Understanding Sustainability

Sustainability References

  • To search the entire database by keyword, enter a term or terms in the "keywords" box and leave the "category" tab at the default setting of blank, then click the "search" button.
  • To search by keyword within a category, select a "category" from the drop-down menu, then enter terms in the "keywords" box, then click "search."
  • To browse within a single category, select the desired category, but leave the "keywords" box blank, then click "search."

Reference Search Results You searched for sltns

Abbasi, Daniel R. 2006. Americans and Climate Change: Closing the Gap between Science and Action. A Synthesis of Insights and Recommendations from the 2005 Yale Forestry & Environmental Studies Conference on Climate Change. Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, New Haven, Connecticut. [PDF]

Ahmed, Nafeez Mosaddeq. 2010d. A User's Guide to the Crisis of Civilization and How to Save It. Pluto Press, London. [related article 1 by author]  [related article 2 by author]

Bardaglio, Peter and Andrea Putman. 2009. Boldly Sustainable: Hope and Opportunity for Higher Education in the Age of Climate Change. National Association of College and University Business Officers, Washington, D.C.

Brown, Lester R. 2011b. World on the Edge: How to Prevent Environmental and Economic Collapse. Norton, New York. [PDF] [related video]

Daly, Herman E. 2013. "Top 10 Policies for a Steady-State Economy." The Daly News 28 October.

Daly, Herman E. n.d. "Nationalize Money, Not Banks." The Daly News (Center for the Advancement of the Steady State Economy). [related video]

Frumhoff, P.C., J.J. McCarthy, J.M. Melillo, S.C. Moser, D.J. Wuebbles, 2007. Confronting Climate Change in the U.S. Northeast: Science, Impacts, and Solutions. Synthesis report of the Northeast Climate Impacts Assessment (NECIA). Union of Concerned Scientists, Cambridge.  [PDF]

H. John Heinz III Center for Science, Economics and the Environment. 2008b. Environmental Information: A Road Map to the Future. Policy Recommendations from the Heinz Center. The H. John Heinz III Center For Science, Economics and the Environment, Washington, D.C. [PDF]

Hansen, James E. 2004. "Defusing the global warming time bomb." Scientific American 290:68-77. [PDF]

Heinberg, Richard. 2009. Searching for a Miracle: 'Net Energy' Limits and the Fate of Industrial Society. International Forum on Globalization and Post Carbon Institute, Sebastopol, California. [PDF] [related video]

Holmgren, David. 2002. Permaculture: Principles and Pathways beyond Sustainability. Holmgren Design Services, Hepburn, Victoria, Australia. [excerpt "Essence of Permaculture" (2007) (PDF)] [related article] [related Lecture]

Huebert, Rob, Heather Exner-Pirot, Adam Lajeunesse, and Jay Gulledge. 2012. Climate change & international security: The Arctic as a Bellwether. Center for Climate and Energy Solutions, Arlington. [PDF]

Jacobson, Mark Z. 2009. "Review of Solutions to Global Warming, Air Pollution, and Energy Security." Energy & Environmental Science 2:148-173. [PDF] [news article]

Jeffries, Barney with Editors Stephan Singer and Jean-Philippe Denruyter. 2011. The Energy Report: 100% Renewable Energy by 2050. World Wildlife Fund International, Gland. [news report]

Lawton, Geoff. 2011. "Permaculture: Your Way to Sustainable Living." Pages 127-132 in Marcin Gerwin (ed.), Food and Democracy: Introduction to Food Sovereignty. Polish Green Network, Kraków. [PDF] [related article] [related lecture (video)]

Lomborg, Bjørn (ed.). 2010. Smart Solutions to Climate Change: Comparing Costs and Benefits. Copenhagen Consensus Center, Copenhagen. [news article 1] [news article 2] [review 1] [review 2]

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]

Mbow, Cheikh, et al. 2014. "Agroforestry solutions to address food security and climate change challenges in Africa." Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 6: 61-67. [PDF] [related video] [related short video]

Meadows, Donella H., Dennis L. Meadows, and Jorgen Randers. 1993. Beyond the Limits: Confronting Global Collapse, Envisioning a Sustainable Future. Chelsea Green, White River Junction, Vermont. [summary (DOC)] [review by Doug Porter]

O'Brien, Karen, and Linda Sygna. 2013. "Responding to climate change: The three spheres of transformation." Proceedings of Transformation in a Changing Climate. [PDF] [related video]

Ostrom, Elinor. 2014. "A Polycentric Approach For Coping With Climate Change." Annals of Economics and Finance 15.1: 71-108. [PDF] [related video] [related short video]

Log In