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By Derek Armitage, Fikret Berkes, Nancy Doubleday

ISBN-10: 0774813830

ISBN-13: 9780774813839

World wide, governments are transferring clear of regulatory types for governing common and cultural assets. New matters with adaptive techniques, suggestions studying, and versatile partnerships are reshaping the source governance panorama. in the meantime, rules approximately collaboration and studying are converging round the proposal of adaptive co-management.

This e-book offers a accomplished synthesis of the center recommendations, techniques, and instruments of this rising box, educated by way of a various workforce of researchers and practitioners with over 20 years of expertise. It bargains a various set of case reports that show the demanding situations and implications of adaptive co-management pondering and synthesizes classes for traditional and cultural source governance in quite a lot of contexts.

Adaptive Co-Management is not just a well timed e-book but in addition an invaluable notion for source governance in an international marked by means of fast socio-ecological switch. will probably be of curiosity to researchers, environmental practitioners, policy-makers, and scholars in fields around the political and environmental spectrum.

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Thus, the initial co-management arrangement, which was about allocation, set the stage for a complex multi-stakeholder exercise and later led to complex multijurisdictional integrated resource management in the Pacific Northwest (Pinkerton 1992, 2003). One can similarly examine the evolution of co-management in the context of Native land claim agreements in the Canadian North. In addition to legislated co-management regarding land and resources, as set up by the agreements, other kinds of joint management arrangements emerged under a favourable policy and legislative framework.

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