Sustainability

The Vegetarian Myth: Food, Justice, and Sustainability  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Aug. 25, 2016
The Vegetarian Myth: Food, Justice, and Sustainability

Lierre Keith, "The Vegetarian Myth: Food, Justice, and Sustainability"
2009 | ISBN: 1604860804 | 320 pages | EPUB | 1,5 MB

A Passion for Sustainability (2008)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Feb. 18, 2014
A Passion for Sustainability (2008)

A Passion for Sustainability (2008)
DVDRip | 712x480 | .MP4/AVC @ 1614 Kbps | 56mn 45s | Audio: English AAC 148 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 717 MiB
Genre: Documentary

This hour long, award winning documentary explores how fourteen businesses in Portland, Oregon apply the principles of The Natural Step to become more sustainable.

Essays on Sustainability and Management: Emerging Perspectives  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at May 26, 2017
Essays on Sustainability and Management: Emerging Perspectives

Essays on Sustainability and Management: Emerging Perspectives By Runa Sarkar, Annapurna Shaw
English | PDF | 2017 | 228 Pages | ISBN : 9811031223 | 2.8 MB

This book offers a comprehensive overview of sustainability and management in India and through its insightful essays highlights the complex and multifaceted nature of sustainability as a concept. It also demonstrates the debates surrounding the concept of sustainability and its ramifications for ground-level practice in managing organisations and for public policy.

Curricula for Sustainability in Higher Education  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at May 25, 2017
Curricula for Sustainability in Higher Education

Curricula for Sustainability in Higher Education By J. Paulo Davim
English | PDF | 2017 | 136 Pages | ISBN : 3319565044 | 2.7 MB

This books presents the curricula necessary for sustainability in higher education. It shows how the learning process is transforming in order to promote sustainability. It prepares administrators, teachers and students to diffuse the development in the field, showing a curricula based on three interconnected pillars: the environment, the economic and the social aspects. It contains 8 chapters introducing research advances in the field.

Sustainability through Service: Perspectives, Concepts and Examples (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at May 24, 2017
Sustainability through Service: Perspectives, Concepts and Examples (Repost)

Adi Wolfson, Shlomo Mark, Patrick M. Martin, "Sustainability through Service: Perspectives, Concepts and Examples"
2014 | pages: 91 | ISBN: 3319129635 | PDF | 3,3 mb

Rural Sustainability: A Complex Systems Approach to Policy Analysis  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at May 23, 2017
Rural Sustainability: A Complex Systems Approach to Policy Analysis

Rural Sustainability: A Complex Systems Approach to Policy Analysis By Qing Tian
English | PDF | 2017 | 166 Pages | ISBN : 3319526847 | 6 MB

This volume applies the science of complexity to study coupled human-environment systems (CHES) and integrates ideas from the social sciences of climate change into a study of rural development amid flooding and urbanization in the Poyang Lake Region (PLR) of China.

Challenges in Higher Education for Sustainability  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at May 21, 2017
Challenges in Higher Education for Sustainability

Challenges in Higher Education for Sustainability By J. Paulo Davim, Walter Leal Filho
English | PDF | 2016 | 320 Pages | ISBN : 3319237047 | 8 MB

This book presents the latest advances on the incorporation of sustainability in higher education. Different aspects such as the environmental, economic and social are here discussed. Several examples illustrating how sustainability in higher education is being pursued in different countries can be found in this book. Case studies include institutions from Kosovo, Brazil, Portugal, UK, Canada and USA.
Water, Energy & Food Sustainability in the Middle East: The Sustainability Triangle [Repost]

Water, Energy & Food Sustainability in the Middle East: The Sustainability Triangle by Adnan Badran
English | 11 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 3319489194 | 440 Pages | PDF | 11.36 MB

This book provides a survey of technologies available to tackle the problems associated with climate change in the energy, water and food security nexus with a special focus on the Middle East.

Textiles and Clothing Sustainability: Implications in Textiles and Fashion  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 19, 2017
Textiles and Clothing Sustainability: Implications in Textiles and Fashion

Textiles and Clothing Sustainability: Implications in Textiles and Fashion by Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
English | 2017 | ISBN: 9811021813 | 107 Pages | PDF | 4.5 MB

This book comprehensively covers the topic of sustainability in the clothing and fashion sector.

Sustainability Through Innovation in Product Life Cycle Design  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 18, 2017
Sustainability Through Innovation in Product Life Cycle Design

Sustainability Through Innovation in Product Life Cycle Design by Mitsutaka Matsumoto, Keijiro Masui, Shinichi Fukushige, Shinsuke Kondoh
English | 2017 | ISBN: 9811004692 | 1031 Pages | PDF | 60.7 MB

This book consists of chapters based on selected papers presented at the EcoDesign2015 symposium (9th International Symposium on Environmentally Conscious Design and Inverse Manufacturing).