : 3030195503
  • Pages : 347 pages
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Sustainability Perspectives Science Policy and Practice

Sustainability Perspectives  Science  Policy and Practice
  • Author : Peter A. Khaiter,Marina G. Erechtchoukova
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-10-15
  • Total pages : 347
  • ISBN : 3030195503
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Summary : The book presents methodological and applied aspects of sustainability and sustainable management from different countries and regions around the globe. It discusses approaches to sustainability assessment, demonstrates how ideas of sustainability and sustainable management are incorporated into public policies and private actions at local and national levels. Authors focus on ...

Sustainability Perspectives Science Policy and Practice

Sustainability Perspectives  Science  Policy and Practice
  • Author : Peter A. Khaiter,Marina G. Erechtchoukova
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2020-11-08
  • Total pages : 347
  • ISBN : 3030195503
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Summary : The book presents methodological and applied aspects of sustainability and sustainable management from different countries and regions around the globe. It discusses approaches to sustainability assessment, demonstrates how ideas of sustainability and sustainable management are incorporated into public policies and private actions at local and national levels. Authors focus on ...

Nature based Solutions for Resilient Ecosystems and Societies

Nature based Solutions for Resilient Ecosystems and Societies
  • Author : Shalini Dhyani,Anil Kumar Gupta,Madhav Karki
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-07-07
  • Total pages : 455
  • ISBN : 3030195503
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Summary : Over the past few decades, the frequency and severity of natural and human-induced disasters have increased across Asia. These disasters lead to substantial loss of life, livelihoods and community assets, which not only threatens the pace of socio-economic development, but also undo hard-earned gains. Extreme events and disasters such as ...

Sustainability Science

Sustainability Science
  • Author : Harald Heinrichs,Pim Martens,Gerd Michelsen,Arnim Wiek
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-11-26
  • Total pages : 367
  • ISBN : 3030195503
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Summary : This textbook provides a comprehensive compilation of conceptual perspectives, methodological approaches and empirical insights of inter- and transdisciplinary sustainability science. Written by an international team of authors from leading sustainability institutions, the textbook covers key perspectives and topics of the scientific discourse on sustainable development. More than two decades after ...

Socio Metabolic Perspectives on the Sustainability of Local Food Systems

Socio Metabolic Perspectives on the Sustainability of Local Food Systems
  • Author : Eva Fraňková,Willi Haas,Simron J. Singh
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-01-09
  • Total pages : 364
  • ISBN : 3030195503
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Summary : This book delves into diverse local food systems and critically assesses their ecological and societal benefits and trade-offs, their limits and opportunities for improving sustainability of food production, and framework conditions which either hinder or promote their development. More and more people with gradually meat heavier diets will demand growth ...

Global Perspectives on River Conservation

Global Perspectives on River Conservation
  • Author : P. J. Boon,B. R. Davies,Geoffrey E. Petts
  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Release Date : 2000-10-03
  • Total pages : 548
  • ISBN : 3030195503
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Summary : This is the first book to provide a truly global synthesis of knowledge on river conservation, and will be an invaluable reference for all those concerned with strategic river planning. Throughout the world, river ecosystems frequently reflect the worst excesses of human exploitation for instance when rivers are used as ...

Enhancing Science Impact

Enhancing Science Impact
  • Author : Marcus Haward,Kevin O'Toole,Peat Leith,Brian Coffey
  • Publisher : CSIRO PUBLISHING
  • Release Date : 2017-09-01
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 3030195503
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Summary : Sustainability challenges blur the boundaries between academic disciplines, between research, policy and practice, and between states, markets and society. What do exemplary scientists and organisations do to bridge the gaps between these groups and help their research to make the greatest impact? How do they do it? And how can ...

Sustainability Education

Sustainability Education
  • Author : Paula Jones,Dr. David Selby,Stephen R. Sterling
  • Publisher : Earthscan
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 364
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Summary : How do we equip learners with the values, knowledge, skills, and motivation to help achieve economic, social and ecological well-being? How can universities make a major contribution towards a more sustainable future? Amid rising expectations on HE from professional associations, funders, policy makers, and undergraduates, and increasing interest amongst academics ...

Partnerships Governance and Sustainable Development

Partnerships  Governance and Sustainable Development
  • Author : P. Glasbergen,Frank Biermann,A. P. J. Mol
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 314
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Summary : . . . this is a book to read for anybody who wants a good overview of ongoing research on environmental partnerships in public administration, business administration, political science and sociology. Thomas Sikor, Journal of Integrative Environmental Sciences The profit of this book is the well-proportioned mixture of theoretical reflections . . . and empirical findings, ...

Biological Monitoring of Rivers

Biological Monitoring of Rivers
  • Author : Giuliano Ziglio,Maurizio Siligardi,Giovanna Flaim
  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Release Date : 2006-03-06
  • Total pages : 469
  • ISBN : 3030195503
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Summary : Biological monitoring of running waters is a scientifically and economically valid approach for surveys and monitoring programmes to assess the water quality. Biological Monitoring of Rivers is a timely, up-to-date book that includes a good number of practical how-to-do chapters. Up-to-date assessment of biological water monitoring Practical how-to-do chapters help ...

Dense and Green Building Typologies

Dense and Green Building Typologies
  • Author : Thomas Schröpfer,Sacha Menz
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-07-11
  • Total pages : 119
  • ISBN : 3030195503
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Summary : In this book, academics, policy makers, developers, architects and landscape architects provide a systematic review of the environmental, social, economic and design benefits of dense and green building types in high-density urban contexts and discuss how these can support higher population densities, higher standards of environmental sustainability and enhanced live ...

Managing Human Resources for Environmental Sustainability

Managing Human Resources for Environmental Sustainability
  • Author : Susan E. Jackson,Deniz S. Ones,Stephan Dilchert
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-06-18
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 3030195503
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Science Some Sociological Perspectives

Science  Some Sociological Perspectives
  • Author : Nicholas C. Mullins
  • Publisher : Bobbs-Merrill Company
  • Release Date : 1973
  • Total pages : 40
  • ISBN : 3030195503
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Summary : Read online Science Some Sociological Perspectives written by Nicholas C. Mullins, published by Bobbs-Merrill Company which was released on 1973. Download full Science Some Sociological Perspectives Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Unity of Knowledge in Transdisciplinary Research for Sustainability Volume II

Unity of Knowledge  in Transdisciplinary Research for Sustainability    Volume II
  • Author : Gertrude Hirsch Hardon
  • Publisher : EOLSS Publications
  • Release Date : 2008-12-31
  • Total pages : 316
  • ISBN : 3030195503
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Summary : Unity of Knowledge in Transdisciplinary Research for Sustainable Development theme is a component of Encyclopedia of Social Sciences and Humanities in the global Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), which is an integrated compendium of twenty Encyclopedias. Today, there is a social need for a comprehensive unity of knowledge that ...

System Innovation for Sustainability 1

System Innovation for Sustainability 1
  • Author : Arnold Tukker,Martin Charter,Carlo Vezzoli,Eivind Stø,Maj Munch Andersen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-09-08
  • Total pages : 470
  • ISBN : 3030195503
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Summary : Sustainable consumption and production (SCP) was adopted as a priority area during the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg in 2002 and has since become one of the main vehicles for targeting international sustainability policy. Sustainable consumption focuses on formulating equitable strategies that foster the highest quality of life, the ...