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Resource and Environmental Management

2nd Edition

By Bruce Mitchell


392 pages

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This book does an exceptional job in giving an understanding of change, complexity, uncertainty and conflict as well as their linkages, including awareness of strategies, methods and techniques to handle them relative to resource and environmental management. The text enhances the reader's capacity to conduct practice and conduct research in resource and environmental management.

Table of Contents


1. Change, complexity, uncertainty and conflict

2. Turbulence and planning

3. Looking to the future

4. Sustainability

5. Ecosystem approach

6. Learning organizations and adaptive management

7. Assessing alternatives

8. Partnerships and stakeholders

9. Local knowledge systems

10. Gender and development

11. Alternative dispute resolution

12. Implementation

13. Monitoring and assessment

14. Managing for environmental justice

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geography
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Geography
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Construction / General