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Sustainable Futures free pdf Sustainable Futures explores the links between population growth, diminishing resources and environmental challenges, and the implications for Australia's future. Written by leaders in their field, and based on presentations from the 2013 Fenner Conference on 'Population, Resources and Climate Change', this book is a timely insight into the intertwined challenges that we currently face, and what can be done to ensure a sustainable and viable future. The book identifies the major areas of concern for Australia's future, including environmental, social and economic implications of population growth- mineral and natural resources- food, land and water issues- climate change- and the obstacles and opportunities for action. Accessible, informative and authoritative, Sustainable Futures will be of interest to policy makers, students and professionals in the fields of sustainability and population growth.

About Jenny Goldie

Jenny Goldie is national president of Sustainable Population Australia and also active in peak oil and climate change organisations. She is a former science teacher and communicator. Katharine Betts is a sociologist and author, recently retired from Swinburne University, Melbourne, Australia who has researched population growth for over 35 years.

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Author : Jenny Goldie
Publisher : CSIRO Publishing
Data Published : 01 December 2014
ISBN : 1486301894
EAN : 9781486301898
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 232 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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