Ecosystems of Resilience Practices

Written By Angela Colucci
Ecosystems of Resilience Practices
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 February 2021
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
  • Pages : 350 pages
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Download or read book entitled Ecosystems of Resilience Practices by author: Angela Colucci which was release on 15 February 2021 and published by Elsevier with total page 350 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Ecosystems of Resilience Practices: Contributions for Sustainability and Climate Change Adaptation focuses on resilience in action by exploring and providing approaches, perspectives, toolboxes and theoretical discourses for the improvement and enhancement of territorial and community resilience practices towards sustainability and climate change mitigation/adaptation. The book is divided into three sections: Section one investigates the contribution this kind of resilience approach could have on sustainable development goals as related to climate change. It also includes other environmental challenges such as ecosystem resilience in the face of climate change. Chapters dedicated to exploring the issues for a renovated governance of territorial transformation processes are included. Section two focuses on the eco-systems of resilience practices characterization, including discourses on international networking of transitions initiatives. Section three presents operative guidelines, instruments and proposals for the resilience practices "stabilization", "blooming" and "up scaling", aiming at a more effective and consistent contribution of resilience practices in reaching sustainability, adaptation goals and scenarios at local and global scales. Ecosystems of Resilience Practices: Contributions for Sustainability and Climate Change Adaptation develops a set of tools and design criteria to support the dissemination of resilience practices. This new toolset will support the expansion and reinforcement of resilience practices and the building of solutions related to climate change. Focuses on resilience practices, including effective transformation processes providing an overview of practices goals, sectors and solutions to problems raised Includes toolboxes and solutions showing the reader a systematic and stable approach moving from a conceptual framework to actual practice Presents a multilevel and multidisciplinary approach, allowing the reader to understand how to integrate and reconnect discourses on risk management, climate change, social and economic innovation and creative innovation

Ecosystems of Resilience Practices

Ecosystems of Resilience Practices
  • Author : Angela Colucci,Giulia Pesaro
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-02-15
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : Ecosystems of Resilience Practices: Contributions for Sustainability and Climate Change Adaptation focuses on resilience in action by exploring and providing approaches, perspectives, toolboxes and theoretical discourses for the improvement and enhancement of territorial and community resilience practices towards sustainability and climate change mitigation/adaptation. The book is divided into three ...

Linking Social and Ecological Systems

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  • Author : Fikret Berkes,Carl Folke,Johan Colding
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2000-04-13
  • Total pages : 459
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : Investigates how management systems and their dynamics can improve stewardship of selected ecosystems....

Social Ecological Resilience and Sustainability

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  • Author : Shelley Ross Saxer,Jonathan Rosenbloom
  • Publisher : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
  • Release Date : 2018-02-28
  • Total pages : 700
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : Social-Ecological Resilience and Sustainability by Shelley Ross Saxer and Jonathan Rosenbloom is designed to help students understand and address new, changing, and complex economic, environmental, and social systems. This book introduces resilience and sustainability as analytical frameworks and illustrates how these concepts apply in various contexts: water, food, shelter/land ...

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  • Publisher : Island Press
  • Release Date : 2012-06-22
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : Increasingly, cracks are appearing in the capacity of communities, ecosystems, and landscapes to provide the goods and services that sustain our planet's well-being. The response from most quarters has been for "more of the same" that created the situation in the first place: more control, more intensification, and greater efficiency. "...

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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-10-18
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : All over the world, efforts are being made to preserve landscapes facing fundamental change as a consequence of widespread agricultural intensification, land abandonment and urbanisation. The 'cultural landscape' and 'resilience' approaches have, until now, largely been viewed as distinct methods for understanding the effects of these dynamics and the ways ...

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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2008-04-24
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : In the effort towards sustainability, it has become increasingly important to develop conceptual frames to understand the dynamics of social and ecological systems. Drawing on complex systems theory, this book investigates how human societies deal with change in linked social-ecological systems, and build capacity to adapt to change. The concept ...

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  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-10-07
  • Total pages : 210
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : This volume represents a timely sociolinguistic response in its provision of fresh insight into the evolution of climate change communication. Through the case study method, it investigates the representation of social-ecological resilience to climate change in the emerging discursive practice mediated online by grassroots activists. The fertile ground of resilience ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : "The bibliography is a guide to recent scientific literature covering effects of agricultural conservation practices on fish and wildlife. The citations listed here provide information on how conservation programs and practices designed to improve fish and wildlife habitat, as well as those intended for other purposes (e.g., water quality ...

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  • Publisher : CIFOR
  • Release Date : 2020-03-24
  • Total pages : 6
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : Key messagesEcosystems provide people with services that enable adaptation to climate change, which we refer to here as 'adaptation services'.But adaptation services do not flow automatically: some input from people is needed.We identified five types of mechanisms that support the production of adaptation services.These mechanisms are related ...

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  • Author : Kimberly Etingoff
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-03-30
  • Total pages : 366
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : This book presents the latest research on resilience strategies around the world. Research such as this is necessary to create new ideas and to evaluate established ones in an effort to make communities more adaptable and to increase people's survival and quality of life while living with the reality of ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 398
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : Read online Agricultural Conservation Practices and Related Issues written by , published by which was released on 2004. Download full Agricultural Conservation Practices and Related Issues Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

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  • Author : Ronald Trosper
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2009-02-03
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : How did one group of indigenous societies, on the Northwest Coast of North America, manage to live sustainably with their ecosystems for over two thousand years? Can the answer to this question inform the current debate about sustainability in today’s social ecological systems? The answer to the first question ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-07-07
  • Total pages : 455
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : Over the past few decades, the frequency and severity of natural and human-induced disasters have increased across Asia. These disasters lead to substantial loss of life, livelihoods and community assets, which not only threatens the pace of socio-economic development, but also undo hard-earned gains. Extreme events and disasters such as ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : Abstract The Asian Highlands, the vast mountainous area from Pakistan to China including the Hindu‐Kush Himalaya and Tibetan Plateau, have considerable global importance; they are the source of most of the major rivers of Asia, which sustain billions of downstream dwellers, are part of four Global Biodiversity Hotspots, and ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 51
  • ISBN : 9780128191989
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Summary : Read online Pacific Island Biodiversity Ecosystems and Climate Change Adaptation written by , published by which was released on 2011. Download full Pacific Island Biodiversity Ecosystems and Climate Change Adaptation Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....