Table of Contents

Reflections on Sustainability, Population Growth, and the Environment.
2006; Sustainable Development.
Definitions, Principles, Policies; Sustainability is Not Enough; Sustainable Development and Urbanization; Sustainable Economies.
Local or Global?; Business and Human Rights; A New Glasnost for Global Sustainability; Tools for the Transition to Sustainability; 'Factor Four' and Sustainable Development in the Age of Globalization; Ecological Footprint Accounting.
Comparing Earth's Biological Capacity with an Economy's Resource Demand. Provides a discussion on sustainable development, bringing together the visions and contributions of esteemed thinkers on the subject (such as Herman E Daly, Ernst Ulrich von Weizsacker, Mikhail Gorbachev, Dennis Meadows and others). This work helps the reader learn about what the concept of Sustainable Development can really accomplish.