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Sustainable Consumption: The Earthscan Reader

£19.99

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Sustainable consumption is a controversial concept: politically, socially and intellectually. Consumption drives our economies and defines our lives; making it sustainable is an enormous and essential challenge. The World Summit on Sustainable Development in 2002 set in place a 10-year programme of effort by national governments to develop strategies for sustainable consumption and production. The problem of changing consumer behaviour and making our lives more sustainable continues to challenge opinion-formers and policy-makers alike. This book provides a coherent synthesis of key contributions to the literature on consumption and sustainability, comprising a substantive collection of selected papers and extracts from books, journals and institutional publications. Presented with a comprehensive introductory overview, the Reader also offers an invaluable 'route map' through the complex intellectual terrain relevant to the pursuit of sustainable consumption.

This 2006 first edition is in a superb condition and appears to be unread.

Item details

Author(s):
Edited by Tim Jackson
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
23.5cmx16cmx3cm
Edition:
2006 first edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1844071642
ISBN-13:
9781844071647
Number of pages:
402
Publisher:
Earthscan
Title:
Sustainable Consumption: The Earthscan Reader

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Sustainable consumption is a controversial concept: politically, socially and intellectually. Consumption drives our economies and defines our lives; making it sustainable is an enormous and essential challenge. The World Summit on Sustainable Development in 2002 set in place a 10-year programme of effort by national governments to develop strategies for sustainable consumption and production. The problem of changing consumer behaviour and making our lives more sustainable continues to challenge opinion-formers and policy-makers alike. This book provides a coherent synthesis of key contributions to the literature on consumption and sustainability, comprising a substantive collection of selected papers and extracts from books, journals and institutional publications. Presented with a comprehensive introductory overview, the Reader also offers an invaluable 'route map' through the complex intellectual terrain relevant to the pursuit of sustainable consumption.

This 2006 first edition is in a superb condition and appears to be unread.

Author(s):
Edited by Tim Jackson
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
23.5cmx16cmx3cm
Edition:
2006 first edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1844071642
ISBN-13:
9781844071647
Number of pages:
402
Publisher:
Earthscan
Title:
Sustainable Consumption: The Earthscan Reader

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