The Natural Environment as Field-Level Actor: The Environment and the Pulp and Paper Industry in Maine
AbstractThis article conducts a field-level analysis of institutional change in the pulp and paper industry in the state of Maine over the past 30 years. Furthermore, it considers the natural environment as a field-level actor, which can focus and redirect attention and resources, serve as a constraint on previously acceptable behavior, and act as a catalyst for institutional change.
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Volume (Year): 44 (2010)
Issue (Month): 3 (September)
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environment; institutional economics; pollution; pulp and paper;
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