Resilience: Why Things Bounce Back

Resilience: Why Things Bounce Back

Andrew Zolli

find a robust new lens for viewing the area with interesting implications for our businesses, economies, societies, and planet as a whole.

What reasons one process to collapse and one other to rebound? Are we basically topic to the whim of forces past our keep an eye on? Or, within the face of continuous disruption, do we construct greater surprise absorbers—for ourselves, our groups, our economies, and for the planet as a whole?

Reporting firsthand from the coral reefs of Palau to the again streets of Palestine, Andrew Zolli and Ann Marie Healy relate step forward clinical discoveries, pioneering social and ecological ideas, and critical new methods to developing a extra resilient international. Zolli and Healy convey how this new thought of resilience is a robust lens in which we will check significant matters afresh: from enterprise making plans to social develop­ment, from city making plans to nationwide power security—circumstances that impact us all.

Provocative, positive, and eye-opening, Resilience sheds mild on why a few structures, humans, and groups collapse within the face of disruption and, eventually, how they could discover ways to get better.

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