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Integrative Approaches to Sustainable Development at University Level

Making the Links

  • Walter Leal Filho
  • Luciana Brandli
  • Olga Kuznetsova
  • Arminda Maria Finisterra do Paço

Part of the World Sustainability Series book series (WSUSE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Contextualising Integration

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Antonius Raghubansie, Wendy Corbett, Katy Boom, Lorraine Weaver
      Pages 3-17
    3. Maicom Sergio Brandão, Patricia C. Silva Leme, Callie Loubser, Johann Dreyer, Soul Shava, Welington Braz Carvalho Delitti
      Pages 155-167
    4. Simon Meisch, Nikolas Hagemann, Johannes Geibel, Elisabeth Gebhard, Moritz A. Drupp
      Pages 169-183
    5. Bruno V. Kobiski, Eloy F. Casagrande, Gabriel Pendleton
      Pages 185-196

About this book


This book documents and compares the experiences of a wide range of universities across the five continents with regard to sustainable development, making it of special interest to sustainability researchers and practitioners. By showcasing how integrative approaches to sustainable development at the university level can be successfully employed to bridge the gaps between disciplines, the book provides a timely contribution to the literature on sustainability and offers a valuable resource for all those interested in sustainability in a higher education context.


Campus Greening Sustainability Research Sustainability Teaching Sustainable Development University Programmes

Editors and affiliations

  • Walter Leal Filho
    • 1
  • Luciana Brandli
    • 2
  • Olga Kuznetsova
    • 3
  • Arminda Maria Finisterra do Paço
    • 4
  1. 1.Faculty of Environmental ScienceHAW HamburgHamburgGermany
  2. 2.Faculty of Engineering and ArchitecturePasso Fundo UniversityPasso FundoBrazil
  3. 3.Business SchoolManchester Metropolitan UniversityManchesterUnited Kingdom
  4. 4.Department of Business and EconomicsUniversity of Beira InteriorCovilhãPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Integrative Approaches to Sustainable Development at University Level
  • Book Subtitle Making the Links
  • Editors Walter Leal Filho
    Luciana Brandli
    Olga Kuznetsova
    Arminda Maria Finisterra do Paço
  • Series Title World Sustainability Series
  • Series Abbreviated Title World Sustainability Series
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science Earth and Environmental Science (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-10689-2
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-38507-5
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-10690-8
  • Series ISSN 2199-7373
  • Series E-ISSN 2199-7381
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XII, 731
  • Number of Illustrations 62 b/w illustrations, 58 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Sustainable Development
    Climate Change
    Environmental Management
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