The objective of the book is to critically evaluate current scientific work on defining the issue of sustainability and on measuring progress towards a sustainable state. It aims to provide a common understanding of how progress towards sustainability can be achieved by optimising techlogical development, environmental impact and socio-ecomic factors. A further objective is to identify the major trends in methodologies that assist progress towards sustainability.
Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG
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Environment & Planning
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Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K
55 black & white illustrations, 79 black & white tables, biography