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Mostert, E. (author)
One of the central tenets of adaptive management is polycentric governance. Yet, despite the popularity of the concept, few detailed case studies of polycentric governance systems exist. In this paper, we aim to partly fill this gap. We describe water management between the years 1000 and 1953 on the Dutch island of IJsselmonde in the...
journal article 2012
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Huitema, D. (author), Mostert, E. (author), Egas, W. (author), Moellenkamp, S. (author), Pahl-Wostl, C. (author), Yalcin, R. (author)
This article assesses the institutional prescriptions of adaptive (co-)management based on a literature review of the (water) governance literature. The adaptive (co-)management literature contains four institutional prescriptions: collaboration in a polycentric governance system, public participation, an experimental approach to resource...
journal article 2009
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Raadgever, G.T. (author), Mostert, E. (author), Kranz, N. (author), Interwies, E. (author), Timmerman, J.G. (author)
River basin management is faced with complex problems that are characterized by uncertainty and change. In transboundary river basins, historical, legal, and cultural differences add to the complexity. The literature on adaptive management gives several suggestions for handling this complexity. It recognizes the importance of management regimes...
journal article 2008
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Pahl-Wostl, C. (author), Mostert, E. (author), Tabara, D. (author)
Guest Editorial, part of a Special Feature on Social Learning in Water Resources Management.
journal article 2008
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Pahl-Wostl, C. (author), Craps, M. (author), Dewulf, A. (author), Mostert, E. (author), Tabara, D. (author), Taillieu, T. (author)
Natural resources management in general, and water resources management in particular, are currently undergoing a major paradigm shift. Management practices have largely been developed and implemented by experts using technical means based on designing systems that can be predicted and controlled. In recent years, stakeholder involvement has...
journal article 2007
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