Instructional Resources

Social-Ecological Systems

Reading Materials

Ecology and Society 19(2) (2014). Special issue edited by P. Bots, M. Schlüter, and J. Sendzimir, “A Framework for Analyzing, Comparing, and Diagnosing Social-Ecological Systems.”

Epstein, G., J. Vogt, S. Mincey, M. Cox, and B. Fischer. 2013. “Missing Ecology: Integrating Ecological Perspectives with the Social-Ecological System Framework.” International Journal of the Commons 7(2):432–53.

Janssen, M., F. Bousquet, and E. Ostrom. 2011. “A Multimethod Approach to Study the Governance of Social-Ecological Systems.” Natures Sciences Sociétés (June):4–16.

McGinnis, M.D. and E. Ostrom. 2014. "Social-Ecological System Framework: Initial Changes and Continuing Challenges."Ecology and Society19(2).