Sustainable Consumption: Key Issues

Sustainable Consumption: Key Issues

by Lucie Middlemiss


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ISBN-13: 9781138645660
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 06/10/2018
Series: Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability Series
Pages: 250
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

About the Author

Lucie Middlemiss is Associate Professor in Sustainability, and Co-director of the Sustainability Research Institute, in the School of Earth and Environment at the University of Leeds, UK.

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Part 1: Introducing sustainable consumption

  1. Introduction
  2. Measuring sustainable consumption
  3. Sustainable consumption in social context
  4. Part 2: Explaining sustainable consumption

  5. 'People don’t understand'
  6. 'People are selfish'
  7. 'It’s all about values'
  8. 'The personal is political'
  9. 'We don’t have a choice'
  10. 'Consumption is meaningful!'
  11. Part 3: Visions of the future in sustainable consumption

  12. Production-consumption relations
  13. The solution is collective
  14. Sustainable consumption makes you happy! - co-authored with David Wingate
  15. Revolution or evolution?
  16. Conclusion: building images of the future

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