moving toward a working definition of adaptive capacity

  title={moving toward a working definition of adaptive capacity},
  author={G. Yohe},
  • G. Yohe
  • Published 2002
  • Sociology, Engineering
  • This paper offers a practically motivated method for evaluating systems’ abilities to handle external stress. The method is designed to assess the potential contributions of various adaptation options to improving systems’ coping capacities by focusing attention directly on the underlying determinants of adaptive capacity. The method should be sufficiently flexible to accommodate diverse applications whose contexts are location specific and path dependent without imposing the straightjacket… CONTINUE READING
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