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Governing the Commons: The Evolution of Institutions for Collective Action

Governing the Commons

The Evolution of Institutions for Collective Action

Cambridge University Press (2015)
US$16.00

Tackles one of the most enduring and contentious issues of positive political economy: common pool...

Understanding Institutional Diversity
Princeton University Press (2009)
US$36.35

The analysis of how institutions are formed, how they operate and change, and how they influence...

Local Commons and Global Interdependence
SAGE Publications (1994)
US$50.00

This volume offers a synthesis of what is known about very large and very small common-pool...

Understanding Knowledge as a Commons: From Theory to Practice
The MIT Press (2011)
US$24.99

Looking at knowledge as a shared resource: experts discuss how to define, protect, and build the...

Seeing the Forest and the Trees: Human-Environment Interactions in Forest Ecosystems

Seeing the Forest and the Trees

Human-Environment Interactions in Forest Ecosystems

The MIT Press (2005)
US$36.99

Throughout much of human history, changes to forest ecosystems have come about through natural...

The Global Commons: An Introduction
Island Press (2012)
US$29.99

Vast areas of valuable resources unfettered by legal rights have, for centuries, been the central...

Improving Irrigation in Asia: Sustainable Performance of an Innovative Intervention in Nepal

Improving Irrigation in Asia

Sustainable Performance of an Innovative Intervention in Nepal

Elinor Ostrom, Wai-Fung Lam and 1 more...
Edward Elgar Publishing (2011)
US$40.00

Improving Irrigation in Asia is based on a longitudinal study over two decades on innovative...

Working Together: Collective Action, the Commons, and Multiple Methods in Practice

Working Together

Collective Action, the Commons, and Multiple Methods in Practice

Princeton University Press (2010)
US$40.95

Advances in the social sciences have emerged through a variety of research methods: field-based...

The Commons in the New Millennium: Challenges and Adaptation

The Commons in the New Millennium

Challenges and Adaptation

Nives Dolšak, Elinor Ostrom and 1 more...
The MIT Press (2003)
US$39.99

Globalization, population growth, and resource depletion are drawing increased attention to the...

People and Forests: Communities, Institutions, and Governance

People and Forests

Communities, Institutions, and Governance

The MIT Press (2000)
US$34.99

Unplanned deforestation, which is occurring at unsustainable rates in many parts of the world, can...