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System Innovation for Sustainability 1: Perspectives on Radical Changes to Sustainable Consumption and Production
Sustainable consumption and production (SCP) was adopted as a priority area during the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg in 2002 and has since become one of the main vehicles for targeting international sustainability policy. Sustainable consumption focuses on formulating equitable strategies that foster the highest quality of life, the efficient use of natural resources, and the effective satisfaction of human needs while simultaneously promoting equitable social development, economic competitiveness, and technological innovation. But this is a complex topic and, as the challenges of sustainability grow larger, there is a need to re-imagine how SCP policies can be formulated, governed and implemented. System Innovation for Sustainability 1 is the first result of a unique positive confrontation between experts from all four communities. It examines what SCP is and what it could be, provides a state-of-the-art review on the governance of change in SCP policy and reviews current approaches.

Publisher: Greenleaf Publishing in association with GSE Research

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Free Content Preliminary Material
pp. i-xi(11)

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Free Content Introduction
pp. 1-13(13)
Authors: Tukker, Arnold; Emmert, Sophie; Charter, Martin; Vezzoli, Carlo; Stø, Eivind; Andersen, Maj Munch; Geerken, Theo; Tischner, Ursula; Lahlou, Saadi

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Review: the role of business in realising sustainable consumption and production
pp. 45-69(25)
Authors: Charter, Martin; Gray, Casper; Clark, Tom; Woolman, Tim

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Business models for sustainable energy
pp. 70-79(10)
Authors: Wüstenhagen, Rolf; Boehnke, Jasper

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Marketing in the age of sustainable development
pp. 116-136(21)
Author: Belz, Frank-Martin

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Review: design for sustainable consumption and production systems
pp. 137-158(22)
Authors: Vezzoli, Carlo; Manzini, Ezio

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Design for (social) sustainability and radical change
pp. 159-177(19)
Author: Tischner, Ursula

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Review: a multi-dimensional approach to the study of consumption in modern societies and the potential for radical sustainable changes
pp. 233-254(22)
Authors: Stø, Eivind; Throne-Holst, Harald; Strandbakken, Pål; Vittersø, Gunnar

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Social capital, lifestyles and consumption patterns
pp. 271-287(17)
Author: Padovan, Dario

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System innovations in innovation systems: Conceptual foundations and experiences with Adaptive Foresight in Austria
pp. 345-368(24)
Authors: Weber, K. Matthias; Kubeczko, Klaus; Rohracher, Harald

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Free Content Supplementary Material
pp. 444-471(28)

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