Business & Economics Books:

Sensemaking in Commercial Fishing

What Happens at Sea and How It Impacts What Reaches Your Plate

Format

Paperback

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Sensemaking in Commercial Fishing by Jason Good
$44.99
Releases

Pre-order to reserve stock from our first shipment. Your credit card will not be charged until your order is ready to ship.

Available for pre-order now
Pre-order Price Guarantee

If you pre-order an item and the price drops before the release date, you’ll pay the lowest price. This happens automatically when you pre-order and pay by credit card or pickup.

If paying by PayPal or internet banking, and the price drops after you have paid, you can ask for the difference to be refunded. Find out more

If Mighty Ape's price changes before release, you'll pay the lowest price.

Availability

This product will be released on

Delivering to:

It should arrive:

  • 2 October using standard courier delivery

Description

Sustainable commercial fishing, species protection and bycatch are contentious topics. How can we trust that the fish on our plate has come from a sustainable source, and are the practices and regulations that we think are helping actually having the desired outcomes in ensuring healthy fish stocks? This book presents a framework for understanding frontline organizing processes in commercial fisheries. It enables industry managers, regulators, and society more broadly to better understand, influence, and respond to sustainability issues in commercial fishing. The book is important to researchers and practitioners active in the fishing industry, and natural resource managers and regulators interested in understanding and improving the ecological and economic sustainability of their management systems. It is also relevant to organizational scholars interested in organizing, sensemaking, sociomateriality, natural resources, and sustainability. The book uses the real-life case of an Alaskan commercial fishing fleet to explore how the commercial fishing industry organizes with natural systems in order to extract material resources from them. Only after understanding these processes can we better see how to manage and regulate them to foster greater ecological and economic sustainability. Such an understanding requires exploring how regulations, natural systems, human organizing processes, and market forces interrelate to produce the fish that make their way to consumers' plates. This interrelationship is examined through the lens of one of the most important sustainability issues in commercial fisheries today - bycatch.

Author Biography

<
Release date NZ
September 30th, 2018
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Greenleaf Publishing
ISBN-13
9781783537457
Product ID
27875070

Customer previews

Nobody has previewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Preview

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
  • Seen a lower price for this product elsewhere? We'll do our best to beat it. Request a better price
Filed under...

Buy this and earn 258 Banana Points