The 10-volume Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability is a unified resource that provides a balanced perspective on 21st-century global environmental issues.
Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability Vol. 1-10: Knowledge to Transform Our Common Future
Below are links to the ten volumes of the Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability:
Purchase all 10 volumes of the Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability, or choose individual volumes for the reference collection or circulation.
Vol. 1: The Spirit of Sustainability
Vol. 2: The Business of Sustainability
Vol. 3: The Law and Politics of Sustainability
Vol. 4: Natural Resources and Sustainability
Vol. 5: Ecosystem Management and Sustainability
Vol. 6: Measurements, Indicators, and Research Methods for Sustainability
Vol. 7: China, India, and East and Southeast Asia: Assessing Sustainability
Vol. 8: The Americas and Oceania: Assessing Sustainability
Vol. 9: Afro-Eurasia: Assessing Sustainability
Vol. 10: The Future of Sustainability
宝库山可持续百科全书: 可持续的精神 (第1卷)
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Choice: February 2013 –
The editors have made judicious choices about featured topics, given the vast geographic scope. . . . This 10-volume set (also available electronically) is a valuable acquisition for libraries. Summing up: Recommended. Lower-level undergraduates and above; general readers.
Reference & Research Book News: February 2013 –
Suitable for early undergraduate or general readers, the publisher’s 10-volume Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability has been carefully planned to bring together a great deal of information in a package structured for student research. The planners have taken the very broad concept of sustainability and looked for logical ways to divide and sub-divide relevant material for presentation in alphabetically arranged articles.
Booklist: February 15, 2013 –
This intriguing, interdisciplinary set puts a focus on solutions to global environmental issues and features concise overview essays on an array of sustainability-related topics, compiled into thematic volumes…. This encyclopedia, with its global perspective and unique focus on solutions and the future, is recommended for academic and large public libraries with collections on the environment.
“Gro Harlem Brundtland, chair of the World Commission on Environment and Development and three-time prime minister of Norway” –
“The call we made in Our Common Future, back in 1987, is even more relevant today. Having a coherent resource like the Encyclopedia of Sustainability, written by experts yet addressed to students and general readers, is a vital step, because it will support education, enable productive debate, and encourage informed public participation as we join, again and again, in the effort to transform our common future.”