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Metatheoretical perspectives on sustainability journeys: Evolutionary, relational and durational

  • Garud, Raghu
  • Gehman, Joel
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    Journeys to a sustainable future have become important to industry, government and research. In this paper, we examine evolutionary, relational and durational perspectives on sustainability journeys. Each perspective emphasizes different facets of sustainability – shifts in selection environments, reconfigurations of emergent networks, and intertemporal comparisons and contrasts. Drawing on our analysis, we discuss implications for sustainability policy, strategy and research.

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    Volume (Year): 41 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 6 ()
    Pages: 980-995

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