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Thompson, Michael

Clumsy Solutions for a Complex World

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Table of contents

1. The Case for Clumsiness
Marco Verweij, Mary Douglas, Richard Ellis, Christoph Engel, Frank Hendriks, Susanne Lohmann, Steven Ney, Steve Rayner, Michael Thompson

Part I. Elegant Failures

2. Is the Kyoto Protocol Merely Irrelevant, or Positively Harmful, for the Efforts to Curb Climate Change?
Marco Verweij

3. Hype and Hydro (and, at Last, Some Hope) in the Himalaya
Dipak Gyawali

4. Segregation through Anti-Discrimination: How the Netherlands Got Divided Again
Mark Bovens, Margo Trappenburg

5. What Russia Can Learn from China in its Transition to a Market Economy
Michael D. Intriligator, Janine R. Wedel, Catherine H. Lee

6. The Failure of Seat Belts Legislation
John Adams

Part II. Clumsy Solutions

7. Gunfight at the Consequentialist Corral: The Deadlock in the United States over Firearms Control, and How to Break it
Dan M. Kahan, Donald Braman, John Gastil

8. Floods and Fairness in Hungary
Joanne Linnerooth-Bayer, Anna Vári, Michael Thompson

9. Inclusive by Design: The Curious Case Of the Internet
Tommy Tranvik, Michael Thompson

10. You Never Miss the Water till the Well Runs Dry: Crisis and Creativity in California
Denise Lach, Helen Ingram, Steve Rayner

11. Clumsy Conclusions: How to Do Policy and Research in a Complex World
Marco Verweij, Michael Thompson, Christoph Engel

Keywords: Political Science and International Relations, Political Science, Political Theory, Political Philosophy, Environmental Geography, Public Policy, Social Theory

Editor
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2006
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Global Issues Series
Page amount
268 pages
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780230624887
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-28058-2

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