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Discussing New Commons at the IASC Conference
By sdohrn, published at 15 July 2008 - 3:09pm, last updated 4 years 44 weeks ago.
The IASC Conference started yesterday with a series of pre-conference workshops. One of them was on New Commons organized by Charlotte Hess. She was presenting an overview of academic work on 'new' commons - new in contrast to the traditional commons such as forests and rangelands, but also new because some resources are new of have never been looked at through a commons lense. The aim was to start a debate about defining 'commons'.
We tried to tease out some characteristics of commons:
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