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Social Networks, Brokers, and Climate Change Adaptation: a Bangladeshi Case
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Government.
2013 (English)In: Journal of International Development, ISSN 0954-1748, E-ISSN 1099-1328, Vol. 25, no 5, 599-608 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

Social Network Theory is suggested as a theoretical frame within the context of adaptation to climate change. Two elements of the theory that prove useful are that network brokers bridge networks and diffuse novel information that helps lead to group innovation. Novel information is needed for adaptation to climate change. Network data from a Bangladeshi community exemplify how a rural network functions during non-climate variable and climate variable times; which actors comprise the network and that brokers inside and outside the network diffuse information for possible adaptation.

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2013. Vol. 25, no 5, 599-608 p.
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social networks, adaptation, climate change, Bangladesh
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URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-204267DOI: 10.1002/jid.2857ISI: 000320783700001OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-204267DiVA: diva2:638406
Available from: 2013-07-30 Created: 2013-07-29 Last updated: 2017-12-06Bibliographically approved

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