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Title Textbook on sustainable development / editors, Bhaskar Nath, Luc Hens, Dimitri Devuyst.

Published Brussels ; VUB University Press : Concord, MA : Distributed in the US by Paul & Co., Publishers Consortium, [1996]


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Physical description 365 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Notes Distributor from label on t.p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword / Gro Harlem Brundtland -- Ch. 1. Man, Science, Technology and Sustainable Development / Bhaskar Nath and Ilkden Talay -- Ch. 2. The Pre-Brundtland Commission Era / R. Lee Hatcher -- Ch. 3. The Rio Conference and Thereafter / Luc Hens -- Ch. 4. Human Demography and Environmental Resources / David Pimentel -- Ch. 5. What has Sustainability to do with Ethics? / Joachim Schutz -- Ch. 6. Measuring Sustainable Development at the National and International Level / Luc Goeteyn -- Ch. 7. Local Indicators of Sustainability: Measuring the Human Ecosystem / R. Lee Hatcher -- Ch. 8. Business and Sustainability / R. Lee Hatcher -- Ch. 9. Genetic Engineering and Agriculture: Limits and Options for Maintaining Biodiversity and Sustainability / Maurizio G. Paoletti and David Pimentel -- Ch. 10. Consumers in a Sustainable Environment / Karen P. Varcoe -- Ch. 11. The Role of Local Authorities in Achieving Sustainable Development / Hildegard De Weerdt, Jo Van Assche and Dimitri Devuyst.
Ch. 12. The Role of Technology and Science in Sustainable Development / Giancarlo Barbiroli.
Other author Nath, Bhaskar.
Hens, Luc, 1951-
Devuyst, Dimitri.
Subject Sustainable development.
ISBN 9054871156