Exploring Social Sustainability and Economic Practices: Multi-Journal Compendium

Cirella, Giuseppe T, Goncharuk, Anatoliy G., lo Storto, Corrado and Russo, Alessio ORCID: 0000-0002-0073-7243 (2020) Exploring Social Sustainability and Economic Practices: Multi-Journal Compendium. Sustainability, 12 (5). pp. 1-7.

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Abstract

In consideration of the three pillars of sustainability, alongside the environment, social and economic dimensions interplay valuable insight into how society is molded and what key components should be considered. In terms of social sustainability, there are processes and framework objectives that promote wellbeing integral to the balance of people, planet, and profit. Economic practices consider the system of production, resource allocation, and distribution of goods and services with respect to demand and supply between economic agents. As a result, an economic system is a variant of the social system in which it exists. At present, the forefront of social sustainability research partially encompasses the impact economic practices have on people and society—with notable emphasis centered on the urban environment. Specific interdisciplinary analyses within the scope of sustainability, social development, competitiveness, and motivational management as well as decision making within the urban landscape are considered. This book contains nine thoroughly refereed contributions that interconnect detailed research into the two pillars reviewed.

Item Type: Article
Article Type: Editorial
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GF Human geography. Human ecology. Anthropogeography
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA9000 Aesthetics of cities. City planning and beautifying.
S Agriculture > SB Plant culture > SB469 Landscape gardening. Landscape architecture
Divisions: Schools and Research Institutes > School of Arts > Constructed Environments
Research Priority Areas: Creative Practice as Research
Depositing User: Alessio Russo
Date Deposited: 25 Feb 2020 16:19
Last Modified: 01 Jun 2020 15:15
URI: http://eprints.glos.ac.uk/id/eprint/8177

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