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Title World at the crossroads : towards a sustainable equitable and livable world / edited by Philip B. Smith ... [and others]
Edition Second edition
Published London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan, 2009

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Description x, 211 pages ; 25 cm
Series Sustainable development ; v. 20
Sustainable development ; v. 20
Contents Contents note continued: 11.Can Societies be Changed Quickly Enough? / Robert A Hinde -- 12.Summary and Recommendations / Samuel E Okoye
Machine generated contents note: I.FOOD AND ENERGY -- 1.Building a Sustainable Food System / Anne H Ehrlich -- 2.Sustainable, Equitable Economics The Personal Energy Budget / Hans-Peter Durr -- 3.Energy Constraints on Sustainable Development Paths / Henk Mulder -- 4.Understanding Biofuel Dynamics in Developing Countries The Need for the Local Context / Priya Deshingkar -- 5.The Value of Indigenous Knowledge The Case of Water and Soil Conservation Ecosystems in Sri Lanka / D L O Mendis -- II.POLITICS AND SOCIETY -- 6.The Roots of Unsustainability Colonization in Space and Time / Tariq Banuri -- 7.People's Empowerment: A Condition for a Sustainable, Equitable and Liveable World? / Grazia Borrini Feyerabend -- 8.Improving Health: A Key Factor in Sustainable Development / Andrew Haines -- 9.The Relevance of Military Expenditures to Sustainable and Equitable Development / Samuel E Okoye -- 10.The Power Politics of Sustainability, Equity and Liveability / Jaap de Wilde --
Notes Originally published: 1994
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Economic development -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.
Environmental policy -- Congresses.
Sustainable development -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Smith, Philip B. (Philip Bartlett)
LC no. 2009034329
ISBN 1844079511 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781844079513 (hardback : alk. paper)