Электронная книга: Charles Kibert J. «Working Toward Sustainability. Ethical Decision-Making in a Technological World»
A comprehensive introduction to the ethics of sustainability for empowering professionals and practitioners in many different fields By building the framework for balancing technological developments with their social and environmental effects, sustainable practices have grounded the vision of the green movement for the past few decades. Now deeply rooted in the public conscience, sustainability has put its stamp on various institutions and sectors, from national to local governments, from agriculture to tourism, and from manufacturing to resource management. But until now, the technological sector has operated without a cohesive set of sustainability principles to guide its actions. Working Toward Sustainability fills this gap by empowering professionals in various fields with an understanding of the ethical foundations they need to promoting and achieving sustainable development. In addition, Working Toward Sustainability: Offers a comprehensive introduction to the ethics of sustainability for those in the technical fields whether construction, engineering, resource management, the sciences, architecture, or design Supports nine central principles using case studies, exercises, and instructor material Includes illustrations throughout to help bring the concepts to life By demonstrating that sustainable solutions tart with ethical choices, this groundbreaking book helps professionals in virtually every sector and field of endeavor work toward sustainability.
Издательство: "John Wiley&Sons Limited"
ISBN: 9781118106037 электронная книга Купить за 5791.98 руб и скачать на Litres
Купить за 5791.98 руб и скачать на Litres
Другие книги автора:
|Sustainable Construction. Green Building Design and Delivery||The leading green building reference, updated with the latest advances in the field Sustainable Construction is the leading reference for the design, construction, and operation of high performance… — John Wiley&Sons Limited, электронная книга Подробнее...||6949.49||электронная книга|
См. также в других словарях:
Sustainability — Achieving sustainability will enable the Earth to continue supporting human life as we know it. Blue Marble NASA composite images: 2001 (left), 2002 (right). See also: Sustainable development Sustainability is the capacity to endure. For humans,… … Wikipedia
Economic Affairs — ▪ 2006 Introduction In 2005 rising U.S. deficits, tight monetary policies, and higher oil prices triggered by hurricane damage in the Gulf of Mexico were moderating influences on the world economy and on U.S. stock markets, but some other… … Universalium
Russia — /rush euh/, n. 1. Also called Russian Empire. Russian, Rossiya. a former empire in E Europe and N and W Asia: overthrown by the Russian Revolution 1917. Cap.: St. Petersburg (1703 1917). 2. See Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. 3. See Russian… … Universalium
Public management — considers that government and non profit administration resembles private sector management in some important ways. As such, there are management tools appropriate in public and in private domains, tools that maximize efficiency and effectiveness … Wikipedia
List of master's degrees in North America — This list refers to specific masters degrees in North America. Please see master s degree for a more general overview. Contents 1 Master of Accountancy (MAcc or MAcy) or Master of Professional Accountancy (MPA) or Master of Professional… … Wikipedia
Conservation biology — Biological conservation redirects here. For the journal, see Biological Conservation (journal). For the scientific journal, see Conservation Biology (journal). Efforts are being taken to preserve the natural characteristics of Hopetoun Falls,… … Wikipedia
List of Master's degrees in North America — This list refers to specific masters degrees in North America. Please see Master s degree for a more general overview. Master of Laws (LL.M.) Master of Laws (LL.M.) is a graduate law degree, pursued after earning a first law degree in the U.S. or … Wikipedia
Biofuel — Information on pump regarding ethanol fuel blend up to 10%, California … Wikipedia