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Title: Rethinking sustainability of small towns : towards a socio-technical approach
Authors: Pelser, A
Van der Merwe, A
Kotze, P
Keywords: Socio-technical approaches
STA
Small towns
Small town sustainability
Issue Date: Oct-2012
Publisher: Nova Science Publishers
Citation: Pelser, A, Van der Merwe, A and Kotze, P. Rethinking sustainability of small towns : towards a socio-technical approach. Small Town Geographies in Africa: experiences from South Africa and elsewhere. Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge, New York, USA.
Series/Report no.: Workflow;9683
Abstract: This chapter suggests that a socio-technical approach (STA) can support decision-making, enhance economic diversity and foster sustainable economic development within small, single-resource towns. The concept socio-technical describes a multidisciplinary and interactive collaboration between the social science and information technology.
Description: Copyright: 2012 Nova Science Publishers
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10204/6321
ISBN: 978-1-62100-001-3
Appears in Collections:Resource-based sustainable development
Human factors
Enterprise engineering
Planning support systems
General science, engineering & technology

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