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The Resource Ignorance and surprise : science, society, and ecological design, Matthias Gross

Ignorance and surprise : science, society, and ecological design, Matthias Gross

Label
Ignorance and surprise : science, society, and ecological design
Title
Ignorance and surprise
Title remainder
science, society, and ecological design
Statement of responsibility
Matthias Gross
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this work, Matthias Gross examines the relationship between ignorance and surprise, proposing a conceptual framework for handling the unexpected and offering case studies of ecological design that demonstrate the advantages of allowing for surprises and including ignorance in the design and negotiation processes
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gross, Matthias
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH541.15.R45
LC item number
G75 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Inside technology
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  • Restoration ecology
  • Human ecology
  • Science
  • Knowledge, Sociology of
Label
Ignorance and surprise : science, society, and ecological design, Matthias Gross
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-228) and index
Contents
Introduction : brave the unknown -- Experiments and surprises: classical and contemporary perspectives -- Knowledge production and the recurrence of ignorance -- Ecological restoration and experimental learning -- Postindustrial landscapes as laboratories of change -- Welcome surprises and new edifices of knowledge
Control code
438053572
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 240 p.
Isbn
9780262013482
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009037131
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)438053572
Label
Ignorance and surprise : science, society, and ecological design, Matthias Gross
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-228) and index
Contents
Introduction : brave the unknown -- Experiments and surprises: classical and contemporary perspectives -- Knowledge production and the recurrence of ignorance -- Ecological restoration and experimental learning -- Postindustrial landscapes as laboratories of change -- Welcome surprises and new edifices of knowledge
Control code
438053572
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 240 p.
Isbn
9780262013482
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009037131
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)438053572

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