9781137308986

Sustainability and Well-Being The Middle Path to Environment, Society and the Economy

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    9781137308986

  • ISBN10:

    1137308982

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2013-05-21
  • Publisher: Palgrave Pivot
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Summary

Asoka Bandarage provides an integrated analysis of the twin challenges of environmental sustainability and human well-being by investigating them as interconnected phenomena requiring a paradigmatic psychosocial transformation. She presents an incisive social science analysis and an alternative philosophical perspective on the needed transition from a worldview of domination to one of partnership.

Author Biography

Asoka Bandarage is Adjunct Professional Lecturer at American University, USA. She is the author of Colonialism in Sri Lanka; Women, Population and Global Crisis; The Separatist Conflict in Sri Lanka, and many other publications.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: Environment, Society and Economy
2. Environmental, Social and Economic Collapse
3. Evolution of the Domination Paradigm
4. Ecological and Social Justice Movements
5. Ethical Path to Sustainability and Wellbeing

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