The future of sustainability science: a solutions-oriented research agenda

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Over the last decade, sustainability science has been at the leading edge of
widespread efforts from the social and natural sciences to produce use-inspired research.
Yet, how knowledge generated by sustainability science and allied fields will contribute to
transitions toward sustainability remains a critical theoretical and empirical question for
basic and applied research. This article explores the limitations of sustainability science
research to move the field beyond the analysis of problems in coupled systems to …


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  • Arizona State University
  • University of Toronto
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  • Social Sciences Interdisciplinary
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)239
Number of pages7
JournalSustainability Science
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Apr 1
Publication categoryResearch

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