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Main Title Getting down to earth : practical applications of ecological economics /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Costanza, Robert.
Segura Bonilla, Olman.
Martinez Alier, Juan.
Publisher Island Press,
Year Published 1996
OCLC Number 34710904
ISBN 1559635037 (pbk.) 9781559635035 (pbk.)
Subjects Environmental economics ; Sustainable development
Internet Access
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Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0666/96022628-d.html
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJEM  HC79.E5G478 1996 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 05/08/1998
ESAM  HC79.E5G478 1996 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 01/17/1997
Collation xxii, 472 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes The product of a workshop held in Costa Rica, following a conference of the International Society for Ecological Economics. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes Socio-ecological principles for a sustainable society / John Holmberg, Karl-Henrik Rob ert, Karl-Erik Eriksson -- Consumption : value added, physical transformation, and welfare / Herman E. Daly -- Complexity, problem solving, and sustainable societies / Joseph A. Tainter -- From ecological economics to productive ecology : perspectives on sustainable development from the south / Enrique Leff -- Social and ethical dimensions of ecological economics / Anil Gupta. Envisioning a sustainable world / Donella Meadows -- Towards economics for environmental sustainability / Paul Ekins -- Ecological and economic distribution conflicts / Juan Martinez-Alier, Martin O'Connor -- Technological intensity, technological quality, and sustainable development / Gilberto C. Gallopin -- Renewable resource appropriation by cities / Carl Folke, Jonas Larsson, Julie Sweitzer. Emergent complexity and procedural rationality : post-normal science for sustainability / Martin O'Connor, Sylvie Faucheux, Geraldine Froger ... {et al.} -- Integrating spatially explicit ecological and economic models : theory and application in the Patuxent River watershed, Maryland / Robert Costanza, Lisa Wainger, Nancy Bockstael -- Ecological economics : the second stage / Faye Duchin -- Modeling the dynamics of resource depletion, substitution, recycling, and technical change in extractive industries / Matthias Ruth, Cutler J. Cleveland. Institutional change and development towards sustainability / Johannas B. Opschoor -- Creating the institutional setting for sustainability in Latin America / Marc. J. Dourojeanni -- Applying agroecology to improve peasant farming systems in Latin America : an impact assessment of NGO strategies / Miguel A. Altieri, Andres Yurjevic, Jean Marc Von der Weid ... {et al.} -- Property rights, people, and environment / Susan S. Hanna -- Will new property rights regimes in central and eastern Europe serve nature conservation purposes? / Tomasz Zylicz. Valuing social sustainability : environmental recuperation on Fevela hillsides in Rio de Janeiro / Peter H. May, Marilia Pastuk -- Resources planning should integrate conservation and development needs : the case of Tegucigalpa's water requirements / Carlos A. Quesada-Mateo -- Political dimension of implementing environmental reform : lessons from Costa Rica / David Kaimowitz, Olman Segura -- Envisioning sustainable alternatives within the framework of the UNCED process / Alicia Barcena, Diomar Silveira.
Place Published Washington, D.C. :
Corporate Au Added Ent International Society for Ecological Economics.
PUB Date Free Form c1996.
Series Title Traced International Society for Ecological Economics series
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 96022628
OCLC Time Stamp 20071019120838
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 04546cam 2200553 a 45020