Sustainability’s Inner Conflicts: From ‘Ecologism’ to ‘Ecological Modernization’
作者: Mohamed El-Kamel Bakari
作者单位: 1Department of English Language, Literature and Civilization, the Faculty of Letters, Arts and Humanities, The University of Manouba, Tunis, Tunisia
刊名: Journal of Sustainable Development Studies, 2014, Vol.6 (1)
来源数据库: Infinity Press
原始语种摘要: Ever since its inception, the project of sustainable development has constituted a challenge to deeply entrenched political, economic, and social beliefs in modern societies. Now matured, the project seems to be highly incompatible with the predominant neoliberal capitalist economic system, constitutes a nuisance to the structure of global governance, and is a noticeably controversial issue in North-South politics. However, the project itself was born out of a conflict between two opposing needs – the need for continuous economic growth on the one hand, and the need to protect the environment and achieve intra-generational and intergenerational social equity, on the other. This article argues that reconciling the needs for economic growth with concerns for the environment has been a very...
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  • sustainable 能保持一定速度的
  • economic 经济的
  • development 开发
  • capitalist 资本主义
  • stalemate 死胡同
  • political 政治
  • governance 统治方式
  • equity 衡平法
  • social 群居的
  • conflict 冲突