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The following sources are recommended by a professor whose research specialty is sustainable development.


Six Superlative Sources

· World Commission on Environment and Development, Our Common Future (Oxford University Press, 1987).

· Sharachchandra M. Lélé, "Sustainable Development: A Critical Review," World Development 19, no. 6 (1991): 607-621.

· Robert Costanza, ed., Ecological Economics: The Science and Management of Sustainability (Columbia University Press, 1991).

· William Ophuls and A. Stephen Boyan, Ecology and the Politics of Scarcity Revisited (W.H. Freeman, 1992).

· Herman E. Daly and Kenneth N. Townsend, eds., Valuing the Earth: Economics, Ecology, Ethics (MIT Press, 1993).

· Neil E. Harrison, Constructing Sustainable Development (SUNY Press, 2000).

Other Excellent Sources

· Robert Dorfman and Nancy S. Dorfman, eds., Economics of the Environment: Selected Readings, third edition (W.W. Norton, 1993).

· Edward B. Barbier, ed., Economics and Ecology: New Frontiers and Sustainable Development (Chapman and Hall, 1993).

· Michael Redclift, Sustainable Development: Exploring the Contradictions (Methuen, 1987).

· William E. Rees, "The Ecology of Sustainable Development," The Ecologist 20, no. 1 (Jan/Feb 1990): 18-23.

· David Pearce, Edward Barbier, and Anil Markandya, Sustainable Development: Economics and Environment in the Third World (Edward Elgar Publishing, 1990).

· Robert Repetto, "Environmental Taxes and U.S. Competitiveness," Columbia Journal of World Business 27, (Fall/Winter 1992): 128-134.

· Michael Carley and Ian Christie, Managing Sustainable Development (University of Minnesota Press, 1993).

· Robert M. Solow, "On the Intergenerational Allocation of Natural Resources," Scandinavian Journal of Economics 88 (1986): 141-149.

· Robert M. Solow, "Sustainability: An Economist's Perspective," Economics of the Environment: Selected Readings, 3rd edition, Robert Dorfman and Nancy Dorfman, eds., 179-187 (W.W. Norton, 1993).

· Edward B. Barbier, "The Concept of Sustainable Economic Development," Environmental Conservation 14 (Summer 1987): 101-110.

· David Pearce, Anil Markandya, and Edward B. Barbier, Blueprint for a Green Economy, Prepared for the UK Department of the Environment by the London Environmental Economics Centre (Earthscan Publications, 1989).

· Edward B. Barbier, Joanne C. Burgess, and Carl Folke, Paradise Lost: The Ecological Economics of Biodiversity (Earthscan Publications for the Beijer Institute, 1994).

· Christopher Manes, Green Rage (Little, Brown, 1990).

· Robert W. Kates, "Sustaining Life on Earth," Scientific American 271, no. 4 (October 1994): 114-122.

· Frances Cairncross, Costing the Earth: The Challenge for Governments, the Opportunities for Business (Harvard Business School Press, 1992).

· Holmes Rolston, Environmental Ethics: Duties to and Values in the Natural World (Temple University Press, 1988).

· Andrew Dobson, Green Political Thought, second edition (Routledge, 1995).

· Robert E. Goodin, Green Political Theory (Polity Press in association with Basil Blackwell, 1992).

· Herman E. Daly, "On Economics as a Life Science," Journal of Political Economy 76, no. 3 (May/June 1968): 392-406.

· Herman E. Daly, Steady-State Economics, second edition (Island Press, 1991).

· John S. Dryzek, The Politics of the Earth: Environmental Discourses (Oxford University Press, 1997).

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