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State of the World 2012: Moving Toward Sustainable Prosperity

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Series: State of the World Volume: 2012

By: The Worldwatch Institute (Author)

241 pages, b/w photos, b/w illustrations, tables

Island Press

Paperback | May 2012 | #197167 | ISBN-13: 9781610910378
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About this book

In the 2012 edition of its flagship report, Worldwatch celebrates the twentieth anniversary of the 1992 Earth Summit with a far-reaching analysis of progress toward building sustainable economies. Written in clear language with easy-to-read charts, State of the World 2012 offers a new perspective on what changes and policies will be necessary to make sustainability a permanent feature of the world's economies. The Worldwatch Institute has been named one of the top three environmental think tanks in the world by the University of Pennsylvania's Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program.

"The most comprehensive, up-to-date, and accessible summaries [...] on the global environment."
- E. O. Wilson, Pulitzer prize winner

"Top-ranked annual books on sustainable development."
- Globescan survey of sustainable experts


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Biography

The Worldwatch Institute is a Washington, DC-based nonprofit research and publishing organization dedicated to fostering the evolution of an environmentally sustainable society.

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