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Sustainable Development in Crisis Conditions - Challenges of war, terrorism, and civil disorder

£17.99

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Very good like new condition with little to no shelf wear

In the midst of great crisis, it is difficult to contemplate the future. In recent decades, determining what kind of future to imagine has been an ongoing challenge for millions of people around the world who have been subjected to war, terrorism, and civil disorder. While destruction of the environment has long been part of warfare, it has become increasingly important as environmental pressures have intensified in our time. Focusing on the challenges and issues that arise for those contemplating a way forward in the wake of catastrophic upheavals, Sustainable Development in Crisis Conditions takes a broad-based and integrative approach. What emerges is that the post-WWII reconstruction or nation-building perspectives are inadequate and inappropriate to most of the contemporary post-conflict challenges-a successful response requires a sustainable development approach, and Sustainable Development in Crisis Conditions is a preliminary exploration of this complex subject.

Item details

Author(s):
Cooper, Philip; Vargas, Claudia Maria
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0742531333
ISBN-13:
9780742531338
Number of pages:
346
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield

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Very good like new condition with little to no shelf wear

In the midst of great crisis, it is difficult to contemplate the future. In recent decades, determining what kind of future to imagine has been an ongoing challenge for millions of people around the world who have been subjected to war, terrorism, and civil disorder. While destruction of the environment has long been part of warfare, it has become increasingly important as environmental pressures have intensified in our time. Focusing on the challenges and issues that arise for those contemplating a way forward in the wake of catastrophic upheavals, Sustainable Development in Crisis Conditions takes a broad-based and integrative approach. What emerges is that the post-WWII reconstruction or nation-building perspectives are inadequate and inappropriate to most of the contemporary post-conflict challenges-a successful response requires a sustainable development approach, and Sustainable Development in Crisis Conditions is a preliminary exploration of this complex subject.

Author(s):
Cooper, Philip; Vargas, Claudia Maria
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0742531333
ISBN-13:
9780742531338
Number of pages:
346
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield

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