Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Sustainable Development

Policy and Urban Development - Tourism, Life Science, Management and Environment

Edited by Chaouki Ghenai

University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

The technological advancement of our civilization has created a consumer society expanding faster than the planet's resources allow, with our resource and energy needs rising exponentially in the past century. Securing the future of the human race will require an improved understanding of the environment as well as of technological solutions, mindsets and behaviors in line with modes of development that the ecosphere of our planet can support. Sustainable development offers an approach that would be practical to fuse with the managerial strategies and assessment tools for policy and decision makers at the regional planning level.

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1. Sustainable System Modelling for Urban Development Using Distributed Agencies

By Bogart Yail Marquez, Ivan Espinoza-Hernandez and Jose Sergio Magdaleno-Palencia

1522

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2. European Policy for the Promotion of Inland Waterway Transport – A Case Study of the Danube River

By Svetlana Dj. Mihic and Aleksandar Andrejevic

1471

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3. Sustainable Urban Development Through the Empowering of Local Communities

By Radu Radoslav, Marius Stelian Găman, Tudor Morar, Ştefana Bădescu and Ana-Maria Branea

1186

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4. Sustainable Urban Design and Walkable Neighborhoods

By Theresa Glanz, Yunwoo Nam and Zhenghong Tang

2476

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5. Sustainable Tourism of Destination, Imperative Triangle Among: Competitiveness, Effective Management and Proper Financing

By Mirela Mazilu

3381

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6. Croatian Tourism Development Model – Anatomy of an Un/Sustainability

By Lidija Petrić

1691

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7. Built Heritage and Sustainable Tourism: Conceptual, Economic and Social Variables

By Beatriz Amarilla and Alfredo Conti

1701

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8. Sustainability Challenges: Changing Attitudes and a Demand for Better Management of the Tourism Industry in Malaysia

By Janie Liew-Tsonis and Sharon Cheuk

3015

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9. Sustainable Development Global Simulation: Analysis of Quality and Security of Human Life

By Michael Zgurovsky

1044

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10. People, Places and History – Towards the Sustainability of Social Life in Traditional Environments

By Oscar Fernández

1197

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11. Raise It, Feed It, Keep It – Building a Sustainable Knowledge Pool Within Your R&D Organization

By Wiebke Schone, Cornelia Kellermann and Ulrike Busolt

1195

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12. Social Accounting Matrix – Methodological Basis for Sustainable Development Analysis

By Sasho Kjosev

2226

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13. Broadening Sustainable Development in Praxis Through Accountability and Collaboration

By Mago William Maila

1202

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14. An Approach to Sustainable Development by Applying Control Science

By Kazutoshi Fujihira

1256

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15. Embedding Sustainable Development in Organizations Through an Integrated Management Systems Approach

By Miguel Rocha and Cory Searcy

1873

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16. Sustainable Development as an Aspect of Improving Economic Performance of a Company

By Tereza Kadlecová and Lilia Dvořáková

1154

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17. Innovative Sustainable Companies Management: The Wide Symbiosis Strategy

By Francesco Fusco Girard

1205

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18. Innovation Ecosystem for Sustainable Development

By Kayano Fukuda and Chihiro Watanabe

2094

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19. Unraveling Stakeholders’ Discourses Regarding Sustainable Development and Biodiversity Conservation in Greece

By Evangelia Apostolopoulou, Evangelia G. Drakou, and John D. Pantis

1201

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20. The Environment as a Factor of Spatial Injustice: A New Challenge for the Sustainable Development of European Regions?

By Guillaume Faburel

1945

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