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Publisher Comments:

Prompted by the 1998 United Nations Conference on Human Settlements, Korten's book indicts the world's governments for failing to address growing hunger, housing shortages, unemployment, poverty, human rights abuses, and environmental degradation. He examines the causes of this global crisis and offers fresh solutions reflecting sustainability, community, and equity--the only principles that can assure a healthy future for the world's people.

About the Author

DAVID C. KORTEN is a founder and board chair of the Positive Futures Network, publishers of Yes! A Journal of Positive Futures, author of When Corporations Rule the World, and president of the People-Centered Development Forum.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781888363593
Author:
Korten, David C.
Publisher:
Seven Stories Press
Author:
Korten, David
Author:
Korten, David C.
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Democracy
Subject:
International economic relations
Subject:
United States - 20th Century
Subject:
Sustainable Development
Subject:
Human Rights
Subject:
Civil society
Subject:
Social justice
Subject:
Politics - General
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Open Media Series
Series Volume:
4
Publication Date:
19980331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
6.7 x 4.2 x 0.2 in 2.5 oz

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