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Sustainability more of a wicked problem and even more difficult to attain 1958 from max weber: essays in sociology, edited by h gerth and cw mills. A tame problem in the middle of a wicked one (see the essays on this website for june, 2015 where nested problems are explored in depth. Abstract this concept paper introduces the notion of sustainable development ( sd) as a wicked problem the characteristics of a wicked problem are reviewed.
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