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  1. The Positive Deviant

    Sustainability Leadership in a Perverse World

    By Sara Parkin

    An economy low in carbon and high in life satisfaction will require thousands, if not millions of exceptional leaders. This book is the first to bring together sustainability knowledge with the leadership skills and tools to help you become one of those leaders. In it you will find everything you...

    Published July 29th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Sustainability Education

    Perspectives and Practice across Higher Education

    By Paula Jones, David Selby, Stephen Sterling

    How do we equip learners with the values, knowledge, skills, and motivation to help achieve economic, social and ecological well-being? How can universities make a major contribution towards a more sustainable future? Amid rising expectations on HE from professional associations, funders, policy...

    Published June 22nd 2010 by Routledge

  3. The Principles of Sustainability

    2nd Edition

    By Simon Dresner

    At a time of increasingly rapid environmental deterioration and climate change, sustainability is one of the most important issues facing the world. Can we create a sustainable society? What would that mean? How should we set about doing it? How can we bring about such a profound change in the way...

    Published August 27th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Understanding Sustainable Development

    Sustainable development is notoriously difficult to grasp for students and professionals. Multidimensional, encompassing social, ecological and economic theories, policies and practice, it can be a maze of complexity and contradiction. This powerful new textbook, by a topic instructor in the field,...

    Published July 28th 2008 by Routledge

  5. An Introduction to Sustainable Development

    By Peter Rogers, Kazi F. Jalal, John A. Boyd

    This volume is the most comprehensive textbook on sustainable development. It has been developed with students and professionals from around the world specifically for those who need a thorough grounding in the subject. Coverage includes: background to sustainable development and global...

    Published October 28th 2007 by Routledge

  6. The Ecology of Learning

    Sustainability, Lifelong Learning and Everyday Life

    Edited by John Blewitt

    Your house is flooded by 'unseasonal' heavy rain. What do you learn from this experience? Do you shrug your shoulders and call your insurer? Or do you choose to learn about climate change, switch to renewable energy and lobby politicians? In this insightful book, John Blewitt explores the...

    Published July 31st 2006 by Routledge

  7. UN Millennium Development Library: Toward Universal Primary Education

    "Investments, Incentives and Institutions"

    By UN Millennium Project

    The Millennium Development Goals, adopted at the UN Millennium Summit in 2000, are the world's targets for dramatically reducing extreme poverty in its many dimensions by 2015?income poverty, hunger, disease, exclusion, lack of infrastructure and shelter?while promoting gender equality, education,...

    Published May 31st 2005 by Routledge

  8. How to Win Campaigns

    100 Steps to Success

    By Chris Rose

    Written for the new campaigner and the experienced communicator alike, this is a comprehensive and systematic exploration of what works in campaigning, and a practical how-to guide for using principles and strategy in campaigning as a new form of public politics. Applicable to any issue and from...

    Published April 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  9. The Sustainability Curriculum

    The Challenge for Higher Education

    Edited by John Blewitt, Cedric Cullingford

    The links between education and sustainable development are deepening, although subject to much controversy and debate. The success of the sustainability discourse depends both on the pedagogic and research functions of higher education. Similarly, for higher education itself to remain relevant and...

    Published June 30th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Education for Sustainability

    Edited by Stephen Sterling, John Huckle

    At a time when polls suggest that a majority of young British people believe that the future will offer a worse quality of life than the present, it is becoming imperative that children are introduced to principles of sustainability through the educational system from an early age, and that these...

    Published May 31st 1996 by Routledge