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By Jenneth Parker

To expanding numbers of individuals, sustainability is the major problem of the twenty-first century. within the many fields the place it's a target, power difficulties impede the efforts of these attempting to make a distinction. the duty of this publication is to supply an summary of the present country of philosophy within the context of what philosophy is, can be or might be – with regards to sustainability and the human destiny in the world. The publication is conceived as a contribution to the UN Decade of schooling for Sustainable improvement, supporting to hyperlink paintings on philosophy and sustainability.

Critiquing Sustainability, altering Philosophy

focusses at the significance of philosophical paintings to the formation and effectiveness of worldwide civil society and social pursuits for sustainability within the context of the Anthropocene age of the Earth. It takes a transdisciplinary structures method that demanding situations philosophy and concludes through providing a tremendously superior position for philosophy in contributing to international public explanation for sustainability.

This booklet might be of curiosity to philosophers, sustainability practitioners and thinkers, coverage makers and all these engaged within the international stream for sustainability.

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