Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



Published: 17 November 2011

296 Pages | 24 line-cuts and 32 half-tones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199842964

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (06)

Empowerment on an Unstable Planet

From Seeds of Human Energy to a Scale of Global Change

Daniel C. Taylor, Carl E. Taylor, and Jesse O. Taylor

  • Advances a theory of social change based on human energy rather than economics
  • Explores how development and conservation are related to complexity theory and the concepts of emergence
  • Frames a process in which change efforts can be taken to scale, both in scope of action and in rising sophistication

Also of Interest