Toward Just Sustainability in Urban Communities: Building Equity Rights with Sustainable Solutions

@article{Agyeman2003TowardJS,
  title={Toward Just Sustainability in Urban Communities: Building Equity Rights with Sustainable Solutions},
  author={J. Agyeman and Thomas Evans},
  journal={The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science},
  year={2003},
  volume={590},
  pages={35 - 53}
}
  • J. Agyeman, Thomas Evans
  • Published 2003
  • Political Science
  • The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
  • Two concepts that provide new directions for public policy, environmental justice and sustainability, are both highly contested. Each has tremendous potential to effect long-lasting change. Despite the historically different origins of these two concepts and their attendant movements, there exists an area of theoretical compatibility between them. This conceptual overlap is a critical nexus for a broad social movement to create livable, sustainable communities for all people in the future. The… CONTINUE READING
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