Sustainable Development – an Introduction for Engineers


“Hållbar utveckling – en introduktion för ingenjörer” (Jon-Erik Dahlin, Studentlitteratur 2014). Language: Swedish.

This text book is intended for students of engineering, natural sciences and others who want to learn more about the sustainability challenges the world faces today. In the text, the concept of sustainable development is introduced, complexity and system dynamics is discussed and the role of engineering and technology is reflected on. Also, the subject is discussed as a subject of values where the existence of various perspectives becomes an important aspect.

The book is being used as course literature in several education programmes. See the publisher’s website for more information and to order the book:

ISBN: 9789144092669