Sustainable Practices: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications (3 Volumes)

Sustainable Practices: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications (3 Volumes)

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Release Date: December, 2013|Copyright: © 2014 |Pages: 1872
ISBN13: 9781466648524|ISBN10: 146664852X|EISBN13: 9781466648531|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-4852-4


Recent concerns over global warming and environmental protection have, over time, led to policies and practices designed to ensure healthy ecosystems. In order to thrive in this environment of caution and care, individuals must pay close attention to the impact of their actions on their surroundings.

Sustainable Practices: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications explores some of the most recent developments in sustainability, delving into topics beyond environmental science to cover issues of sustainable economic, political, and social development. Researchers, academicians, and policy makers will use this multi-volume reference to better make use of the resources at their disposal in order to preserve quality of life for future generations.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Environmental Management
  • Green Economy
  • Green Technologies
  • Renewable Energy
  • Social Responsibility
  • Sustainability
  • Sustainable Development
  • Urban Development

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Information Resources Management Association (IRMA) is a research-based professional organization dedicated to advancing the concepts and practices of information resources management in modern organizations. IRMA's primary purpose is to promote the understanding, development and practice of managing information resources as key enterprise assets among IRM/IT professionals. IRMA brings together researchers, practitioners, academicians, and policy makers in information technology management from over 50 countries.