2009

Principles of Ecosystem Stewardship

Resilience-Based Natural Resource Management in a Changing World

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ISBN: 978-0-387-73032-5 (Print) 978-0-387-73033-2 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Conceptual Framework

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-28

      A Framework for Understanding Change

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      Pages 29-53

      Managing Ecosystems Sustainably: The Key Role of Resilience

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      Pages 55-75

      Sustaining Livelihoods and Human Well-Being during Social-Ecological Change

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      Pages 77-101

      Adaptive Co-management in Social-Ecological Governance

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      Pages 103-125

      Transformations in Ecosystem Stewardship

  3. Stewarding Ecosystems for Society

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 127-127

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      Pages 129-147

      Conservation, Community, and Livelihoods: Sustaining, Renewing, and Adapting Cultural Connections to the Land

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      Pages 149-170

      Forest Systems: Living with Long-Term Change

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      Pages 171-195

      Drylands: Coping with Uncertainty, Thresholds, and Changes in State

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      Pages 197-220

      Freshwaters: Managing Across Scales in Space and Time

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      Pages 221-240

      Oceans and Estuaries: Managing the Commons

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      Pages 241-257

      Coastal Marine Systems: Conserving Fish and Sustaining Community Livelihoods with Co-management

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      Pages 259-280

      Managing Food Production Systems for Resilience

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      Pages 281-294

      Cities: Managing Densely Settled Social-Ecological Systems

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      Pages 295-315

      The Earth System: Sustaining Planetary Life-Support Systems

  4. Integration and Synthesis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 317-317

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      Pages 319-337

      Resilience-Based Stewardship: Strategies for Navigating Sustainable Pathways in a Changing World

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 339-409