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MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development

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Further Reading

Further reading


Cohen S. (2017) The Sustainable City.   Columbia University Press

Published December 2017)




ISBN-10: 023118204

Espinosa A., Walker  J.  (2017) A Complexity Approach to Sustainability:Theory and Application (Series on Complexity Science) 2nd Edition




Braham A (2017) Fundamentals of Sustainability in Civil Engineering  CRC Press

ISBN-10: 1498775128


Simakumar Babu G.L, Saride S (eds) (2016) Sustainability Issues in Civil Engineering (Springer Transactions in Civil and Environmental Engineering)    Sprinfger

ISBN-10: 9811019282


Sikdar S.K., Sengupota D. (2016) Measuring Progress Towards Sustainability: A Treatise for Engineers Springer


ISBN-10: 3319427172


Bilash Kanti Bala, Fatimah Mophamed Arshad, Kusaire Mohd Noh (2016) System Dynamics: Modelling and Simulation (Springer Texts in Business and Economics) Springer

ISBN-10: 9811020434


Hoornweg D (2016)  Cities and Sustainability: A new approach (Routledge Studies in Sustainability) Routledge

ISBN-10: 1138678368


Golinska-Dawosn P., Kolinski A (2016) Efficiency in Sustainable Supply Chain (EcoProduction)  Springer


ISBN-10: 3319464507



Goodhew S.  (2016) Sustainable Construction Processes: A Resource Text Wiley-Blackwell


Ainger C., Fenner R.A (eds) (2016) Sustainable Water (Delivering Sustainable Infrastructure Series)  ICE Publishing


Kamarun D,    Tajuddin R.M. ,   Abdullah B (2016)  Engineering and Technical Development for a Sustainable Environment  Asppel Academic Press


Moore S.K. (2016): Pragmatic Sustainability: Dispositions for critical adaptation 2nd Edition

Routledge Dodds F, Bartram J. (2016) The Water, Food, Energy and Climate Nexus: Challenges and an agenda for action (Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management) Routledge


Dastrbaz M. Starnge I. Selkowitz S. (eds) (2016) Building Sustainable Futures: Design and the Built Environment Springer


Jha N.K (2015) Green Design and Manufacturing for Sustainability  CRC Press

 Yates J.K., Castro-Lacouture D (2015) Sustainability in Engineering Design and            Construction CRC Press

 Mathews P (2015)  Introducing Renewable Energy Greenstream Publishing

 Green E., Hope T., Yates A., (2015) Sustainable Buildings (Delivering Sustainable Infrastructure Series)  ICE Publishing

 Hersh M (ed) (2015) Ethical Engineering for International Development and Environmental Sustainability  Springer

 Ashby M.F et al (2015) Materials and Sustainable Development Butterworth-Heinemann 

 Hilty L.M, Aebischer B., (2015) L.M, ICT Innovations for Sustainability (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing) Springer


Probst G Bassi A (2014) Tackling Complexity A systemic approach for decision makers Greenleaf Publishing  


Taback H (2014) Environmental Ethics and Sustainability: A Casebook for Environmental Professionals  Springer  


Salomone R., Saija G., (2014) Pathways to Environmental Sustainability: Methodologies and Experiences  Springer  


Northrop R.B., Connor A.N. (2013) Ecological Sustainability: Understanding Complex Issues CRC Press 


Kraas F., Aggarwal S., Coy M., Mertins G. (2013) Megacities: Our Global Urban Future (International Year of Planet Earth)  Springer


Morgese P. (HANDBOOK FOR SUSTAINABLE PROJECTS Global sustainability and project management Create Space Independent Publishing Platform


 ISBN-10: 140518759X



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Leal Filho W, Mannke F, Mohee R and Schulte V. (eds)  (2013) Climate-Smart Technologies: Integrating Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in Mitigation and Adaptation Responses Springer                                                             


ISBN-10: 3642377521

Pollalis S.N., Georgoulias A.,  Ramos S.J.,Schodek D (Eds) (2013)  Infrastructure Sustainability and Design  Routledge




Yao R. (2013) Design and Management of Sustainable Built Environments  Springer


ISBN-10: 1447147804


Kauffman J., Lee K.M. eds (2013) Handbook of Sustainable Engineering Springer


ISBN-10: 1402089406


Stansinoupolos P., Smith M.H. , Hargroves K and Desha C., (2013)  Whole System Design: An Integrated Approach to Sustainable Engineering Routledge    





Criscimagna N.H. (2012) Engineering for Sustainability Taylor and Francis




Halliday S. (2012) Sustainable Construction  Routledge        


ASIN: B009E1N760


Jawahir I.S., Sikdar S.K. and Huang Y. (2013) Treatise on Sustainability Science and Engineering Springer                       




Brennan D. ( 2012) Sustainable Process Engineering: Concepts, Strategies, Evaluation and Implementation Pan Stanford Publishing                              


ISBN-10: 9814316784


Cortese A.D. and Henderson H.  (2012) Becoming a Green Building Professional: A Guide to Careers in Sustainable Architecture, Design, Engineering, Development and Operations  John Wiley and Sons                                                            


ISBN-10: 0470951435


Grant C. (2012) Ecosystem Services Come to Town : Greening cities by working with nature Wiley-Blackwell                                                                                  


ISBN 978-`4051-9506-5


ASCE/AIChE(2012) Engineering Solutions for Sustainability: Materials and Resources John Wiley and Sons                                                                    



ISBN 978-1-118-17585-9


Brenan D., (2012) Sustainable Process Engineering: Concepts, Strategies, Evaluation and Implementation Pan Stanford Publishing                              



ISBN-10: 9814316784


Maser C., (2012) Decision-Making for a Sustainable Environment: A Systemic Approach (Social Environmental Sustainability)   CRC Press                          



ISBN-10: 1466552166


Jonker G.,Harmsen J. (2012) Engineering for Sustainability: A Practical Guide for Sustainable Design  Elsevier;                                                                                   




Rogers P.P., Jalal K.F., Boyd J.A. (2012) An Introduction to Sustainable Development Routledge




Munasinghe M. ( 2012) Sustainable Development in Practice: Sustainomics Methodology and Applications Cambridge University Press                                                 



Van Buren E., van Boehmen H., Itard L., Visscher H., (2012)  Sustainable Urban Environments: An Ecosystem Approach  Springer                                                     

ISBN-10: 9400712936


Allen D, Shonnard D. (2011)  Sustainable Engineering: Concepts, Design and Case Studies Prentice Hall            




ISBN 10: 0132756544

Bond A. Morrsion-Saunders A., Howitt R., (2011) Sustainability assessment:  pluralism, practice and progress. Routledge                                                    

ISBN 978-0-415-59849-1

Komiyama H, Takeuchi K., Shiroyama H. (2010) Sustainability science: a multidisciplinary approach United Nations University                                       

ISBN-10: 9280811800


Yigitcanlar T (2010) Rethinking Sustainable Development: Urban Management, Engineering, and Design    Information Science Reference                         


ISBN-10: 161692022X


Gopalakrishan K (2010) Sustainable and Resilient Critical Infrastructure Systems: Simulation, Modeling, and Intelligent Engineering Springer                                    


ISBN-10: 3642114040


Jackson T (2009) Prosperity without Growth: Economics for a finite planet  Earthscan Ltd   


ISBN-10: 1844078949

Wayne Visser on behalf of the University of Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership (2009) Landmarks for Sustainability: Events and Initiatives That Have Changed Our World  Greenleaf Publishing                                                                                             


ISBN 978-1-906093-17-4


Barry Dalal-Clayton and Barry Sadler (2009) Sustainability Appraisal A Sourcebook and Reference Guide to International Experience  Earthscan                                         


ISBN –9781844073573


Robert J. Howlett, Lakhmi C. Jain, and Shaun H. Lee(2009) Sustainability in Energy and Buildings                                                                                        


ISBN-10: 3642034535


Graedel T., Allenby B.R.,(2009) Industrial Ecology and Sustainable Engineering Prentice Hall


ISBN-10: 0136008062


Moriarty G (2008) The Engineering Project, Its Nature, Ethics and Promise  The Pennsylvania State University Press, University Park, Pennsylvania                


ISBN 978-0-271-03254-2


Bell S., Morse S. (2008) Sustainability Indicators: Measuring the Immeasurable?   Earthscan                                                                                                                                             


ISBN 9781844072996


Yogendra Shastri (2008) Sustainable System Management - Achieving Sustainability with a Systems Theory Approach  VDM Verlag Dr. Muller Aktiengesellschaft & Co. KG                


ISBN-10: 363904715X



Daniel A Vallero and Chris Brasier (2008) Sustainable Design: The Science of Sustainability and Green Engineering  John Wiley and Sons                                  


ISBN-10: 0470130628


Walter Sobkiw (2008) Sustainable Development Possible with Creative Systems Engineering       Cassbeth                                                                           


ISBN-10: 0615216307


Islam M. (ed.), (2008) Perspectives on Sustainable Technology  Nova Science  


ISBN-10: 160456069X


Frey H., Yaneske P., (2007) Visions of sustainability: cities and regions Taylor and Francis London and New York                                                          



ISBN-10: 0-415-42648-0


Charles Kibert (2007) Sustainable Construction: Green Building Design and Delivery 2nd Edition John Wiley and Sons Ltd                                                       





Dunphy D, Griggiths A. (2007) Organizational Change for Corporate Sustainability 2nd edition.: A guide for leaders and change agents of the future (Understanding Organizational Change) TF-ROUTL;                                                              



ISBN: 0415393299


Satoshi Kojima (2007) Sustainable Development in Water-stressed Developing Countries: A Quantitative Policy Analysis  Edward Elgar Pub                   


ISBN: 1847200621


Tomas Hak, Bedrich Molda, Arthur Lyon Dahal (2007) Sustainability Indicators: A Scientific Assessment (Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment) Island Press                                                                           


ISBN: 159726130


Lawrence W Speck (2007) Technology, Sustainability, And Cultural Identity  Edizioni Press


Robert Sroufe, Joseph Sarkis (eds) (2007) Strategic Sustainability: The State of the Art in Corporate Environmental Management Systems Greenleaf Publishing


ISBN: 193153635X




ISBN: 1874719616


Joseph Murphy (ed) (2007) Governing Technology for Sustainability  Earthscan Publications Ltd. 


ISBN: 1844073459


Gunther Seliger (ed) (2007) Sustainability in Manufacturing: Recovery of Resources in Product and Material Cycles  Springer Publishers                 


ISBN 3540498702


Myer Kutz (2007) Environmentally Conscious Mechanical Design  John Wiley              


ISBN 0471726362


John Reader (2006) Globalization, Engineering, and Creativity (Synthesis Lectures on Engineer, Technology and Society) Morgan and Claypool Publishers


ISBN: 1598291521


Lovelock J. (2006) The Revenge of Gaia  Allen Lane 


ISBN: 0713999144


Zetter R., (2006) Designing Sustainable Cities in the Developing World  Ashgate     


ISBN: 0754643557


Abraham M.A.A. (2005) Sustainability Science and Engineering: Defining Principles Elsevier Science


ISBN-10: 044451712X


Baker S. (2005) Sustainable Development  Routledge, an imprint of Taylor & Francis Books Ltd                                                                                                       


ISBN: 041528211X


Gibson R.B. (2005) Sustainability Assessment  Earthscan Publications Ltd       


ISBN: 1844070514


Hersch M., Hamburg I., (2005) Mathematical Models for Sustainable Development (Environmental Engineering Series) Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg

ISBN: 3540242163


Brandon P., Sidwell A.C., Yang J. (2005) Smart and Sustainable Built Environments Blackwell Publishing Ltd                                                                   


ISBN: 1405124229


Vanegas J (2004) Sustainable  Engineering Practice ASCE              



ISBN: 0784407509


Cook D (2004) The Natural Step: A Framework for Sustainability (Schumacher Briefings)   Green Book  



ISBN: 19039984


Bhamra T., Hon B., (2004) Design and Manufacture for Sustainable Development Professional Engineering Publishing    


ISBN: 1860584705


Hermann Scheer (2004) The Solar Economy: Renewable Energy for a Sustainable Global Future.  Earthscan                                                                            


ISBN 1844070751


Rikki Therivel (2004)  Strategic Environmental Assessment in Action  Earthscan


ISBN: 1844070417


Subhas K.Sikdar (ed), Peter Glavic(ed), Ravi Jain (Ed) (2004) Technological choices for sustainability  Springer-Verlag, Berlin and Heidleberg GMbH & Co.    



ISBN: 3540211314


Simon Bell, Stephen Morse (2003) Measuring Sustainability: Learning by Doing,  Earthscan Publications  (May 2003)                   



ISBN: 1853838438


Julian Agyeman (Editor), Robert D. Bullard (Editor), Bob Evans (Editor) (2003) Just Sustainabilities: Development in an Unequal World  MIT Press  (March 2003)


ISBN: 0262511312


Jack M. Hollander  (2003) The Real Environmental Crisis: Why Poverty, Not Affluence, Is the Environment's Number One Enemy University of California Press (March 2003)



ISBN: 0520237889


Martin Sexton, P.S. Barrett (2003) Sustainable Development in the Built Environment Blackwell Science Ltd (March 2003)



ISBN: 1405100214


Randall Thomas (Editor), Linda L. Layne (2003) Sustainable Urban Design: An Environmental Approach Routledge / EF & FN Spon (February 2003)            


ISBN: 0415281229


Birkeland J, (2002) Design for Sustainability A Sourcebook Of Integrated Ecological Solutions Earthscan Publishers        


ISBN 1853838977


William McDonough  , Michael Braungart  (2002) Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things North Point Press (April 2002)



ISBN: 0865475873


Mark Wawhinney (2002) Sustainable Development: Understanding the Green Debates Blackwell Science (USA)


ISBN: 0632064595


Weaver P., Jansen L., van Grootveld G., van Spiegel E., Vergrgat P., (2000) Sustainable Technology Development Greenleaf Publishing 2000


ISBN 1874719098