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Resilience and the golden goose-icide

Don’t over-exploit limited and slow-growing natural resources. Or There Will Be Trouble… (our fairy tales used to tell us this). Here’s a quote from William Gibson’s speculative fiction novel “All Tomorrow’s Parties.” In the passage below the existence of State-sanctioned … Continue reading

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The Death of Cod

Am reading a bunch of stuff on resilience (and writing a bit too). A new friend (I hope) lent me her copy of “Linking Social and Ecological Systems: Management Practices and Social Mechanisms for Building Resilience.” This quote below is … Continue reading

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