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Redefining Sustainable Development

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Published by Pluto Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development studies,
  • Environmental impact of natural disasters & phenomena,
  • Sustainability,
  • Non-governmental organizations,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Development - Sustainable Development,
  • Business & Economics / Development & Growth,
  • Social classes

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7955353M
    ISBN 100745316050
    ISBN 109780745316055

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About the Author. Neil Middleton has written widely on development and aid and is a consultant with ETC UK. Phil O’Keefe teaches Economic Development and Environmental Management at the University of Northumbria. He is also the director of ETC by: While achieving sustainable development will undoubtedly require changes at the global level, the authors of this book emphasize that patterns of sustainable development must be built from the bottom up.

They focus on methods for movement toward sustainability that can occur at the grassroots : Paperback. Redefining Sustainable Development by Neil Middleton,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(2). Governments committed in the Agenda to pursuing “policy coherence and an enabling environment for sustainable development at all levels and by all actors”.

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