Sustainable Production Consumption Systems Knowledge, Engagement and Practice

Sustainable Production Consumption Systems brings together a set of designed case studies intended to provide a more in-depth understanding of challenges and opportunities in bringing knowledge and actions closer together for the sustainable management of specific production and consumption systems....

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Lebel, Louis (Editor), Lorek, Sylvia (Editor), Daniel, Rajesh (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 2010, 2010
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Sustainable Production Consumption Systems brings together a set of designed case studies intended to provide a more in-depth understanding of challenges and opportunities in bringing knowledge and actions closer together for the sustainable management of specific production and consumption systems. The case study approach enabled researchers to engage directly with some of the actors involved in the production, consumption or regulation of specific goods or services and other stakeholders affected by those processes. Such engagement was particularly worthwhile when it helped mobilize actors to pursue linking knowledge with action in ways that improve the prospects for sustainability
Physical Description:VIII, 278 p online resource
ISBN:9789048130900