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Product Description: If―as many environmental experts maintain―global climate change is the greatest challenge of our times, the need for a serious, and universal, commitment to low-carbon development is more urgent than ever. Low-carbon development might be described as climate-friendly growth that enables humanity to flourish fairly and equitably within the ecological limits of our planet, and, perhaps unsurprisingly, scholarly work on the topic is booming in research centres around the world...read more
By Johan Nordensvard (editor)

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9781138778221 | Routledge, August 30, 2016, cover price $1485.00 | About this edition: If―as many environmental experts maintain―global climate change is the greatest challenge of our times, the need for a serious, and universal, commitment to low-carbon development is more urgent than ever.

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Product Description: There is a fundamental denial at the centre of why we have an environmental crisis – a denial that ignores that endless physical growth on a finite planet is impossible. Nature provides the ecosystem services that support our civilisation, thus making humanity unavoidably dependent upon it...read more
By Haydn Washington (editor)

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9781138953017 | Routledge, April 12, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: There is a fundamental denial at the centre of why we have an environmental crisis – a denial that ignores that endless physical growth on a finite planet is impossible.

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Product Description: There is a fundamental denial at the centre of why we have an environmental crisis – a denial that ignores that endless physical growth on a finite planet is impossible. Nature provides the ecosystem services that support our civilisation, thus making humanity unavoidably dependent upon it...read more
By Paul Twomey (editor)

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9781138953024 | Routledge, April 13, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: There is a fundamental denial at the centre of why we have an environmental crisis – a denial that ignores that endless physical growth on a finite planet is impossible.

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Product Description: Introduction to Sustainability is the first major textbook to review major themes in the cutting-edge field of sustainability. The book is suitable for introductory interdisciplinary courses on sustainability, as well as those in the fields of geography, geology, sociology, planning, political science, and anthropology...read more

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9781118487143 | Blackwell Pub, May 9, 2016, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: Introduction to Sustainability is the first major textbook to review major themes in the cutting-edge field of sustainability.

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9781118487259 | Pap/psc edition (Blackwell Pub, May 9, 2016), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Introduction to Sustainability is the first major textbook to review major themes in the cutting-edge field of sustainability.

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Product Description: Informational text, expert analysis, and seminal public documents enlighten students about the garbage situation we are facing, which not only includes mountains of food scraps and discarded possessions, but hazardous, toxic, and radioactive waste as well...read more

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9780766072763 | Enslow Pub Inc, January 15, 2016, cover price $37.27 | About this edition: Informational text, expert analysis, and seminal public documents enlighten students about the garbage situation we are facing, which not only includes mountains of food scraps and discarded possessions, but hazardous, toxic, and radioactive waste as well.

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Product Description: Sustainable development is the central challenge of the 21st Century. How can human civilization continue to develop without destroying the natural systems on which it depends?Environmentalists tell us that capitalism is the problem because it feeds our self-interest...read more

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9780415662819 | Routledge, January 15, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Sustainable development is the central challenge of the 21st Century yet it is poorly understood.

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9781138192553 | Reprint edition (Routledge, November 5, 2015), cover price $53.95 | About this edition: Sustainable development is the central challenge of the 21st Century.

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Product Description: The idea that we can meet human needs and simultaneously conserve and even enhance the natural environment is an attractive one. Since the Brundtland report popularised a definition of sustainable development based on the concept of needs, there has been a widespread belief that it should be possible to achieve a good quality of life without compromising natural ecosystems...read more

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9781138792395 | Routledge, October 22, 2015, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The idea that we can meet human needs and simultaneously conserve and even enhance the natural environment is an attractive one.

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Product Description: Matsutake is the most valuable mushroom in the world―and a weed that grows in human-disturbed forests across the northern hemisphere. Through its ability to nurture trees, matsutake helps forests to grow in daunting places. It is also an edible delicacy in Japan, where it sometimes commands astronomical prices...read more

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9780691162751 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 29, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Matsutake is the most valuable mushroom in the world―and a weed that grows in human-disturbed forests across the northern hemisphere.

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9780538622974, titled "Applied Keyboarding" | South-Western Pub, June 1, 1993, cover price $66.95 | also contains Applied Keyboarding | About this edition: Provides directions and exercises for basic skill building in keyboarding, for both typewriters and computers.

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Product Description: Drawing on historical and contemporary evidence, this book argues that growing environmental degradation and wealth inequality are linked to how nature is exploited to create economic wealth. Ending the under-pricing of natural capital and insufficient human capital accumulation is essential to overcoming structural imbalance in modern economies...read more

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9781137403377 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 24, 2015, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Drawing on historical and contemporary evidence, this book argues that growing environmental degradation and wealth inequality are linked to how nature is exploited to create economic wealth.

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9781137403384 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 24, 2015, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Drawing on historical and contemporary evidence, this book argues that growing environmental degradation and wealth inequality are linked to how nature is exploited to create economic wealth.

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Product Description: Finance. Climate. Food. Work. How are the crises of the twenty-first century connected? In Capitalism in the Web of Life, Jason W. Moore argues that the sources of today’s global turbulence have a common cause: capitalism as a way of organizing nature, including human nature...read more

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9781781689011 | Verso Books, November 10, 2015, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Finance.

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9781781689028 | Verso Books, August 18, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Finance.

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Product Description: In K. William Kapp’s most important work, Social Costs and Social Benefits, he argued that social controls are necessary to both reduce the social costs and increase the social benefits of the economy - aspects which are neglected under a system of free enterprise...read more
By Sebastian Berger (editor)

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9781138775473 | Routledge, August 6, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: In K.

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Product Description: Economic Growth and the Environment explores the debate on how to reconcile economic growth with protection of the natural environment, and the closely related discussion on whether an increasing scarcity of natural resources will eventually force economic growth to cease...read more

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9780199663897 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 10, 2013, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Economic Growth and the Environment explores the debate on how to reconcile economic growth with protection of the natural environment, and the closely related discussion on whether an increasing scarcity of natural resources will eventually force economic growth to cease.

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9780198705420 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, July 7, 2015), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Economic Growth and the Environment explores the debate on how to reconcile economic growth with protection of the natural environment, and the closely related discussion on whether an increasing scarcity of natural resources will eventually force economic growth to cease.

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Product Description: Prolonged economic downturn is forcing policy makers and professors to examine how to improve economic development. State and regional governments are therefore moving from public sector-led strategies to private sector-led strategies to enact substantial business-friendly policy reforms...read more

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9781137471697 | Palgrave Macmillan, August 6, 2015, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Prolonged economic downturn is forcing policy makers and professors to examine how to improve economic development.

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9780395364857, titled "College Accounting Fundamentals: Skate-O-Rama Practice Set" | 3 edition (Houghton Mifflin School, January 1, 1985), cover price $18.36 | also contains College Accounting Fundamentals: Skate-O-Rama Practice Set

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9780395364840, titled "College Accounting Fundamentals: Achievement Test Series B : Chapters 16-29" | 3rd edition (Houghton Mifflin, January 1, 1985), cover price $11.16 | also contains College Accounting Fundamentals: Achievement Test Series B : Chapters 16-29

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Product Description: The Economics of Green Growth investigates the possibility of creating an integrated indicator covering three pillars of sustainable development: economy, society and the environment. The excessive pursuit of economic efficiency has resulted in severe environmental problems such as climate change and biodiversity loss, and societal human issues such as inequality and disparity...read more
By Shunsuke Managi (editor)

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9781138817159 | Routledge, June 16, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: The Economics of Green Growth investigates the possibility of creating an integrated indicator covering three pillars of sustainable development: economy, society and the environment.

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9780387553764, titled "Der Schwangerschaftsabbruch Aus Kindlicher Indikation Im Spannungsfeld Der Pranatalen Diagnostik" | Springer Verlag, July 1, 1992, cover price $52.00 | also contains Der Schwangerschaftsabbruch Aus Kindlicher Indikation Im Spannungsfeld Der Pranatalen Diagnostik | About this edition: Mit diesem Buch wird ein wichtiger Aspekt der "@ 218-Diskus- sion" herausgearbeitet.

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Product Description: The science is unequivocal: stabilizing climate change implies bringing net carbon emissions to zero. This must be done by 2100 if we are to keep climate change anywhere near the 2oC warming that world leaders have set as the maximum acceptable limit...read more

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9781464804793 | World Bank, June 9, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The science is unequivocal: stabilizing climate change implies bringing net carbon emissions to zero.

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Product Description: We find ourselves at a crossroads between environmental disaster and a new industrial revolution: a shift from the ruthless exploitation of nature toward cooperation with it. Decoupling economic growth from environmental consumption is an ambitious goal, but also an achievable one...read more
By Rachel Harland (trans)

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9781783084739 | Anthem Pr, June 15, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: We find ourselves at a crossroads between environmental disaster and a new industrial revolution: a shift from the ruthless exploitation of nature toward cooperation with it.

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Product Description: Environmental professionals are often called upon to find solutions to environmental degradation problems or to lead the way in planning to prevent them. Because they come mainly from the environmental and science disciplines, most environmental professionals have limited training in the fundamentals of economics...read more

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9781482257991 | CRC Pr I Llc, April 13, 2015, cover price $129.95 | About this edition: Environmental professionals are often called upon to find solutions to environmental degradation problems or to lead the way in planning to prevent them.
9780471859444, titled "Service Guide: Winning Customers" | John Wiley & Sons Inc, January 1, 1993, cover price $25.00 | also contains Service Guide: Winning Customers

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Product Description: Projecting win-win situations, new economic opportunities, green growth and innovative partnerships, the green economy discourse has quickly gained centre stage in international environmental governance and policymaking. Its underlying message is attractive and optimistic: if the market can become the tool for tackling climate change and other major ecological crises, the fight against these crises can also be the royal road to solving the problems of the market...read more

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9781138781702 | Routledge, March 30, 2015, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Projecting win-win situations, new economic opportunities, green growth and innovative partnerships, the green economy discourse has quickly gained centre stage in international environmental governance and policymaking.

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Product Description: There is no doubt that “economy” is a keyword in contemporary life, yet what constitutes economy is increasingly contested terrain. Interested in building “other worlds,” J. K. Gibson-Graham have argued that the economy is not only diverse but also open to experimentations that foreground the well-being of humans and nonhumans alike...read more

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9780816693283 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, April 1, 2015, cover price $122.50 | About this edition: There is no doubt that “economy” is a keyword in contemporary life, yet what constitutes economy is increasingly contested terrain.

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9780816693290 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, February 23, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: There is no doubt that “economy” is a keyword in contemporary life, yet what constitutes economy is increasingly contested terrain.

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Product Description: Economic Growth and Sustainable Housing: An Uneasy Relationship critically discusses the possibilities of decoupling environmental degradation from economic growth. The author refutes the belief in combining perpetual economic growth with long-term environmental sustainability based on the premise that economic growth can be fully decoupled from negative environmental impacts...read more

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9780415825085 | Routledge, August 16, 2013, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Economic Growth and Sustainable Housing: An Uneasy Relationship critically discusses the possibilities of decoupling environmental degradation from economic growth.

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9781138919402 | Routledge, May 21, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Economic Growth and Sustainable Housing: An Uneasy Relationship critically discusses the possibilities of decoupling environmental degradation from economic growth.

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Product Description: Jeffrey D. Sachs is one of the world's most perceptive and original analysts of global development. In this major new work he presents a compelling and practical framework for how global citizens can use a holistic way forward to address the seemingly intractable worldwide problems of persistent extreme poverty, environmental degradation, and political-economic injustice: sustainable development...read more

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9780231173148 | Columbia Univ Pr, March 3, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Jeffrey D.

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9780231173155 | Columbia Univ Pr, March 3, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Jeffrey D.
9780393312720, titled "Malta and Gozo" | 4th edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, September 1, 1995), cover price $16.95 | also contains Malta and Gozo | About this edition: This guide gives coverage of the two islands of Malta and Gozo.
9780393312744, titled "Blue Guide Florence" | 6th edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, September 1, 1995), cover price $17.95 | also contains Blue Guide Florence

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Product Description: This book explores the social implications and challenges of low-carbon development. The argument of the book is that a broad understanding of low-carbon development is essential for mitigating climate change and enabling development in a carbon-constrained world, but there are risks that low-carbon development might come at a price that is both social and economic...read more

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9780415738361 | Routledge, August 9, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This book explores the social implications and challenges of low-carbon development.

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Product Description: Written in a way that facilitates understanding of complex concepts, laws, and policy, Production, Growth, and the Environment: An Economic Approach explores how economic growth usually makes people better off, but also asks at what environmental cost? These costs are not often realized until after the fact, when their remediation is more expensive, and sometimes not reversible...read more

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9781482243055 | CRC Pr I Llc, September 2, 2014, cover price $174.95 | About this edition: Written in a way that facilitates understanding of complex concepts, laws, and policy, Production, Growth, and the Environment: An Economic Approach explores how economic growth usually makes people better off, but also asks at what environmental cost?

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Product Description: For decades, politicians and business leaders alike told the American public that our most important challenge was growing the economy, and that environmental protection could be left to future generations. Now, in the wake of billions of dollars in costs associated with coastal devastation from Hurricane Sandy, rampant wildfires across the West, and groundwater contamination from reckless drilling, it's increasingly clear that yesterday's carefree attitude about the environment has morphed into a fiscal crisis of epic proportions...read more

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9781137278555 | St Martins Pr, June 25, 2013, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: An award-winning environmental activist and social entrepreneur exposes the link between our financial and environmental crisesFor decades, politicians and business leaders alike told the American public that today's challenge was growing the economy, and that environmental protection could be left to future generations.

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9781137279200 | Reprint edition (Griffin, August 5, 2014), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: For decades, politicians and business leaders alike told the American public that our most important challenge was growing the economy, and that environmental protection could be left to future generations.

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