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Conceptualising sustainability

Anton Leist

Conceptualising sustainability

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Published by Cambridge Research for the Environment in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable development,
  • Environmental policy

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Anton Leist & Alan Holland.
    SeriesPolicy research brief / Environmental Valuation in Europe -- no. 5
    ContributionsHolland, Alan, 1939-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.E5 L444 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p. :
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23231469M
    ISBN 101861900856
    LC Control Number2009378109

    Essay about Definition of Sustainability and a Good Structure of It Words 14 Pages Today, by no means it is certain our society has the capacity to ensure that the nine billion people expected population on earth by would all be able to achieve a basic quality of life.


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