Agriculture and Human Values

, Volume 16, Issue 3, pp 309–315

Synthesis: Platforms for collective action in multiple-use common-pool resources

Authors

  • Nathalie A. Steins
    • Dutch Fish Board
  • Victoria M. Edwards
    • Dept. of Land and Construction ManagementUniversity of Portsmouth
Article

DOI: 10.1023/A:1007587330755

Cite this article as:
Steins, N.A. & Edwards, V.M. Agriculture and Human Values (1999) 16: 309. doi:10.1023/A:1007587330755

Abstract

In this special issue, Steins and Edwards introduced the notion of nested platforms for resource use negotiation as a tool to facilitate collective action amongst multiple-users in complex common-pool resource management scenarios. Five discussion statements were put forward to aid the debate on multi-use platforms. This paper is a synthesis of the responses to these statements by the other contributors to this special issue. It aims to further stimulate the debate on the management of complex, multiple-use common-pool management scenarios.

Collective actionCommon-pool resourcesMultiple-usePlatforms for resource use negotiation

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