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Local Commons and Global Interdependence

Robert O Keohane, Elinor Ostrom - Social Science - 1994 - 272 pages
This volume offers a synthesis of what is known about very large and very small common-pool resources. Individuals using commons at the global or local level may find ...
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Understanding Institutional Diversity

Elinor Ostrom - Political Science - 2009 - 376 pages
The analysis of how institutions are formed, how they operate and change, and how they influence behavior in society has become a major subject of inquiry in politics ...
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People and Forests: Communities, Institutions, and Governance

Clark C. Gibson, Margaret A. McKean, Elinor Ostrom - Nature - 2000 - 274 pages
People and Forests explores the complex interactions between local communities and their forests, focusing on the rules by which communities govern and manage their forest ...
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Patterns of metropolitan policing

Elinor Ostrom, Roger B. Parks, Gordon P. Whitaker - Political Science - 1978 - 343 pages
A broad overview of the organization of police services in small-sized to medium-sized metropolitan areas in the united states is presented within the framework of an industry ...
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Policing Metropolitan America

Elinor Ostrom, Roger B. Parks, Gordon P. Whitaker - Police - 1977 - 49 pages
Based on study of police services in 80 metropolitan areas.
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Strategies of political inquiry

Elinor Ostrom - Political Science - 1982 - 224 pages
The essays in this volume, written by leading political scientists, express discontent with the prevailing basis of political studies. They find that the acceptance of a ...
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Working Together: Collective Action, the Commons, and Multiple Methods in ...

Amy R. Poteete, Marco Janssen, Elinor Ostrom - Social Science - 2010 - 346 pages
Advances in the social sciences have emerged through a variety of research methods: field-based research, laboratory and field experiments, and agent-based models. However ...
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