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Beckerman, Wilfred. 1994. "'Sustainable Development': Is it a Useful Concept?" Environmental Values 3(3):191-209. [PDF] [summary] [abstract] [replies by Herman Daly and others (PDF)]

Beder, Sharon. 1994. "The Hidden Messages within Sustainable Development." Social Alternatives 13(2):8-12.

Cerin, Pontus. 2003. "Sustainability Hijacked by the Sociological Wall of Self-evidence." Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management 10(4):175-185. [PDF]

Conard, Bruce R. 2013. "Some Challenges to Sustainability." Sustainability 5(8):3368-3381.

DiLorenzo, Thomas J. 1993. "The Mirage of Sustainable Development." Futurist 27(5):14-19. [PDF]

Dovers, Stephen and Tony Norton. 1994. "Population, Environment, and Sustainability: Reconstruction the Debate." Sustainable Development 2(1):1-7. [PDF]

Edwards, Geoff. 2011. "Sustainable Growth: The pathway to prosperity … or an oxymoron?" Paper presented at the 4th Healthy Cities: Making Cities Liveable Conference, Noosa, Queensland, 27-29 July 2011. [PDF]

Eisenstein, Charles. 2015. "Sustainable Development: Something New or More of the Same?" Resilience 25 September. 

Ekins, Paul. 1989. "Beyond Growth: The Real Priorities of Sustainable Development." Environmental Conservation 16(1):5-6, 12. [introduction] [related video]

Esty, Daniel C. 2001. "A Term's Limits." Foreign Policy 126(September/October):74-75. [PDF]

Frazier, Jack G. 1997. "Sustainable Development: Modern Elixir or Sack Dress?" Environmental Conservation 24(2):182-193. [PDF]

Gatto, M. 1995. "Sustainability: Is it a Well Defined Concept?" Ecological Applications 5(4):1181-1183. [PDF]

George, Clive. 2007. "Sustainable Development and Global Governance." The Journal of Environment and Development 16(1):102-125. [abstract] [PDF]

Harris, Jonathan M., Timothy Wise, Gallagh Kevin, Neva R. Goodwin (eds.). 2001. A Survey of Sustainable Development: Social and Economic Dimensions. Island Press, Washington, D.C.

Heyes, Anthony G. and Catherine Liston-Heyes. 1995. "Sustainable Resource Use: The Search for Meaning." Energy Policy 23(1):1-3. [PDF]

Hornborg, Alf. 2003. "Cornucopia or Zero-sum Game? The Epistemology of Sustainability." Journal of World-Systems Research 9(2):205-216. [PDF]

Hove, Hilary. 2004. "Critiquing Sustainable Development: A Meaningful Way of Mediating the Development Impasse?" Undercurrent 1(1):48-54. [PDF]

Kemp, René and Pim Martens. 2007. "Sustainable Development: How to Manage Something that Is Subjective and Never Can Be Achieved?" Sustainability: Science, Practice, & Policy 3(2).  [PDF]

Korten, David C. 1996. "Sustainable Development: Conventional Versus Emergent Alternative Wisdom." Paper prepared for the Office of Technology Assessment, U.S. Congress, by the People Centered Development Forum, New York.

Lélé, Sharachandra and Richard B. Norgaard. 1996. "Sustainability and the Scientist's Burden." Conservation Biology 10(2):354-365. [PDF] [summary]

Lélé, Sharachandra. 1991. "Sustainable Development: A Critical Review." World Development 19(6):607-621. [PDF]

Lélé, Sharachandra. 2013. "Rethinking sustainable development." Current History November:311-316.

Luke, Timothy W. 2005. "Neither Sustainable nor Development: Reconsidering Sustainability in Development." Sustainable Development 13(4):228-238. [PDF]

Luke, Timothy W. 2006. "The System of Sustainable Degradation." Capitalism Nature Socialism 17(1).  [PDF

Miller, Morris. 1990. "Can Development be Sustainable?" Development 3/4:28-37.

Mitcham, Carl. 1995. "The Concept of Sustainable Development: Its Origins and Ambivalence." Technology in Society 17(3):311-326. [PDF]

Newton, Julianne Lutz and Eric T. Freyfogle. 2004. "Sustainability: A Dissent." Conservation Biology 19:23-32. [PDF] [qritique by Paehlke (PDF)]

Nordhaus, William D. 1998. "Reflections on the Concept of Sustainable Economic Growth." Cowles Foundation Paper #951, Yale University, New Haven. [PDF

Pearce, David W. 1988. "Economics, Equity and Sustainable Development." Futures 20(6):595-602. [abstract]

Phillis, Yannis A. and Luc A. Andriantiatsaholiniaina. 2001. "Sustainability: An Ill-defined Concept and Its Assessment Using Fuzzy Logic." Ecological Economics 37(3):435-456.

Prugh, Thomas and Erik Assadourian. 2003. "What is Sustainability Anyway?" Worldwatch Magazine September/October:10-21.

Redclift, Michael. 1987. Sustainable Development: Exploring the Contradictions. Methuen, New York.

Redclift, Michael. 1991. "The Multiple Dimensions of Sustainable Development." Geography 70(1):36-42. [summary

Redclift, Michael. 2005. "Sustainable Development (1987-2005): An Oxymoron Comes of Age." Sustainable Development 13(4):212-227. [PDF]

Sachs, Wolfgang. 1991. "Environment and Development: The Story of a Dangerous Liaison." The Ecologist 21(6):252-257. [summary]

Sachs, Wolfgang. 1997. "No Sustainability without Development." Aisling Magazine.

Smyth, Luke. 2011. "Anthropological Critiques of Sustainable Development." Cross-Sections: The Bruce Hall Academic Journal (Australian National University) 7:77-86. [PDF

Sneddon, Chris, Richard B. Howarth, and Richard B. Norgaard. 2006. "Sustainable development in a post-Brundtland world." Ecological Economics 57(2):253-268.

Sneddon, Christopher S. 2000. "Sustainability in Ecological Economics, Ecology and Livelihoods: A Review." Progress in Human Geography 24(4):521-549. [abstract] [PDF]

Stephen Dovers and Tony Norton. 1994. "Population, environment and sustainability: reconstructing the debate." Sustainable Development 2. [PDF]

Tisdell, Clement Allan. 1988. "Sustainable Development: Differing Perspectives of Ecologists and Economists, and Relevance to LDCs." World Development 16(3):373-384. [abstract]

Trainer, Ted. 1990. "A rejection of the Brundtland Report." IFAD Dossier 77(May/June):71-84.

Willers, Bill. 1994. "Sustainable Development: A New World Deception." Conservation Biology 8(4):1146-1148. [PDF]

Williams, Marc. 1998. "Aid, Sustainable Development, and the Environmental Crisis." International Journal of Peace Studies 3(2).

Worster, Donald. 1993. "The Shaky Ground of Sustainability." Pages 132-145 in Wolfgang Sachs (ed.), Global Ecology: A New Arena of Political Conflict. Zed Books, London. [PDF]

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