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Madhavan, Guruprasad

Practicing Sustainability

Madhavan, Guruprasad - Practicing Sustainability, ebook

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Table of contents

1. What Medical Equipment Taught Me About Sustainability
Robert Malkin

2. Food: The Ultimate Answer
José Andrés

3. A Village of Hope: The Interplay of Sustainability and Community Development
Mark Templer

4. Trade-Offs in Sustainable Development
Homi Kharas

5. Sustainable Skyscrapers and the Well-Being of the City
Richard Cook

6. Dimensional Stability
Heidi Williamson

7. Sustainability: A Tale of Twin Brothers
Ken Wilson

8. Cooperation and Sustainability
Simon Levin

9. The Sincerity of Purpose: Sustainability and World Peace
Arun Gandhi

10. Recycling Reinvented: Music and Sustainability
José-Luis Novo

11. Connectivity and Sustainability: Perspectives from Landscape and Urban Design
Diana Balmori

12. Nutrition and Sustainability
Marc Ameringen

13. A Poet in the Car Company: Sustainability of Passion and Profitability
David Berdish

14. The Need for Sustainable Heretics
Freeman Dyson

15. Performance with Purpose
Dave Haft

16. The Business of Sustainability: A Different Design Question
Gregor Barnum

17. Sustaining Population Health
Jacqueline Sherris

18. The Struggle to Make Sustainable Change in Global Health
Laurie Garrett, Zoe Liberman

19. Economic Growth and Sustainability Rooted in Financial Literacy
John Hope Bryant

20. Approaching the Future with Optimism
Robyn Beavers

21. A Decent Place to Live
Jonathan Reckford

22. From Field to Market: Changing Our Focus
Gerald Steiner

23. Joules: The Currency of Sustainability
Chandrakant Patel

24. Innovation Economics: The Race for Global Advantage
Robert Atkinson

25. Unlocking the Energy of Business to Effect Change
Meg Crawford

26. Put It on Paper: Lowering Healthcare Costs
Una Ryan

27. Mind the Gap: A Different Take on Sustainability
Matthew Taylor

28. Sustainable Scientific Research
Katepalli Sreenivasan

29. Energizing Sustainable Development
V. S. Ramamurthy, Narendar Pani

30. The Importance of Sustainability in Helping the Poor
Mechai Viravaidya

31. Why Is Waste a Dirty Word?
Melanie Walker

32. How Much Is Enough? Making It Personal
Toinette Lippe

33. Teaching Sustainability in the Anthropocene Era
Kai Lee, Richard Howarth

34. Don’t Sustain; Advance
Kevin Finneran

35. Changemakers for Sustainability
Karabi Acharya

36. What Social Entrepreneurs Taught Me About Sustainability
Mirjam Schöning

37. An Emotional Connection with Sustainability Through Documentary Films
Heather MacAndrew, David Springbett

38. Conserving Energy for Tomorrow
Scott Tew

39. The Sustainability of Ocean Resources
James Barry

40. Will It Last? Will It Endure?
Andrea Coleman, Barry Coleman

41. The Holistic Enchilada: Moving Toward Food System Sustainability
Wayne Roberts

42. Bringing Organizational Sustainability to Public Postsecondary Education
Christopher Hayter, Robert Hayter

43. Conservation Through Connections
Harvey Locke

44. Beyond the Status Quo: Catalyzing Sustainability in the Arts
Jane Milosch

45. Historic Preservation: The Real Sustainable Development
Donovan Rypkema

46. Bending Toward Justice: The Search for Sustainable Energy
Michael Brune

47. Afterword
M. S. Swaminathan

Keywords: Environment, Sustainable Development, Management/Business for Professionals, Popular Science in Nature and Environment, Energy Policy, Economics and Management, Development Economics, Public Health

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Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2013
Language
en
Edition
2013
Page amount
36 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781461443490

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