Ecological Economics: Principles And Applications

Ecology, Threats

Ecological Economics: Principles And Applications

Conventional economics is often criticized for failing to reflect adequately the value of clean air and water, species diversity, and social and generational equity. By excluding biophysical and social systems from their analyses, many conventional economists overlook problems of the increasing scale of human impacts and the inequitable distribution of resources. Ecological Economics is an introductory-level textbook for an emerging paradigm that addresses this flaw in much economic thought.

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For The Common Good: Redirecting the Economy toward Community, the Environment, and a Sustainable Future

Ecology, Threats

For The Common Good: Redirecting the Economy toward Community, the Environment, and a Sustainable Future

Economist Herman Daly and theologian John Cobb, Jr., demonstrate how conventional economics and a growth-oriented industrial economy have led us to the brink of environmental disaster, and show the possibility of a different future.

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