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Main Title Panarchy : understanding transformations in human and natural systems /
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Gunderson, Lance H.
Holling, C. S.
Publisher Island Press,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 48390912
ISBN 1559638567; 9781559638562; 1559638575; 9781559638579
Subjects Human ecology--Philosophy. ; Political ecology. ; Social ecology. ; Nature--Effect of human beings on. ; Biotic communities. ; Environmental degradation. ; Environmental policy. ; Ecosystem management. ; Economische groei. ; Sociale ontwikkeling. ; Ecosystemen. ; Instituties. ; Gesellschaft.--(DE-588)4020588-5 ; Humanèokologie.--(DE-588)4026152-9 ; Politische èOkologie.--(DE-588)4115585-3 ; Sozialèokologie.--(DE-588)4043208-7 ; Umweltpolitik.--(DE-588)4078523-3 ; èOkosystem.--(DE-588)4043216-6 ; Aufsatzsammlung.
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EIAM  GF49.P365 2002 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 03/14/2003
Collation xxiv, 507 pages, [2] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 449-488) and index.
Contents Notes
In quest of a theory of adaptive change / C.S. Holling, Lance H. Gunderson, and Donald Ludwig -- Resilience and adaptive cycles / C.S. Holling, and Lance H. Gunderson -- Sustainability and panarchies / C.H. Holling, Lance H. Gunderson, and Garry D. Peterson -- Why systems of people and nature are not just social and ecological systems / Frances Westley [and others] -- Back to the future: ecosystem dynamics and local knowledge / Fikret Berkes and Carl Folke -- The dynamics of political discourse in seeking sustainability / Lowell Pritchard, Jr. and Steven E. Sanderson -- Collapse, learning, and renewal / Stephen R. Carpenter, William A. Brock and Donald Ludwig -- Dynamics interaction of societies and ecosystems: linking theories from ecology, economy, and sociology / Marten Scheffer [and others] -- A future of surprises / Marco A. Janssen -- Resilience and sustainability: the economic analysis of nonlinear dynamic systems / William A. Brock, Karl-Gèoran Mäler and Charles Perrings -- Resilient rangelands: adaptation in complex systems / Brian Walker and Nick Abel -- Surprises and sustainability: cycles of renewal in the Everglades / Lance H. Gunderson, C.S. Holling, and Garry D. Peterson -- The devil in the dynamics: adaptive management on the front lines / Frances Westley -- Planning for resilience: scenarios, surprises, and branch points / Gilberto C. Gallopín -- Discoveries for sustainable futures / C.S. Holling [and others] -- Toward an integrative synthesis / Ralf Yorque [and others] -- A model for ecosystems with alternative stable states -- Optimizing social utility from lake use -- Tax as a way to direct society -- Collective action problems and their effect on political power.