Chapter 1 further reading

 

Further Reading

Online Teaching Materials

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Introduction to Sustainability http://ocw.njit.edu/nce/eps/eps-622-cohen/index.php

Sustainability Metrics http://ocw.njit.edu/files/eps622/eps622_lecture03.mp4

Delft University of Technology

Sustainabile Development for engineers, Lecture 1: Introduction

http://ocw.tudelft.nl/courses/sustainable-development/sustainable-development-for-engineers/lectures/lecture-1-introduction/

 

University of Idaho

Principles of Sustainability

Doculecture: Sustainable Development http://webpages.uidaho.edu/sustainability/chapters/ch02/ch02-p03.asp

 

Web Resources

Wikipedia Sustainability http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sustainability

YouTube Animation on Sustainability http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B5NiTN0chj0

Towards Sustainability http://www.towards-sustainability.co.uk/

Global Education Project: http://www.theglobaleducationproject.org/earth/aboutwallchart.php

United nations Population statistics: http://www.un.org/esa/population/

UK Engineering Council Guidance on Sustainability http://www.engc.org.uk/about-us/sustainability

 

Books

Sustainability by Design: a subversive strategy for transforming our consumer culture, John R. Ehrenfeld, 2008, Yale University Press

The Principals of Sustainability, Simon Dresner, 2008, Earthscan, London

Positive Development: from vicious circles to virtuous cycles through built environment design, Janis Birkeland, 2008, Earthscan, London

The Sustainability Revolution: portrait of a paradigm shift, Andres R Edwards, 2005, New Society Publishers