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Overcoming the tragedy of super wicked problems: constraining our future selves to ameliorate global climate change

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  • Kelly Levin

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  • Benjamin Cashore

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  • Steven Bernstein

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  • Graeme Auld

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  • Kelly Levin & Benjamin Cashore & Steven Bernstein & Graeme Auld, 2012. "Overcoming the tragedy of super wicked problems: constraining our future selves to ameliorate global climate change," Policy Sciences, Springer;Society of Policy Sciences, vol. 45(2), pages 123-152, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:policy:v:45:y:2012:i:2:p:123-152
    DOI: 10.1007/s11077-012-9151-0
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