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Framing resilience: social uncertainty in designing urban climate resilience

Wardekker, J.A.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2016
  • Country: Netherlands
Abstract
Building urban resilience to climate change and other challenges will be essential for maintaining thriving cities into the future. Resilience has become very popular in both research on and practice of climate adaptation. However, people have different interpretations of what it means: what resilience-building contributes to, what the problems, causes and solutions are, and what trade-offs, side-effects and other normative choices are acceptable. These different ways of ‘framing’ climate resilience are hidden in the positive, but sometimes fairly vague, language used to promote it. Based on the current urban resilience literature, I will describe divergent ways...
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