Transitions : Taking complexity seriously

  title={Transitions : Taking complexity seriously},
  author={Karolina Safarzyńska},
The aim of this paper is to make the case for a systematic engagement of transition studies with complexity theory and research. We argue that transition research is important for the understanding and development of possible sustainable future pathways. However, there are several controversies in transition research, including, the role of agency in transitions; the relationships between levels (niche, regime and landscapes); the origin of transitions; the identification of a transition… CONTINUE READING


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