Extensions of "The Tragedy of the Commons"

  title={Extensions of "The Tragedy of the Commons"},
  author={Garrett James Hardin},
  pages={682 - 683}
  • G. Hardin
  • Published 1 May 1998
  • Political Science
  • Science
Garrett Hardin is professor emeritus of human ecology at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is the author of a dozen books based on many short papers, the best known of which are “[The Tragedy of the Commons][1]” and “Living on a Lifeboat.” ![Figure][2] I t is easy to call for interdisciplinary syntheses, but will anyone respond? Scientists know how to train the young in narrowly focused work; but how do you teach people to stitch together established specialties that perhaps… 
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