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Sustainability matters

Lin Heng Lye

Sustainability matters

environmental management in Asia

by Lin Heng Lye

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by World Scientific Publishing Pte. Ltd. in Singapore, Hackensack, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental management,
  • Sustainable development

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementeditors, Lye Lin-Heng ... [et al.].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE320.A78 S87 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxlv, 601 p. :
    Number of Pages601
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25043366M
    ISBN 109814322903
    ISBN 109789814322904
    LC Control Number2010284755
    OCLC/WorldCa639163789

    The book Pursuing Sustainability suggests that the ultimate determinants of intergenerational well-being should be thought of as the stocks of assets on which people now draw and will draw in the future to subsist and improve their lives – stocks that include natural, social, manufactured, human and knowledge capital.   Sustainability: All That Matters, by award-winning writer and campaigner Chris Goodall argues that building a sustainable society is perhaps the greatest test that the world has ever faced. Today's generation has borrowed from the future by grabbing prosperity now and imposing the cost on the next generation/5(53).

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