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Contents Foreword Preface Part I Sustainable Development: Major Dimensions and Theoretical Frameworks Chapter 1 Introduction: Rethinking Sustainable Development Policy and Administration M. Shamsul Haque and Gedeon M. Mudacumura Chapter 2 Limits of ¿Sustainable Development¿ as a Concept M. Shamsul Haque, Ph.D. Chapter 3 Sustainable Development and Governance Policy Nexus: Bridging the Ecological and Human Dimensions Berhe T Costantinos Chapter 4 Systems Concept of Sustainability and Sustainable Development Desta Mebratu Chapter 5 Sustaining the Development: The Road from Stockholm to Johannesburg O.P. Dwivedi and Renu Khator Chapter 6 Towards a General Theory of Sustainability Gedeon M. Mudacumura Part II Sustainable Development: Policies and Institutions Chapter 7 Urbanization and Sustainable Development Policy and Administration Josef Leitmann Chapter 8 What Is Sustainable Farming? Eric Goewie, Júlio da Silva, João Pedro Zabaleta, and Rui Melo de Souza Chapter 9 Bridging Sustainable Agriculture and Sustainable Tourism to Enhance Sustainability Tracy Berno Chapter 10 Sustaining Development Projects through Non-Governmental Organizations in Municipal-Community Partnerships Heather Nel Chapter 11 Sustainable Development in India Noorjahan Bava Part III Sustainable Development: National and Regional Experiences Chapter 12 Microfinance in Asia: Towards Economic Sustainable Development Policies and Strategies Kathryn Gow Chapter 13 Citizens¿ Participation in Neighborhood Revitalization Patricia A. Hippler Chapter 14 Sustainable Rural Development in Africa: A Sociological Case Study of a World Bank Agricultural Development Project in Nigeria Andrew A. Zekeri Chapter 15 Prisons: A Cautionary Tale of Rural Economic Development David Walker Chapter 16 Sustainable Waste Management: A Case Study of the Bangkok Metropolitan Authority Watana Luanratana and C. Visvanathan Chapter 17 Multi-Regime-Regulation and Sustainable Development: A Study of the International Hazardous Waste Trade Britta Meinke Chapter 18 The Institutionalization of Poverty in Third World: The Case of Grenada Paul C. Mocombe Part IV Sustainable Development: Current and Future Challenges Chapter 19 Challenges of Implementing Sustainable Development Policies: A Theoretical Discourse Gedeon M. Mudacumura Chapter 20 The Political Economy of Sustainable Development: The Governance Perspective Anthony Barclay Chapter 21 Technology Assessment in the Journey to Sustainable Development Getachew Assefa and Björn Frostell Chapter 22 Sustainable Development in Developing and Transition Economies: An Outcome Assessment for the Period 1990-2000 Ralph Luken and Nadejda Komendantova-Amann Chapter 23 Towards Sustainable Tourism: Moving Beyond Ecotourism G Miller and Tracy Berno Chapter 24 An Assessment of Healthcare System Reform in Post-Soviet Transitional Economies Patricia A. Cholewka Part V Conclusion: Alternatives and Recommendations Chapter 25 The World Bank¿s New Urban Strategy: An Assessment from Development Ethics Stephen G. Schwenke Chapter 26 Private and Public Sectors Interfaces: Prerequisites for Sustainable Development Lucio Munoz Chapter 27 Foundation Principles Governing Accounting: Revisiting the Representation of Business Activities Kala Saravanamuthu Chapter 28 Critical Impacts of Inequality on Sustainable Development M. Shamsul Haque, Ph.D.
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Sustainable development -- Government policy.
Economic development -- Environmental aspects.