This book contains the proceedings of the third in a now-biennial series organized by the Wessex Institute of Technology around the urgent need to determine solutions regarding sustainable development before our planet reaches a point of irreversibility. The aggressive search for new sources of energy and materials, the rapid rate at which natural resources are being consumed, and the destructiveness of the resulting pollution are all having a negative impact on the planet that needs to be stopped, if not reversed. As at the first two, participants at this conference will take stock of our situation and try to facilitate constructive principles and policies for a way forward, something that can only be done by transdisciplinary cooperation. Thus papers will examine ethical, political and social issues, health, safety and risk, lessons from nature, planning and development, and new technologies.Now, most migrants turned to be permanent residents, which affected the native culture of the old Bam, increasing social disorders and chaos. These events were affecting the reconstruction program of Bam in a negative way which ended inanbsp;...
|Title||:||Management of Natural Resources, Sustainable Development and Ecological Hazards III|
|Author||:||C. A. Brebbia, S. S. Zubir|
|Publisher||:||WIT Press - 2011-11-01|