Challenging Consumption: Pathways to a more Sustainable Future (Routledge Studies in Sustainability)

Challenging Consumption: Pathways to a more Sustainable Future (Routledge Studies in Sustainability)


Sustainable intake is a principal study subject in educational discourses of sustainable improvement and worldwide environmental swap. proficient through a couple of disciplinary views, this ebook is based round 4 key subject matters in sustainable intake examine: residing, relocating, living and Futures. the gathering effectively balances theoretical insights with grounded case experiences, on mobility, heating, washing and consuming practices, and concludes by way of exploring destiny sustainable intake learn pathways and coverage thoughts. Theoretical frameworks are complicated through the quantity, specially in terms of social perform idea, theories of behavioural switch and leading edge visioning and backcasting methodologies.

This groundbreaking publication attracts on a few conceptual ways which circulate past the accountability of the person shopper take into consideration wider social, financial and political buildings and methods on the way to spotlight either chances for and demanding situations to sustainable intake. This procedure permits scholars and policy-makers alike to simply understand the applicability of social technological know-how theories.

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