Publications We Recommend
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Writings on Sustainability in General
Abramovitz, Janet N. "Putting a Value on Nature's "Free" Services." World Watch 11, no. 1 (January 1998-February 1998): 10-19.
Berry, Wendell. "Community in 17 Sensible Steps." UTNE Reader (March 1995-April 1995): 71.
Brown, Lester R., Christopher Flavin, and Sandra Postel. "Vision of a Sustainable World." The World Watch Reader on Global Environmental Issues, Editor Lester R. Brown, 299-315. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1991.
Brown, Lester R., Gary Gardner, and Brian Halweil. Beyond Malthus: Sixteen Dimensions of the Population Problem. Washington, D.C.: WorldWatch Institute, 1998.
Brown, Lester R., Michael Renner, and Christopher Flavin. Vital Signs 1999 . London, New York: W. W. Norton & Company (WorldWatch Institute), 1999. (or any of the Vital Signs series)
Carley, Michael and Ian Christie. Managing Sustainable Development. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 1993.
Cohen, J. How Many People Can the Earth Support? New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1995.
Corson, Walter H. ed. The Global Ecology Handbook. Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 1990.
Daly, Herman E. and John B. Cobb Jr. For the Common Good. Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 1989.
IUCN, UNEP, and WWP. Caring for the Earth A Strategy for Sustainable Living. Gland, Switzerland: The World Conservation Union (IUCN)/United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)/World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), 1991.
Meadows, Donnella H, Dennis L. Meadows, and Jorgen Randers. Beyond the Limits. Post Mills, VT: Chelsea Green, 1992.
Minnesota Planning. Sustainable Development: The Very Idea. St. Paul, MN: Minnesota Planning Environmental Quality Board, 1998.
Pearce, David, Anil Markandya, and Edward B. Barbier. Blueprint for a Green Economy. London: Earthscan, 1989.
Robert, Karl-Henrik and others. "A Compass for Sustainable Development." The Natural Step News (available at http://www.naturalstep.org, no. 1 (Winter).
Wackernagel, Mathis and William Rees. Our Ecological Footprint: Reducing Human Impact on the Earth. Gabriola Island, BC: New Society Publishers, 1996.
Ward, Barbara and Rene Dubo. Only One Earth-The Care and Maintenance of a Small Planet. London: Deutch, 1972.
World Commission on Environment and Development. Our Common Future . New York: Oxford University Press, 1987.