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Searching for Resilience in Sustainable Development by John Blewitt download in ePub, pdf, iPad

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Verifique se tem pontos suficientes para este artigo. Yet sustainability depends on it. Using a variety of framing devices, the book demonstrates how resilience has come to be understood, applied and re-interpreted across differing contexts and scales. Nothing can be sustained that is not resilient, whether it be natural systems, the efforts to conserve them or those who try to understand the processes and principals involved. In their book Searching for Resilience in Sustainable Development Blewitt and Tilbury exhibit healthy scepticism and deepen critical inquiry into resilience beyond the state of the art.

See if you have enough points for this item. The authors embark upon a learning journey exploring both robust and fragile systems and asking questions of groups and individuals actively involved in building or maintaining resilience. To prevail, society needs to purposefully use its transformative capacity to embrace a more sustainable pathway. Video Link Description Resilience is a term that is gaining currency in conservation and sustainable development, though its meaning and value in this context is yet to be defined. This challenging new book seeks to reflect on the value and effectiveness of the conservation and sustainability movement at a time when its own resilience is being tested.

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