By Arvin Ghosh
By Thorstein Veblen,Jr. Marion Levy
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By Marcus Haward,Kevin O'Toole,Peat Leith,Brian Coffey,Daniel Sarewitz
Enhancing technological know-how influence: Bridging learn, coverage and perform for Sustainability addresses those questions in an available and interesting approach. It presents ideas explaining how study courses can paintings extra successfully around the barriers among technology, society and decision-making through construction social and institutional networks. The ebook indicates worthwhile methods of wondering a various variety of difficulties after which bargains 5 methods to assist embed technological know-how in sustainability governance. it is going to be an necessary advisor for researcher leaders, technology software managers and technology coverage advisers attracted to making sure that utilized examine can meaningfully give a contribution to sustainability outcomes.
By Anne Chick,Paul Micklethwaite
By Steven Shulman
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By Robert S. Rycroft
If there has been any query sooner than, there is not any longer a question at the present time: inequality, discrimination, poverty, and mobility are favourite nationwide concerns. The idea of "The American Dream" has been offered to generations of younger americans because the concept that operating not easy and following your desires will let you holiday via any obstacles on your course and unavoidably result in good fortune. even though, fresh findings on inequality, discrimination, poverty, and mobility express that "The American truth" is especially different.
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By Kenneth E. Boulding