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  1. Joseph Tainter (2003). A Framework for Sustainability. World Futures 59 (3 & 4):213 – 223.
    Sustainability is value laden, and achieving sustainability is constrained by conflict and inefficient problem solving. Sustainability requires minimizing the costs of both constraints. This article outlines a framework for sustainability that recognizes divergent values, improves the productivity of debate, and suggests how to reduce sustainability costs.
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  2. T. F. H. Allen, Joseph A. Tainter, J. Chris Pires & Thomas W. Hoekstra (2001). Dragnet Ecology—“Just the Facts, Ma'am”: The Privilege of Science in a Postmodern World. BioScience 51 (6):475.
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  3. T. F. H. Allen, Joseph A. Tainter, J. Chris Pires & Thomas W. Hoekstra (2001). Dragnet Ecology—“Just the Facts, Ma'am”: The Privilege of Science in a Postmodern World Science of Intrinsic Quality Needs Narratives with Explicit Values—Not Just Facts—Particularly as It Faces Multiple-Level Complexity in Advising on Environmental Policy, Such as Planning for Energy Futures. BioScience 51 (6):475-485.
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