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What do we do about inequality?: WPC Book 1 (The Wicked Problems Collaborative)

What do we do about inequality WPC Book The Wicked Problems Collaborative Wicked problems are the massive intractable issues which tend to defy solutions or even progress They re interconnected and systemic so attempts to affect change often ripple through in unexpected

  • Title: What do we do about inequality?: WPC Book 1 (The Wicked Problems Collaborative)
  • Author: Chris Oestereich Dylan Matthews Sean McElwee Michel Bauwens Alex Cobham Daniel Altman Chris MacDonald Kevin Carson
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 493
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Wicked problems are the massive, intractable issues which tend to defy solutions, or even progress They re interconnected and systemic, so attempts to affect change often ripple through in unexpected ways Things like war, epidemics, and climate change are just a few of the things which the Wicked Problems Collaborative will take on Our first book What do we do about inWicked problems are the massive, intractable issues which tend to defy solutions, or even progress They re interconnected and systemic, so attempts to affect change often ripple through in unexpected ways Things like war, epidemics, and climate change are just a few of the things which the Wicked Problems Collaborative will take on Our first book What do we do about inequality looks at rampant and growing disparities in various forms and looks to help the reader understand these problem from new perspectives, while also offering ideas towards creating outcomes that are just than those that are currently endured The full Table of Contents with contributor names is listed below WPC Book 1 What do we do about inequality ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS DEDICATION OPENING VOLLEYS CONTENTS FIGURES WPC CONTRIBUTORS ON TWITTER EDITOR S NOTE THE BLIND MEN AND THE ELEPHANT5 PREFACE INTRODUCTION WHAT DO WE DO ABOUT INEQUALITY 1 TO ADDRESS INEQUALITY, THINK GLOBAL Dylan Matthews 2 THE IDEOLOGICAL STRAITJACKET Sean McElwee 3 WHAT DOES EQUIPOTENTIALITY BRING TO THE TABLE IN TERMS OF EQUALITY Michel Bauwens 4 INEQUALITY, UNCOUNTED Alex Cobham 5 THE INEFFICIENCY OF INEQUALITY Daniel Altman 6 IS CAPITALISM UNFAIR Chris MacDonald 7 THE PROBLEM OF INEQUALITY Kevin Carson 8 TOWARDS RENOUNCING PERSONAL PRIVATIZATION Nicholas Archer 9 THE INEQUALITY OF WILDNESS AND THE NECESSITY OF WILDNESS FOR EQUALITY Megan Hollingsworth 10 THE STICKINESS O

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    About "Chris Oestereich Dylan Matthews Sean McElwee Michel Bauwens Alex Cobham Daniel Altman Chris MacDonald Kevin Carson"

    1. Chris Oestereich Dylan Matthews Sean McElwee Michel Bauwens Alex Cobham Daniel Altman Chris MacDonald Kevin Carson

      Chris Oestereich is the founder and editor of the Wicked Problems Collaborative, a loose affiliation of thinkers and doers that are tackling some of humanity s biggest issues He tends to focus on social and environmental issues from a systems thinking perspective and works to integrate these concerns in his writing and teaching, as well as through the zero waste circular economy work that he does Chris is a contributor to a variety publications, and he tends to write about the issues and opportunities central to nudging humanity towards a sustainable future Chris holds an MBA from Washington University in St Louis, and a Masters in Environmental Management from Harvard University Chris lives with his family in Bangkok, Thailand where he s the Director of Publications for Thammasat University s School of Global Studies.

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    1. The authors in this book approach the problem s of inequality in many different ways One of the strengths of the work is the plurality of voices This allows you to see the issue from multiple angles and experiences If you don t already, the voices here are important to follow across social media, especially twitter One weakness is that some of the writing is already available in other places Tressie Cottom s essay about the lived experience of being poor and making the wrong choices as perceived [...]


    2. This is a win review This book is about inequality in the world It is way tot technical for me and the print is so small I cannot read it.




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