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Governing complex systems : social capital for the Anthropocene

Author: Oran R Young
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2017]
Series: Earth system governance.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
An exploration of the need for innovative mechanisms of governance in an era when human actions are major drivers of environmental change.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oran R Young
ISBN: 9780262035934 0262035936 9780262533843 0262533847
OCLC Number: 959263413
Description: xiii, 279 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : the age of complexity --
Environmental governance as a point of departure --
Determinants of effective problem-solving --
On thresholds and trigger mechanisms --
The sustainability transition --
Goal-setting as a governance strategy --
Principled governance --
The contributions of good governance --
Conclusion : science, policy, and the governance of complex systems.
Series Title: Earth system governance.
Responsibility: Oran R. Young.

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An exploration of the need for innovative mechanisms of governance in an era when human actions are major drivers of environmental change.

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