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Managing Sustainable Development

Series: IUCN Strategies for Sustainable Development Handbook Series

By: Michael Carley and Ian Christie

322 pages, Figs


Paperback | Dec 2000 | Edition: 2 | #60619 | ISBN: 1853834408
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Hardback | Dec 2000 | Edition: 2 | #60620 | ISBN: 1853834459
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About this book

Still regarded as a benchmark text by environmental managers, and used on a wide range of academic courses, this revised edition builds on and enhances the chief strength of the first edition: its linkage of theoretical analysis to active case studies in environmental management from around the world. It includes new and updated facts and data, together with a range of new case studies on: local sustainability networks; regional sustainability networks; the sustainability state; networks for global action.

'It is well written and contains interesting case studies.' Axel Marx, Katholieke Universiteit van Leuven, Belgium


The Western view of humankind and nature; global integration and local democracy; innovative management for sustainable development; case studies in innovative management.

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Michael Carley is a fellow at the Institute of Ecology and Resource Management at the University of Edinburgh. Ian Christie is a Fellow at the Policy Studies Institute in London.

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