Collection contains files of Bren School faculty member Oran Young relating to his work in the areas of Arctic studies, institutional
and international environmental governance.
From the Oran Young page at Bren School website: http://www.bren.ucsb.edu/people/faculty/oran_young.htm: "Oran Young is a renowned Arctic expert and a world leader in the fields of international governance and environmental institutions.
His scientific work encompasses both basic research focusing on collective choice and social institutions, and applied research
dealing with issues pertaining to international environmental governance and the Arctic as an international region. Professor
Young served for six years as vice-president of the International Arctic Science Committee and was the founding chair of the
Committee on the Human Dimensions of Global Change within the National Academy of Sciences in the United States. He currently
chairs the Scientific Committee of the International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change and the Steering
Committee of the Arctic Governance Project. Among the more than 20 books he has authored are The Institutional Dimensions
of Environmental Change and Governance in World Affairs."
26.5 linear feet
(21 cartons and 1 flat oversize box)
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