18 / SUSTAINABILITY FOR THE 21st CENTURY: RETHINKING PARADIGM SHIFTS IN GOVERNANCE, CULTURE AND BUSINESS


27 September – 1 October 2010   print this page

Course directors:

Atle Midttun, Norwegian School of Management, Norway
Alberto Martinenlli, University of Milan, Italy


Course description:

Secretariat for the organizers: Elin Staurem, Norwegian School of Management <elin.staurem@bi.no>

The Course will have a threefold objective:

1) to revise the agenda of sustainability in the context of the current aggregatecrisis (climate shift, economic instability, deepening North-South divide, thespectre of cultural retribalisation etc.)

2) to pose new models of governance, business and cultural practices to meet the current challenges.

3) to explore the ways to improve the dialogue between the natural, humanist and social sciences with regard to the above.


Course lecturers:

Paddy Coulter, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Tom Burns, Uppsala University, Sweden


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