Understanding Sustainability

Sustainability References

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Aberley, D. (ed.). 1994. Futures by Design: The Practice of Ecological Planning. New Society Publishers, Gabriola Island, British Columbia.

Acaroglu, Leyla. 2013. "Why We Need to Think Differently About Sustainability." TED Talk video. 

Ackoff, Russell L. and Sheldon Rovin. 2003. Redesigning Society. Stanford University Press, Stanford.

Ahern, Jack and Jestena Boughton. 1994. "Wildflower Meadows as Sustainable Landscapes." Pages 172-187 in R. Platt, R. Rowntree, and P. Muick (eds.), The Ecological City: Preserving and Restoring Urban Biodiversity. University of Massachusetts Press, Amherst.

  • "The landscape industry thrives on an instant landscape mentality that accelerates ecological growth and development with heavy subsidies of labor and chemicals and with monocultures of genetically altered plants. Paradoxically, the landscape industry has become a major obstacle to the acceptance of a new landscape aesthetic founded explicitly on sustainable native species and natural processes." (p. 173)

Asselin, Oliver. Possible.org. N.p., n.d. Web. 25 Nov. 2013. [videos].

Ausubel, Kenny and J.P. Harpignies (eds.). 2004. Nature's Operating Instructions: The True Biotechnologies. Sierra Club, San Francisco.

Ayres, Robert U. and Ed Ayres. 2013. "A Bridge to the Renewable Energy Future." World Watch Magazine 22(5).

Bacon, Christopher M. 2013. "Quality revolutions, solidarity networks, and sustainability innovations: Following Fair Trade coffee from Nicaragua to California." Journal of Political Ecology 20:98-115. [PDF]

Badger, Emily. 2013. "Why Are Some States Trying to Ban LEED Green Building Standards? The influential timber industry has its own set of standards, and environmentalists aren't happy." Mother Jones 30 August.  

Bardaglio, Peter W., and Marian Brown. 2008. "Sustainability, Campus Operations, and Academic Entrepreneurship at Ithaca College." Pages 319-332 in W. Simpson (ed.), The Green Campus: Meeting the Challenge of Environmental Sustainability. APPA, Alexandria, Virginia.

Barton, Hugh. 2000. Sustainable Communities. The Potential for Eco-neighbourhoods. Earthscan, London.

Bayer, Eben. 2010. "Are Mushrooms the New Plastic?" TED Talk video

Benyus, Janine. 2007. "12 Sustainable Design Ideas From Nature." TED Talk video. 

Birkeland, J. 2002. Design for Sustainability. Earthscan, London.

Bormann, F. Herbert, Diana Balmori, and Gordon T. Geballe. 2001. Redesigning the American Lawn: A Search for Environmental Harmony, 2nd Edition. Yale University Press, New Haven.

Brush, Warren. 2011. "Sustainable Living Through Permaculture Systems." Surf and River Report (video).

Byrne, J. and Nan Jenks-Jay. 2008. "Responding to Climate Change: Making It Happen at Middlebury College." Pages 123-134 in W. Simpson (ed.), The Green Campus: Meeting the Challenge of Environmental Sustainability. APPA, Alexandria, Virginia.

Combes, Bernard P.Y. 2005. "The United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (2005–2014): Learning to Live Together Sustainably." Applied Environmental Education and Communication 4(3):215-219. [PDF]

Crosbie, Michael J. 1994. Green Architecture: A Guide to Sustainable Design. Rockport Publishers, Rockport.

DeAngelis, Therese. (ed.). 2010. Green Careers in Building and Landscaping. Peterson's, Lawrenceville, New Jersey.

Dramstad, Wenche E., James D. Olson, and Richard T.T. Forman. 1997. Landscape Ecology Principles in Landscape Architecture and Land-Use Planning. Island Press, Washington, D.C.

Durning, Alan. 2012. "10 Stories of Legalizing Sustainability." TED Talk video.

Edwards, Andrés R. 2010. Thriving beyond Sustainability: Pathways to a Resilient Society. New Society Publishers, Gabriola Island, British Columbia. [Annotated Bibliography]

Forman, Richard T.T. 1995. Land Mosaics: The Ecology of Landscapes and Regions. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Forman, Richard T.T. and Michael Godron. 1986. Landscape Ecology. John Wiley, New York.

Franklin, Carol, Teresa Durkin, and Sara Pevaroff Schuh. 2008. "The Role of Landscaping in Creating a Sustainable Campus." Pages 209-220 in W. Simpson (ed.), The Green Campus: Meeting the Challenge of Environmental Sustainability. APPA, Alexandria, Virginia.  [PDF]

Goldstein, James. 2006. Sustainable Communities and the Great Transition. GTI Paper Series, Frontiers of a Great Transition #12. Tellus Institute, Boston. [PDF]

Lovins, L. Hunter and Boyd Cohen. 2011. Climate Capitalism: Capitalism in the Age of Climate Change. Hill and Wang, New York. [video interview] [review by Gail Whiteman in Nature]

Miller, Jamie. 2013. "Biomimicry: Jamie Miller at TEDxEmbryRiddle." TED Talk video.

Reynolds, Michael. 2008. "Earthship Living." Video from The Weather Channel. 

Rodgers, Randy. 2013. "Architect Advocates for Adaptive Reuse. Jean Carroon Presses for Action to Slow Consumption." Sustainable City Network 7 August. 

Unity College. 2012. "Living and Learning in TerraHaus: America’s first Passive House College Residence." Unity College, Unity Maine.

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