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Rayner, Steve 1953-

Overview
Works: 28 works in 119 publications in 2 languages and 1,746 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Cross-cultural studies  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: QC981.8.C5, 306.0285
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Steve Rayner
Measuring culture : a paradigm for the analysis of social organization by Jonathan L Gross( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human choice and climate change : the societal framework( Book )

9 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making markets : an interdisciplinary perspective on economic exchange by Robin Ann Cantor( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rules, decisions, and inequality in egalitarian societies( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unnatural selection : the challenges of engineering tomorrow's people by Peter Healey( Book )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With ever-advancing scientific understanding and technological capabilities, humanity stands on the brink of the potential next stage of evolution: evolution engineered by us. Nanotechnology, biotechnology, information technology and cognitive science offer the possibility to enhance human performance, lengthen life-span and reshape our inherited physical, cognitive and emotional identities. But with this promise come huge risks, complex choices and fundamental ethical questions: about evolution; about what it is to be human; and about control over, and the distribution of benefits from, new t
Human choice and climate change( Book )

10 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first part of a four-volume work providing an international view of climate change which is designed to complement the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Second Assessment report. It covers the origins of human needs and wants and the scale of human activity
The Hartwell approach to climate policy by Steve Rayner( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Hartwell approach to climate policy' presents a powerful critique of mainstream climate change policies and details a set of pragmatic alternatives based on the Hartwell Group's collective writings from 1988-2010
Human choice and climate change / the tools for policy analysis( Book )

9 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first part of a four-volume work providing an international view of climate change which is designed to complement the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Second Assessment report. It covers the origins of human needs and wants and the scale of human activity
Human choice and climate change / the societal framework( Book )

12 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first part of a four-volume work providing an international view of climate change which is designed to complement the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Second Assessment report. It covers the origins of human needs and wants and the scale of human activity
Human choice and climate change( Book )

10 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first part of a four-volume work providing an international view of climate change which is designed to complement the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Second Assessment report. It covers the origins of human needs and wants and the scale of human activity
Managing the global commons decision making and conflict resolution in response to climate change : August 1-4, 1989 : Knoxville Hilton, Knoxville, Tennessee by Steve Rayner( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten suggestions for policy makers : guidelines from an international social science assessment of human choice and climate change by Steve Rayner( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Governance and the global commons by Steve Rayner( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human choice and climate change( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Markets, distribution, and exchange after societal cataclysm by Robin Ann Cantor( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The report identifies constraints and opportunities for the restoration of economic exchange following nuclear war. Four survival scenarios are postulated based on high or low levels of damage to (1) institutions that signal trading opportunities, reduce transaction costs, and regulate and enforce contracts, and (2) resources that are used to create and define wealth. The four scenarios are best case, worst case, resource abundance, and an institution intensive case. Three kinds of literature were reviewed, (1) the economics literature on formal markets, (2) the sociological literature on informal markets, and (3) the economic anthropology literature on pre-capitalist and pre-industrial exchange. From this corpus a set of non-market and market exchange structures are derived and rendered as rules vectors describing their operation
Kiko hendo to ningen no sentaku : Wareware wa nani o manandanoka( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in Japanese and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sociocultural definitions of risk by Steve Rayner( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Governance and the global commons by Steve Rayner( )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National case studies of institutional capabilities to implement greenhouse gas reductions( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National case studies of institutional capabilities to implement greenhouse gas reductions( )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Measuring culture : a paradigm for the analysis of social organization
Alternative Names
Steve Rayner britisk ingeniør

Steve Rayner Brits ingenieur

Steve Rayner brittisk ingenjör

Steve Rayner professeur de Science et Civilisations à Oxford et directeur de l'Institut des Sciences

Steve Rayner Professor of Science and Civilization at Oxford University and Director of the Institute for Science

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Languages
English (107)

Japanese (2)

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Human choice and climate change : the societal frameworkMaking markets : an interdisciplinary perspective on economic exchangeUnnatural selection : the challenges of engineering tomorrow's peopleHuman choice and climate changeHuman choice and climate change / the tools for policy analysisHuman choice and climate change / the societal frameworkHuman choice and climate changeHuman choice and climate change