1. Linking social and ecological systems: management practices and social mechanisms for building resilience.Fikret Berkes, Carl Folke & Johan Colding (eds.) - 1998 - New York, NY, USA: Cambridge University Press.
    It is usually the case that scientists examine either ecological systems or social systems, yet the need for an interdisciplinary approach to the problems of environmental management and sustainable development is becoming increasingly obvious. Developed under the auspices of the Beijer Institute in Stockholm, this new book analyses social and ecological linkages in selected ecosystems using an international and interdisciplinary case study approach. The chapters provide detailed information on a variety of management practices for dealing with environmental change. Taken as (...)
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