Achieving Global Sustainability: Policy Recommendations

Achieving Global Sustainability: Policy Recommendations

by United Nations
     
 

This book looks at how to achieve a more secure level of global sustainability and gathers recommendations. It analyzes the relationship between globalization and sustainability, evaluating arguments on the necessity of fundamental changes in economic growth and discusses the radical evolutions in socioeconomic development in terms of social common capital, social…  See more details below

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This book looks at how to achieve a more secure level of global sustainability and gathers recommendations. It analyzes the relationship between globalization and sustainability, evaluating arguments on the necessity of fundamental changes in economic growth and discusses the radical evolutions in socioeconomic development in terms of social common capital, social discipline and economic valuation of the environment. The publication also examines strategies for achieving a sustainable society and presents an overview on adaptation for environmental change. Finally, it introduces policy recommendations for global sustainability, including those advocating a low-carbon society by 2050, a "Green New Deal" as a means of integrating policies, climate security, and international discipline.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014409438
Publisher:
United Nations
Publication date:
05/10/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
368
File size:
11 MB
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