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Synchronizing Histories of Exposure and Demography: The Construction of an Agent-Based Model of the Ecuadorian Amazon Colonization and Exposure to Oil Pollution Hazards

Noudéhouénou Lionel Jaderne Houssou, Juan Durango Cordero, Audren Bouadjio-Boulic, Lucie Morin, Nicolas Maestripieri, Sylvain Ferrant, Mahamadou Belem, Jose Ignacio Pelaez Sanchez, Melio Saenz, Emilie Lerigoleur, Arnaud Elger, Benoit Gaudou (+2 others)
2019 Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation  
The PASHAMAMA Model seeks to simulate these dynamics on both environment and population by examining exposure and demography over time thanks to a retro-prospective and spatially explicit agent-based approach  ...  Since the s, the northern part of the Amazonian region of Ecuador has been colonized with the support of intensive oil extraction that has opened up roads and supported the settlement of people from Outside  ...  The team received logistical support from the IRD, and we thank William Chapotat for his work and Dr. Olivier Dangles for their support.  ... 
doi:10.18564/jasss.3957 fatcat:adzbqubgevajvg33phnrk27jf4

Political ecology and policy: a case study in engagement [chapter]

2015 The Routledge Handbook of Political Ecology  
While there are numerous edited volumes, textbooks, and monographs under the heading "political ecology" these have tended to be either collections of empirically based (mostly case study) research on  ...  Located at the intersection of geography, anthropology, sociology, and environmental history, political ecology is one of the most vibrant and conceptually diverse fields of inquiry into nature-society  ...  Acknowledgement Acknowledgements The author would like to thank the editors of this volume, Luke Bergmann, the Simpson  ... 
doi:10.4324/9781315759289-25 fatcat:2hua5i2sjvbnljg2kclngivhay

Gestão costeira e adaptação às mudanças climáticas: o caso da Região Metropolitana do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

Claudio A. G. Egler, Paulo P. Gusmão
2014 Revista de Gestão Costeira Integrada  
Anderson comes from an agroecosystems background and is now developing an action-research portfolio on climate adaptation planning, equity, and effectiveness-looking particularly at the interface of endogenous  ...  Arun Agrawal teaches environmental politics in the School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Michigan.  ...  In our defi nition, vulnerability depends on the characteristics of the risks, exposure and sensitivity to the risks, expected impacts and losses, and risk management capacity. 2.  ... 
doi:10.5894/rgci370 fatcat:6chy4zujazfwdkoepzfw4tu6fu