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Fundamentals of Sustainability

  • Onder AltuntasEmail author
  • Yasin Sohret
  • T. Hikmet Karakoc
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Abstract

Technology has increased due to the fast growth of the population, because of human demand. Man is in a kind of examination with his environment and world. At this point, the concept of sustainability needs to be understood. It is desirable to understand sustainability and its effects in aviation with this book. In this chapter, basic concepts about sustainability are described.

Keywords

Fundamentals Environmental sustainability Economic sustainability Social sustainability 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Onder Altuntas
    • 1
    Email author
  • Yasin Sohret
    • 2
  • T. Hikmet Karakoc
    • 1
  1. 1.Eskisehir Technical University, Faculty of Aeronautics and AstronauticsEskisehirTurkey
  2. 2.Suleyman Demirel UniversityIspartaTurkey

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