Foundations of transdisciplinarity

  title={Foundations of transdisciplinarity},
  author={Manfred A. Max-Neef},
  journal={Ecological Economics},
If we go through a list of some of the main problematiques 1 that are defining the new Century, such as water, forced migrations, poverty, environmental crises, violence, terrorism, neo-imperialism, destruction of social fabric, we must conclude that none of them can be adequately tackled from the sphere of specific individual disciplines. They clearly represent transdisciplinary challenges. This should not represent a problem as long as the formation received by those who go through… Expand
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