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Principles of sustainable development

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Published by St. Lucie Press in Delray Beach, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable development.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by F. Douglas Muschett ; C. Lee Campbell ... [et al.].
    ContributionsMuschett, F. Douglas., Campbell, C. L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.E5 P694 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL728062M
    ISBN 101574440799
    LC Control Number97116850

    A provocative book by communication expert John Marshall Roberts, who expects messages from company leaders and activists which inspire others to take action. The ultimate objective of establishing the concept of sustainability as an organizing principle is to foster a well-functioning alignment between individuals, society, the economy and the regenerative capacity of the planet's life-supporting ecosystems. The term sustainable development as used by the United Nations incorporates both issues associated with land development and broader issues of human development such as education, public health, and standard of living. It requires a fundamental shift in consciousness as well as in action.

    The Third Principle: Ensure that the essential diversity of all forms of life in the Biosphere is maintained. The people centred at social parameter forms the broad base of triangle as active public participation holds an instrumental role. This was largely due to rapid industrialisation, deforestation, and urbanisation. We will further look at intercultural perspectives and gain insights into neighboring cultures. This definition may serve as a general principle, but for a guide to action its components sustainability and development must be given substance: what is to be sustained and what developed?

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