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Decision Support Systems for Sustainable Development

A Resource Book of Methods and Applications

by Gregory E. Kersten

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development economics,
  • Development studies,
  • Sustainability,
  • Life Sciences - Anatomy & Physiology,
  • Science,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Development - Sustainable Development,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Computers / Management Information Systems

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages420
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9326180M
    ISBN 100889369062
    ISBN 109780889369061

      Book Description. Transition Engineering: Building a Sustainable Future examines new strategies emerging in response to the mega-issues of global climate change, decline in world oil supply, scarcity of key industrial minerals, and local environmental constraints. These issues pose challenges for organizations, businesses, and communities, and engineers will need to begin developing ideas and. Agronomy for Sustainable Development. Agricultural and Food Economics. Precision Agriculture. Genetics Selection Evolution. Decision Support Systems for Weed Management. R. Chantre, G. (et al.) (Eds.) () Featured book series see all. Sustainable Agriculture Reviews.

    Note In the outcome document of the Rio+20 Conference, in , entitled “The future we want”, and again in “Transforming our world: the Agenda for Sustainable Development”, in , United Nations Member States decided that the High-.   Wang, X, Zhong, X, Gao, P () A GIS-based decision support system for regional eco-security assessment and its application on the Tibetan Plateau. Journal of Environmental Management –

      For MIS specialists and nonspecialists alike, teacher and consultant Dan Power provides a readable, comprehensive, understandable guide to the concepts and applications of decision support systems. Not only does his book help enhance your DSS design and development capabilities, it also shows how DSS can buttress organization goals and the impact DSS have throughout organizations . Education comprises a lifelong learning system to cope with the changing needs and aspirations of society. The United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development, starting in , lays the foundation to reform and mobilize education at all levels, from schools to universities, in support of sustainable development.


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Decision Support Systems for Sustainable Development by Gregory E. Kersten Download PDF EPUB FB2

One such tool is the decision support system, or DSS. This book explores the area of DSS in the context of sustainable development. As DSS is a very new technique, especially in the developing world, this book will serve as a reference text, primarily for managers, government officials, and information professionals in developing countries.5/5(1).

Decision support for sustainable development: a resource book of methods and applications Includes bibliographical references. ISBN 1. Sustainable development Developing countries. Decision making Developing countries. Information, storage and retrieval systems Sustainable development. Kersten, Gregory E.

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Kersten,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. One such tool is the decision support system, or DSS. This book explores the area of DSS in the context of sustainable development. As DSS is a very new technique, especially in the developing world, this book will serve as a reference text, primarily for managers, government officials, and information professionals in developing countries.

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Editors (view affiliations) Stan Geertman; Introduction to ‘Planning Support Systems for Sustainable Urban Development’ A Decision Support System. Ivan Blecic, Arnaldo Cecchini, Matthias Falk, Serena Marras, David R. Pyles, Donatella Spano et al. The common thread of articles published in Decision Support Systems is their relevance to theoretical and technical issues in the support of enhanced decision making.

The areas addressed may include foundations, functionality, interfaces, implementation, impacts, and evaluation of decision support systems (DSSs). The book titled “Decision Support System in Agriculture marketing for sustainable development. For example, the Decision Support System is designed and implemented to provide support for.

These data were used to develop a decision support system (DSS) using the multi-criteria decision making (MCDM) technique, the TOPSIS. The support system was validated by applying it to sustainable roof products in a pilot case study—these materials are frequently used in local markets for residential construction in West Australia.

Integrated Land Use Planning for Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development book. Edited By M. Rao, V. Suresh Babu, Suman Chandra, G. Ravindra Chary. Edition 1st Edition. First Integrated Land Use Planning—A Knowledge and Decision Support System for Sustainable Agricultural and Rural Development at Block Level.

View abstract. To support this need for better-informed decision making, this book brings together the insights and expertise of a dozen expert modellers and policy analysts, who completed this project on modelling for sustainable development in June using the "Book Sprints" method.

The majority of underground utility assets are comprised of water transmission, distribution, and collection pipelines. Because these pipes are typically buried underground and aging over time, the asset management tasks, including inventory data collection, condition assessment and decision making are complex processes that are challenging to enhance sustainability without advanced research.

"This volume is an excellent book for courses on information systems, decision support systems, and data mining at the advanced undergraduate and graduate levels.

It also serves as a practical reference for professionals working in the fields of business, statistics, engineering, and computer technology.".

has implemented Sustainable Development (SD) as well as the Agenda 21 and the Johannesburg Plan of Implementation (JPI).

In this regard, the summary focuses on conclusions, challenges and recommendations. Conclusions Zambia has made notable progress towards the implementation of Sustainable Development (SD).

The 13th DSSAT Development Sprint was held from Julyas a Virtual Meeting due to continuing Covid Pandemic. The DSSAT Development Sprint was hosted by the Institute for Sustainable Food Systems and the Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering of the University of Florida. One of the main goals of the DSSAT Development.

Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructureheld in Los Angeles, California, November 6–9, Sponsored by the Committee on Sustainability of ASCE. This collection contains 77 peer-reviewed papers on a broad array of contemporary issues in the development of sustainable infrastructure.

A decision support system (DSS) is an information system that supports business or organizational decision-making activities. DSSs serve the management, operations and planning levels of an organization (usually mid and higher management) and help people make decisions about problems that may be rapidly changing and not easily specified in advance—i.e.

unstructured and semi-structured.This article starts with the general definition of sustainable development. A set of principles is then identified, and a short discussion of three main subsystems (ecological, economic, and social) follows. The main discussion is devoted to decision support systems (DSS) and their role in sustainable development.Decision support systems for sustainable development: an overview / Tung X.

Bui --Sustainable development and decision support systems / Zbigniew Mikolajuk and Anthony Gar-On Yeh --Decision making and decision support / Gregory E. Kersten --Decision support with geographic information systems / Anthony Gar-On Yeh --Decision support for.