Adaptive Capacity and Environmental Governance

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ISBN: 978-3-642-12193-7 (Print) 978-3-642-12194-4 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Integrating Perspectives on Adaptive Capacity and Environmental Governance

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 22-22

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      Pages 1-19

      Integrating Perspectives on Adaptive Capacity and Environmental Governance

  3. Adaptive Capacity in Theory and Practice

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 22-22

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      Pages 23-41

      Adaptive Capacity in Theory and Reality: Implications for Governance in the Great Barrier Reef Region

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      Pages 43-68

      Building Adaptive Capacity in Systems Beyond the Threshold: The Story of Macubeni, South Africa

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      Pages 69-88

      Learning and Adaptation: The Role of Fisheries Comanagement in Building Resilient Social–Ecological Systems

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      Pages 89-106

      Adaptive Capacity and Adaptation in Swedish Multi-Use Boreal Forests: Sites of Interaction Between Different Land Uses

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      Pages 107-132

      From the Inside Out: A Multi-scale Analysis of Adaptive Capacity in a Northern Community and the Governance Implications

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      Pages 133-156

      Vulnerability and Adaptive Capacity in Arctic Communities

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      Pages 157-178

      Climate Change, Adaptive Capacity, and Governance for Drinking Water in Canada

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      Pages 179-195

      Institutional Fit and Interplay in a Dryland Agricultural Social–Ecological System in Alberta, Canada

  4. Frontiers in Adaptive Capacity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 198-198

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      Pages 199-221

      The Learning Dimension of Adaptive Capacity: Untangling the Multi-level Connections

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      Pages 223-242

      Adaptive Capacity as a Dynamic Institutional Process: Conceptual Perspectives and Their Application

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      Pages 243-261

      Sociobiology and Adaptive Capacity: Evolving Adaptive Strategies to Build Environmental Governance

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      Pages 263-285

      Building Transformative Capacity for Ecosystem Stewardship in Social–Ecological Systems

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      Pages 287-302

      Adapting and Transforming: Governance for Navigating Change

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 303-307