By Emily Boyd, Carl Folke
International environmental swap is happening at a fee swifter than people have ever skilled. weather swap and the lack of atmosphere prone are the 2 major international environmental crises dealing with us this day. for this reason, there's a want for larger realizing of the categorical and common resilience of networked ecosystems, towns, companies and associations to deal with swap. during this publication, a world group of specialists offer state of the art insights into construction the resilience and adaptive governance of advanced social-ecological platforms. via a collection of case experiences, it specializes in the social technological know-how size of atmosphere administration within the context of world swap, in a circulation to bridge present gaps among resilience, sustainability and social technological know-how. utilizing empirical examples starting from neighborhood to international degrees, perspectives from various disciplines are built-in to supply a necessary source for students, policy-makers and scholars, looking cutting edge techniques to governance.
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