|aSustainable development :|bthe challenge of transition /|cedited by Jurgen Schmandt and C.H. Ward with the assistance of Murilu Hastings.
|aCambridge, UK ;|aNew York :|bCambridge University Press,|c2000.
|axvi, 223 p. :|bill. ;|c24 cm.
|aThis volume is built upon the foundation of a conference hosted by Rice University in March 1997.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aForeward / Bruce Alberts -- Preface / C.H. Ward and Jurgen Schmandt -- Challenge and response / Jurgen Schmandt and C.H. Ward -- National self-interest in the pursuit of sustainable development / Malcolm Gillis and Jeffrey R. Vincent -- Uneconomic growth: empty-world versus full-world economics / Herman E. Daly -- Population and consumption: from more to enough / Robert W. Kates -- Spirituality and sustainability / Carla V. Berkedal -- Leadership skills for sustainable development / Bruce W. Piasecki -- The role of science: guidance and service / Stephen H. Schneider -- Economic tools, international trade, and the role of business / Francis Cairncross -- Stakeholders and sustainable development / James B. Blackburn -- From idea to action: the role of policy / Jurgen Schmandt.