volume 19, issue 1, P13-23 2015
DOI: 10.1108/mbe-11-2014-0040
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Rick Edgeman

Abstract: Purpose – This paper aims to address wicked sustainability issues lurking behind sensational headlines: “Humanity faces significant and unprecedented challenges on grand, global scales”. Such headlines refer to the span of such challenges as well as their complex roots and consequences. In a cosmic version of the “chicken or the egg” issue, causes and consequences of these grand global challenges are often difficult to distinguish from one another, although distinction is critic…

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