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  • [2014]  The Conceptual Structure of Social Disputes: Cognitive-Affective Maps as a Tool for Conflict Analysis and Resolution. SAGE Open, January, 2014, pp. 1-20 (Homer-Dixon, Thomas / Milkoreit, Manjana / Mock, Steven J. / Schröder, Tobias / Thagard, Paul)
  • [2008]  The Upside of Down: Catastrophe, Creativity and the Renewal of Civilization. Island Press. 2008 [summary]
  • [2008]  Blocking the Sky to Save the Earth. The New York Times, 20 September 2008 (Homer-Dixon, Thomas / Keith, David)
  • [2007]  The Upside of Down: catastrophe, creativity and the renewal of civilization. Knopf, 2007
  • [2006]  The Upside of Down: Catastrophe, Creativity, and the Renewal of Civilization. Knopf. 2006 [summary]
  • [2002]  The Ingenuity Gap: facing the economic, environmental, and other challenges of an increasingly complex and unpredictable future. Vintage, 2002
  • [2001]  The Ingenuity Gap. Knopf, 2001 [summary]
  • [2000]  The Ingenuity Gap. Knopf. 2000 [summary]

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