This third edition of a successful, established text provides a concise and well-illustrated introduction to the ideas behind, and the practices flowing from the notion of sustainable development.
This extensively revised third edition provides a concise, accessible introduction to the ideas behind, and the practices flowing from, the notion of sustainable development, with a particular focus on the developing world.
1. What is Sustainable Development? 2. The Challenges of Sustainable Development 3. Action Towards Sustainable Development 4. Sustainable Rural Livelihoods 5. Sustainable Urban Livelihoods 6. Sustainable Development in the Developing World: An Assessment 7. Conclusion
Jennifer Elliott is senior lecturer in geography at Brighton University, UK.