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Ecological Economics: A Workbook

Textbook

By: Joshua Farley, Jon D Erickson and Herman E Daly

150 pages, Figs, tabs

Island Press

Paperback | Mar 2005 | #146015 | ISBN: 1559633131
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About this book

Ecological economics addresses a flaw found in much economic thought - the failure to consider biophysical and social systems in analyses and equations. Ecological Economics: Principles and Applications is an introductory-level textbook that offers a pedagogically complete examination of this dynamic new field.

As a workbook accompanying the text, this volume breaks new ground in applying the principles of ecological economics in a problem - or service-based learning setting. Both the textbook and this workbook are situated within a new interdisciplinary framework that embraces the linkages among economic growth, environmental degradation, and social inequity in an effort to guide policy in a way that respects fundamental human values. Ecological Economics: A Workbook takes the approach a step further in placing ecological economic analysis within a systems perspective, in order to help students identify leverage points by which they can help to effect change.


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