Food Waste Reduction—Harnessing Interdisciplinary Science to Get to Real-World Solutions with Dr. Quentin Read
A SESYNC Audio Interview
Building the Basics Part 3: "Choosing a Modeling Approach"
In the final video of this three part series, Dr. Margaret Palmer explains how to choose the right modeling approach, including when and why different modeling approaches are applied to socio-environmental systems.
Building the Basics Part 2: "Defining the Problem and Spanning Boundaries"
In the second video of this three-part series, Dr. Margaret Palmer discuses the vexing problems associated with socio-environmental systems and how diverse modeling teams can span boundaries to understand and explore solutions to these problems.
Building the Basics Part 1: "Socio-Environmental Systems as Complex Adaptive Systems"
In the first video of this three-part series, Dr. Margaret Palmer introduces the fundamental characteristics of socio-environmental systems as complex adaptive systems. This video lays the groundwork for understanding the essential features of non-linear dynamical systems that must be captured in models.
Article: Perspectives in Political Ecology
This brief explainer article provides an overview of the basic concepts of political ecology: