A new Agenda for Sustainability

Kurt Aagaard Nielsen (Editor), Bo Elling (Editor), Maria Figueroa (Editor), Erling Jelsøe (Editor)

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Abstract

The book presents sustainable development from the perspective of critical social theory. In the editors introduction they draw a picture of phases in discourses of sustainable development and points out the need of a next generation. The articles in the anthology all come out with a normative proposal for the next generation. Within the specific areas of sustainability - analyses each contribution try to open up for a wholistic point of wiew. In part 1 the anthology presents articles dealing with conceptual aspect of sustainable devlopment. In part 2 the anthology presents political and institutional aspects of sustainable development and in part 3 you find articles dealing with everyday life perspectives on a coming agenda for sustainability.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLeeds
PublisherAshgate
Number of pages300
ISBN (Print)978-0-7546-7976-9
ISBN (Electronic)978-0-7546-9936-1
Publication statusPublished - 21 Sep 2010
SeriesAshgate studies in environmental policy and practice

Keywords

  • ecology
  • social sustainability
  • everyday life and sustainability

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Nielsen, K. A., Elling, B., Figueroa, M., & Jelsøe, E. (Eds.) (2010). A new Agenda for Sustainability. Ashgate. Ashgate studies in environmental policy and practice