chapter  12
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Are We Walking Our Own Talk? Building Capacity for Ethical Consumption Through Education for Sustainability

ByKATHRYN HEGARTY

In Our Common Future , Brundtland (WCED, 1987) emphasised the responsibility of present generations, communities and leaders to those citizens of the future, whose resources we increasingly borrow in the present age of consumption, in what has become a widely influential definition of sustainability.