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By Emily Boyd,Carl Folke

ISBN-10: 0521897505

ISBN-13: 9780521897501

worldwide environmental swap is happening at a price swifter than people have ever skilled. weather swap and the lack of environment companies are the 2 major worldwide environmental crises dealing with us at the present time. accordingly, there's a desire for larger knowing of the categorical and common resilience of networked ecosystems, towns, companies and associations to deal with switch. during this publication, a world staff of specialists supply state-of-the-art insights into development the resilience and adaptive governance of advanced social-ecological structures. via a suite of case experiences, it specializes in the social technological know-how size of atmosphere administration within the context of world switch, in a stream to bridge current gaps among resilience, sustainability and social technological know-how. utilizing empirical examples starting from neighborhood to international degrees, perspectives from quite a few disciplines are built-in to supply a necessary source for students, policy-makers and scholars, looking cutting edge methods to governance.

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