|Series title:||Critical Concepts in the Environment Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $1485.00|
| Book Description: |
The United Nations has pithily defined sustainable development as progress that 'meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs'. But sustainable development remains highly contested and is subject to a wide variety of interpretations, applications, and criticisms. Moreover, those seeking fully to understand this critical concept are confronted with a (sometimes dispiritingly) voluminous body of scholarly, polemical, and...