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Sustainable development in perspective, definition, concepts and policy issues

Jaafar, Noraini (1992) Sustainable development in perspective, definition, concepts and policy issues. In: Conference On Development On Malaysian Natural Resources, 29-30 September, 1992, Bilik Jumaah, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This paper examines the concept of sustainability with special emphasise on the context of sustainable development. The issues involved in defining the implicative meaning of sustainability is explored, and sustainability according to the ecological, economic and social perspectives are discussed. A brief outline of a sustainable development framework and the features of sustainable development is provided. Lastly, the paper presents some of the requirements to achieve sustainable development.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Ecological, economic, social, sustainable development
Subjects:T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions:Chemical and Natural Resources Engineering (Formerly known)
ID Code:5188
Deposited By: Norhani Jusoh
Deposited On:26 Feb 2008 03:55
Last Modified:01 Jun 2010 15:27

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