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You can return your online books for any reason within our refund period – no questions asked.
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You'll be happy with the quality of your books (or we'll ship you another one on our dime).
You can extend your rental up to 14 days – at the same cheap daily rental rate.
If you decide to keep the book it will never cost more than the purchase price.
As always, you have access to over 5 million titles. Plus, you can choose from 5 rental periods, so you only pay for what you’ll use. And if you ever run into trouble, our top-notch U.S. based Customer Service team is ready to help by email, chat or phone.
Sustainability is a buzz word these days. It permeates many levels of human activity and is manifest on human, social, economic, and environmental dimensions. Yet, definitions are often unclear and poorly conceptualized. This text identifies two distinct perspectives for evaluating sustainability. The first is concerned with micro-level concerns related...
Sustainability is a buzz word these days. It permeates many levels of human activity and is manifest on human, social, economic, and environmental dimensions. Yet, definitions are often unclear and poorly conceptualized. This text identifies two distinct perspectives for evaluating sustainability. The first is concerned with micro-level concerns related to the continuation of programs, policies, and other types of human action. The second takes a macro level perspective concerned with sustaining human, social, and economic development under consideration of protecting the environment. It is argued that sustainability evaluation should capture both. A new evaluation tool, the ?Sustainability Evaluation Checklist? (SEC), is introduced to bridge the gap between both perspectives. The tool is divided into two parts. The first elaborates on general considerations in evaluation, while the second emphasizes sustainability concerns specifically. The SEC?s accuracy and usefulness was assessed by experts and practitioners who provided critical reactions to the draft checklist?s accuracy, its potential, and usefulness for evaluating sustainability.
WHAT'S BONUS TIME?
Normally, new semester rental orders are exactly 125 days.
With “Bonus Time” you can order early and get a FREE extension until 12/19*.
It’s our little way of rewarding you early renters for planning ahead.
But do hurry. The “Bonus Time” offer runs out on 8/8 (11PM PST).
* It can take up to 24 hours for the extension to appear in your account after you receive your textbooks.
Since launching the first textbook rental site in 2006, BookRenter has never wavered from our mission to make education more affordable for all students. Every day, we focus on delivering students the best prices, the most flexible options, and the best service on earth. On March 13, 2012 BookRenter.com, Inc. formally changed its name to Rafter, Inc. We are still the same company and the same people, only our corporate name has changed.