Adaptive Co-Management: Collaboration, Learning, and by Derek Armitage, Fikret Berkes, Nancy Doubleday

By Derek Armitage, Fikret Berkes, Nancy Doubleday

All over the world, governments are transferring clear of regulatory versions for governing average and cultural assets. New matters with adaptive approaches, suggestions studying, and versatile partnerships are reshaping the source governance panorama. in the meantime, principles approximately collaboration and studying are converging round the concept of adaptive co-management.

This booklet offers a accomplished synthesis of the middle techniques, thoughts, and instruments of this rising box, educated through a various team of researchers and practitioners with over 20 years of expertise. It deals a various set of case reviews that exhibit the demanding situations and implications of adaptive co-management considering and synthesizes classes for traditional and cultural source governance in a variety of contexts.

Adaptive Co-Management isn't just a well timed e-book but in addition an invaluable idea for source governance in a global marked by means of speedy socio-ecological swap. it is going to be of curiosity to researchers, environmental practitioners, policy-makers, and scholars in fields around the political and environmental spectrum.

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