Communities, Resilience and Transformation
Coastal communities depend on the marine environment for their livelihoods, but the common property nature of marine resources poses major challenges for the governance of such resources. This volume examines, through detailed cases and analysis of broader global trends, how coastal communities are...
To Be Published May 15th 2016 by Routledge
Interdisciplinary Approaches to Coastal and Marine Resource Management
Issues of sustainability and increased competition over coastal resources are changing practices of resource management. Societal concerns about environmental degradation and loss of coastal resources have steadily increased, while other issues like food security, biodiversity, and climate change,...
Published January 22nd 2015 by Routledge
Sacred Ecology examines bodies of knowledge held by indigenous and other rural peoples around the world, and asks how we can learn from this knowledge and ways of knowing. Berkes explores the importance of local and indigenous knowledge as a complement to scientific ecology, and its cultural and...
Published March 19th 2012 by Routledge