lesson 2 assignment 1 - Sustainable development is an...

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Sustainable development is an issue: Article 1: “Our Ecological Footprint” Author: Centre for Science and Environment (actual author not listed) URL: http://www.gobartimes.org/may2000/gtimes_cov1.htm#Think Content: Sustainability is a very real issue and must be achieved to maintain civilization as we know it. However to reach this goal is difficult because it is counteracted by our goals for human welfare. For example if everyone on earth lived the life of Americans, consumption and waste would be vastly more devastating to the environment than current levels. This article supports and even takes it as given that sustainable development is an issue concerning everyone and focuses on the complexity of the issue and its defining. Article 2: “Sustainable Development Objectives In Impact Assessment: Why Are They Needed And Where Do They Come From?” Authors: THEOPHILUS HACKING ( th252@cam.ac.uk ) (Centre for Sustainable Development, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1PZ, UK)
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This note was uploaded on 06/25/2009 for the course BEE 3299 taught by Professor Scott,n.r. during the Spring '07 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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