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resource dilemma

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

A type of social dilemma in which players harvest resources (usually tokens representing money) from a common resource pool of known size, and after each trial the pool is replenished at a...

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resource dilemma

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

A type of social dilemma in which players harvest resources (usually tokens representing money) from a common resource pool of known size, and after each trial the pool is replenished at a...

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resource dilemma n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 130 words.

A type of social dilemma in which players harvest resources (usually tokens representing money) from a common resource pool of

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resource dilemma n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 130 words.

A type of *social dilemma in which players harvest resources (usually tokens representing money) from a common resource pool

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AIDS-Associated Cryptococcus neoformans and Penicillium marneffei Coinfection: A Therapeutic Dilemma in Resource-Limited Settings

Thuy Le, Tran Thi Hong Chau, Ngo Thi Kim Cuc, Pham Si Lam, Tran Phu Manh Sieu, Cecilia M. Shikuma and Jeremy N. Day.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

November 2010; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 2152 words.

AIDS-associated Cryptococcus neoformans and Penicillium marneffei coinfection has not been adequately studied and poses unique therapeutic challenges in resource-limited settings....

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Should Countries Invest Resource Revenues Abroad When Demands for Public Infrastructure Are Pressing at Home? The Dilemma of Sovereign Wealth Funds in Sub-Saharan Africa

Joe Amoako-Tuffour.

in Journal of African Economies

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook; International Finance; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; Economic Development; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation. 8447 words.

Setting aside some resource revenues for future generations is not controversial. So is the need to set aside some of the revenues as fiscal buffers against the risk of uncertain revenue...

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commons dilemma n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 279 words.

A type of resource dilemma interpreted as a problem of overgrazing on a common pasture, illustrated by the following simple

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commons dilemma n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 279 words.

A type of *resource dilemma interpreted as a problem of overgrazing on a common pasture, illustrated by the following

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game

Overview page. Subjects: Mathematics — Psychology.

1 An interactive decision modelled in game theory. Also called a strategic game or a game of strategy. See Chicken game, Dollar Auction game, Newcomb's problem, N-person...

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social dilemma

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

An interactive decision in which individual interests are at odds with collective interests, the pursuit of individual self-interest by every decision maker leaving everyone worse off than...

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Conflicts of culture and accountability: managing ethical dilemmas and problems in community practice

Banks Sarah.

in Managing community practice

March 2003; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. 7645 words.

All managers face difficult choices — relating, for example, to conflicts of interest between various stakeholders; political imperatives; resource allocation or staff management decisions....

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Producer–Scrounger Models and Aspects of Natural Resource Use

Zoltán Barta.

in Investors and Exploiters in Ecology and Economics

May 2017; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Economic Thought. 6745 words.

Humans are using natural resources at unprecedented rates, a situation that could lead to various global catastrophes. To mitigate eventual consequences, the processes involved must be...

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Organizational Fields and Social Movement Dynamics

Mario Diani.

in The Future of Social Movement Research

July 2013; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Movements and Social Change. 9381 words.

This chapter looks at collective action processes within organizational fields, and introduces a typology of ‘modes of coordination’ based on the variable responses to basic dilemmas of...

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Resource allocation

in Medical Law

February 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 1620 words.

There is an infinite amount of suffering in the world and there is a distinctly finite amount of resources to deal with it. How do we decide who gets what? ‘Resource allocation’ considers...

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Musical Flourishing: Community Music Therapy, Controversy, and the Cultivation of Wellbeing

Gary Ansdell and Tia DeNora.

in Music, Health, and Wellbeing

February 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis. 9515 words.

This chapter reflects on the growing recognition of music's potential as a resource in health and social care. It suggests how a growing interdisciplinary understanding of health and...

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Forensic Mental Health

Edited by Annie Bartlett and Gill McGauley.

October 2009; p ublished online July 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Psychiatry; Forensic Psychiatry; Psychotherapy; Medical Ethics. 450 pages.

This resource presents a penetrating and thought provoking analysis of the forensic mental health system - how it operates, the people involved, the problems inherent in such a system, and...

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Postpsychiatry

Patrick Bracken and Philip Thomas.

December 2005; p ublished online March 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Psychiatry. 316 pages.

This resource involves an attempt to rethink some of the fundamental assumptions of mental health work, showing how recent developments in philosophy and ethics can help to clarify some of...

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Co‐Ordination and Leadership in the Unregulated Common Property: Some Lessons from Game Theory

Jean‐Marie Baland and Jean‐Philippe Platteau.

in Halting Degradation of Natural Resources

March 2000; p ublished online January 2005 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 18434 words.

This chapter analyses the contribution of game theory in understanding the problems of unregulated common property. It argues that the problems of resource exploitation may or may not be...

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What’s Special About Land?

Ben McFarlane, Nicholas Hopkins and Sarah Nield.

in Land Law

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Land Law. 14156 words.

All books in this flagship series contain carefully selected substantial extracts from key cases, legislation, and academic debate, providing able students with a stand-alone resource.This...

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What’s special about land?

Ben McFarlane, Nicholas Hopkins and Sarah Nield.

in Land Law

July 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Land Law. 15527 words.

All books in this flagship series contain carefully selected substantial extracts from key cases, legislation, and academic debate, providing able students with a stand-alone resource. This...

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Strategic Human Capital

Rhett Brymer, Janice Molloy and Clint Chadwick.

in Management

P ublished online August 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management. 10340 words.

Strategic human capital (SHC) scholarship explains relationships between human capital and individual outcomes relevant to firms’ value capture (such as mobility and income) or firm...

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